Wearing of the Gray; Being Personal Portraits, Scenes and Adventures. John Esten COOKE.

Wearing of the Gray; Being Personal Portraits, Scenes and Adventures

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COOKE, John Esten. Wearing of the Gray; Being Personal Portraits, Scenes and Adventures of the War. New York: E.B. Treat & Co., 1867. 1st ed. 601pp. Portrait frontis., plates. Orig. sheep, black morocco spine label, all edges marbled. Wear to spine ends and corners, boards rubbed, front outer hinge starting, light scattered foxing, one plate sprung but present, former owner's name on front free endpaper, else very good. HOWES C-735. In Taller Cotton, 45. "Cooke's most famous volume and the closest thing to an autobiography of his war career; much information on Jackson, Stuart, and other Confederate leaders" Nevins I, p.74.

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