Very Good. Item #6024
Philadelphia: Hayes & Zell, 1856. First U.S. Edition. Octavo. 300 pages + 4 pages of advertisements. Blindstamped brown cloth with gilt lettering and decoration to spine and central design to front board in gilt. Loss to spine ends, rubbing to edges, corners bumped and cracked. Binding is sound. Ownership inscription to front free endpaper and interior is sound.
Description of the Crimean War from the point of view of a Zouave trumpeter. Mentions Florence Nightingale and her nurses.