Very Good. Item #9829
Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press for the Eleutherian Mills Historical Library, 1969. First Edition. Three volumes; large octavos; publisher's blue cloth, gilt-lettered spines, blue topstains, housed in original matching slipcase; illus. throughout, including folding plates, maps, and facsimiles. Spine gilt uniformly dulled, minor wear and soil to slipcase, else a Very Good or better set.
Massive compilation of the letters of Union Navy rear admiral Samuel Francis Du Pont (1803-1865).