Item #26937 Journal of Army Life. R. Glisan.

Journal of Army Life

San Francisco: A.L. Bancroft and Company, 1874. Very Good -. Item #26937

San Francisco: A.L. Bancroft and Company, 1874, First Edition. Octavo; [xii], 511pp. Twenty-one illustrations including frontis, all present. Foldout meteorological observations table at back. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt and black lettering and and decoration. Ex-Duluth Public Library copy with their reference bookplates to front and rear pastedown, stamps to preliminaries, and sticker shadow to spine, but no card pockets or other additions. Boards rubbed along edges and corners with some exposure; split to cloth across spine tail with no loss, darkening to spine and edges of boards, with some staining and soiling to cloth, but gilt still legible. Likely re-cased, with apparent repair to top corner of rear board. Opens easily between gatherings but binding is holding soundly. Pages a touch toned along edges. Some very sparse pencil marginalia with small puncture to page 217-8 with loss, but otherwise text all legible.

[HOWES G-209, GRAFF 1575].

Price: $100.00