Inscribed and signed by the author Fort Leavenworth: United States Infantry and Cavalry Press, 1895.
First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. ,  pages, 281 pages. Illustrated. Brown cloth hardcover with gilt title stamped on the front cover. Light edge wear to cloth corners. Front hinge is tender. Christmas gift inscription by the author located on the right flyleaf - "A Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from your cousin Edwin A. Root, Capt. 10th Infantry. Dec. 25, 1901." Laid inside the front cover is a blank double sided, folded, "Reconnaissance of the Road" form. Very good. Item #20929