THE PORTRAIT GALLERY OF THE WAR, by Frank Moore - 1865
The Portrait Gallery of the War, Civil, Military, and Navel: A Biographical Record
by Frank Moore
New York, NY: D. Van nostrand, 1865
Hardback is overall in GOOD condition.
- Illustrated 19th century book cover features the title in gilt as well as a boarder design in gilt.
- Boards show shelfwear, edgewear, scuffing and chips in the boards.
- Corners are bumped, scuffed, worn, frayed, with exposed board.
- Spine has gilt text with a woman design against a green background with bumped, chipped, frayed ends.
- Binding is has a lot of play.
- Endpapers and feps have some moderate foxing and dirt as well as a gift inscription written in pencil. (See Photos).
- Frontispiece is present and is moderately foxed but the image is still clear.
- Title page has an impression of the imagine of the frontispiece.
- Illustrations clear, age toned, with scattered foxing. There are slightly foxed tissue guards.
- Interior is age-toned, exhibits minimal signs of age and wear. There is scattered moderate foxing.
- Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks.
- Inside pages have scattered foxing.
- Text block edges have All Edges Gilt and a few markings.
- Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
353 pages. 7 x 9.75 inches.
This book features 60 profiles on people such as Abraham Lincoln, generals, admirals and lieutenants from the civil war, with illustrations and detailed events and strategies.
AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.
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