Vicksburg. 1885. 159pp. Original gilt cloth. Spotted and faded, extremities worn. Bookplate removed, front hinge loose. Internally very good and clean. Item #WRCAM949
Much material on steamboating, slavery, gambling, duels, railroads, and the Mississippi Bar. Also included is a brief account of the author's trip to Indiana in 1843. Some of these sketches were revised for inclusion in this work after first being published in the VICKSBURG EVENING POST, and many are here published for the first time. HOWES F403, "aa." GRAFF 1459. STREETER SALE 1565.