Book is in Fair to Good condition with brown boards. Heavy bumping to board corners and head/tail of spine. Front/back boards have faded areas and a few stains. Darkening to textblock. Foxing on pastedowns and endpapers. Minor warping on inner pages. Previous owner's name in pencil on front pastedown. Fold-out map attached to last page, map is in Fair condition with torn areas. Despite age, this is a well-preserved book. No jacket. Book is wrapped in clear plastic. 256 pgs. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Titel: Report of Major General John Pope. Letter ...
Verlag: Government Printing Office
Einband: Hard Cover
Auflage: First Edition.
Buchbeschreibung Government Printing Office, Wash DC, 1863. Hardcover. Zustand: Very Good with no dust jacket. Presumed 1st. 256 pages; Summary of Civil War statistics and actions for the period. Includes deaths, battles, defenses etc. Large fold out map in VG condiiton with 3/4" tear at insertion point. Firmly bound in green [now faded to brown] original cloth. ; 0. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 35353
Buchbeschreibung Government Printing Office, Washington DC, 1863. Hardcover. 37th Congress, 3d Session, House of Representatives, Ex. Doc. No 81. Pope writes "It was the wish of the government that I should cover the city of Washington from any attacks from the direction of Richmond, make such dispositions as were necessary to assure the safety of the valley of the Shenandoah, and at the same time so operated upon the enemy's lines of communication in the direction of Gordonsville and Charlottesville, as to draw off, if possible, a considerable force of the enemy from Richmond." (p5). Contains report of Major General John Pope, United States Army of His Campaign in Virginia, and reports of major generals; also with reports of casualties and appendices. 8vo, 256pp, folding map. Stamped green cloth, gilt title to spine, slt rubbed spine ends and corners. Internally, short tear where folding map attaches, o/w very good. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 14697