The War in Cuba: Being a Full Report of Her Great Struggle for Freedom
Chicago: A.B. Kuhlman & Co., 1898. Good. Item #21619
Chicago: A.B. Kuhlman & Co., . Octavo (21cm.); publisher's grey pictorial cloth stamped in five colors, all edges marbled, floral endpapers; ,664pp.; illus. and maps throughout, decorative presentation leaf (unused) printed lithograph in green and black bound at head of volume. Cloth quite rubbed and worn at extremities, corners and spine ends bumped with some exposure, binding rather soiled, includng brief blue paint (?) stain at top margin of rear cover; textblock uniformly toned and rather shaken in binding. Overall a Good copy, internally clean and sound. Copyright erroneously printed "1896," two years before the conflict began.
From the title page: "A complete record of Spanish tyranny and oppression; scenes of violence and bloodshed; Daring Deeds of Cuban Heroes and Patriots; thrilling incidents of conflict; American aid for the cause of Cuba; secret expeditions; inside facts of the war, etc. etc."