Cincinnati and Chicago: Caxton Publishing House, 1868.
First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. , xviii, pages 13-645, . Frontispiece steel engraved portrait of Davis. Brown cloth hardcover with gilt title on the spine. Moderate foxing to the end sheets and text edges. Cloth is chipped head and base of the spine. Staining to the front and rear outer joints. Light shelf wear to the covers. Interior hinges are in good condition. Faint old pencil inscriptions on the right front flyleaf and front blank end sheet. A period drawn illustration in pencil on the blank verso of the frontispiece steel engraving. Several 1970's and 80's news articles relating to Jefferson Davis placed inside the book. Fair. Item #21995