THE FIRST YEAR OF THE WAR.

Richmond. 1862. 403pp. Half title. Original printed glossy orange wrappers. Chipped at spine ends, edgeworn, slightly soiled, contemporary gift inscription on front wrapper. Scattered foxing. Good. In a folding cloth box, morocco label. Item #WRCAM31954

A variant issue of the "corrected and improved edition," published the same year as the first. Pollard's popular history of the first year of the Civil War, told from the Southern perspective, went through several printings, north and south. This version in wrappers was published without illustrations or maps. PARRISH & WILLINGHAM 4992. NEVINS II, p.175. HOWES P499. SABIN 63855.

Price: $600.00