Auction 100, Lot 581

"[Lot of 4 Books]", Various

Subject: History - Civil War

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The pictorial history, "The Blue and the Gray" by Thomas B. Allen, has a chapter on wartime mapmaking. Published by National Geographic Society, Wash. DC, 1992, 320 pp., lavishly illustrated, 11 x 9.5" hardbound. "The War without Grant" by Robert R. McCormick, published by Bond Wheelwright Company, New York, 1950. First edition, 245 pp., index, 19 folding maps, 7.8 x 9", hardbound. "The Civil War Vol. I: The American Iliad as Told by Those Who Lived It" by Otto Eisenschiml and Ralph Newman, 719 pp. "The Civil War Vol. II: The Picture Chronicle of the Events, Leaders and Battlefields of the War" by Ralph Newman and E.B. Long, 240 pp. Published by Grosset & Dunlap, New York. 1956. The last two are a set housed in an illustrated cardboard slipcase.

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Condition: A

Slipcase for The Civil War is worn with loose joints, top detached, books very good.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $85

Closed on 9/12/2002

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