The Negro in the American Rebellion : His Heroism and His Fidelity
Brown, William Wells

Boston Lee & Shepard 1867 First edition Octavo (standard size) Original reddish cloth with gil lettering to spine, with gilt designs at head and heel of spine. Wear to edges and corners of boards, some scuffing and spotting to covers. Name and address of former woner stamped on first pastedown. A couple signatures are partially detached.A bit of soiling the the top edge of textblock. Interior pages are surprisingly free of foxing and only very lightly age-toned. Pages are flexible and clean. 380 p. A very early detailed and laudatory history of US colored troops in the Civil War. Uncommon. Good Hardcover (Item ID: 18069)


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