Item #26670 The Story of the Great March. From the Diary of A Staff Officer. Brevet Major George Ward Nichols, Aid-De-Camp to General Sherman.

The Story of the Great March. From the Diary of A Staff Officer.

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1865.

Twenty-Second edition. Hardcover. 12mo. [1], xiii, xiv (blank), 408 pages. Illustrated. Fold-out map. Brown cloth hardcover with gilt embossed medal illustration on the front cover. Gilt stamped title on spine. Brown end sheets. Folding map has about a 2" closed tear on the left edge (no loss of content). Name label of Robert A. Zimmerman on the front paste down. Previous owner(s) names on on the front paste down. 1865 gift inscription written on the front blank end paper. Preface to this edition is dated November, 1865.

Nevins I p. 137 - "Better known as a prolific postwar novelist, Nichols first gained fame with this dramatic but opinionated memoir." Good. Item #26670

Price: $100.00