Very Good. Item #6767
New York: A.S. Barnes & Company, 1881. First Edition. Octavo. 241-320 p. + 16 p. advertisements. Printed Wrappers. Frontispiece of John Eager Howard with tissue guard; fold-out map of "Seige of Yorktown." Includes notice of the death of President Garfield and Chester A. Arthur taking the oath of office.
Wraps are chipped and toned along edges. Spine toned. General creasing and staining. Binding is holding. Pages lightly toned.
Includes articles on the Siege of York, material concerning French officers at Yorktown, and a biographical sketch of John Eager Howard by Elizabeth Read.