Fair. 1946 hardcover, stated 1st edition, no marks noted in text, dust jacket well worn and torn, pages tanned, Each order is emailed a USPS tracking number. All books are sanitized and cleaned for your protection before mailing.
Good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 313 p. Audience: General/trade. plus 28 pages in index. Hardcover book, brown full cloth cover. This book is all about Richmond, during the Civil War and how important a station it was to the Confedercy...On the title page a quote from Robert E. Lee was printed: "RICHMOND MUST NOT BE GIVEN UP; IT SHALL NOT BE GIVEN UP! and because it was the Capitol of Virginia and a main hold to the moral of the soldiers of the South it was held on to for as long as possible. This book has frontispiece of the exodus from Richmond over one of their bridges There are 10 chapters, notes, biblio, and index There are 32 illus of the city and that time plus frontipiece. Also there are 28 pages of index, so that biblio and index are most valuable. 5.75 x 8.5 x 1" sized. FOLD OUT MAP AT BACK. Stated First Edition, no d.j. but the contexts and condition are solid. The tan cloth cover is sunned at s pine and this book is just normally dull because of the choice of cloth cover. Illus. are mainly from Harper's Weekly and London News. lean endpapers except for previous owners name. I will wrap this with care. 8/11,
Very Good. No Jacket. Ex-Library. Octavo. Cloth, no dj; slight dulling to gilt on spine; ex-library with usual markings removed or blacked out; scattered ink underlining done by a high school history teacher with a straight edge; gift notation. B000NXNY7A.
Near Fine. Book blurbs about the book tipped onto the front endpaper, dj has tape reinforcement at the extrm's on the backside and front side at the base and head of the spine strip only. 310p foldout maps. internals o/w as new. 313.
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