Item #81845 Thrilling Experiences of a First Georgia Cavalryman in the Civil War. O. P. HARGIS.

Thrilling Experiences of a First Georgia Cavalryman in the Civil War

Item #81845

HARGIS, O. P. Thrilling Experiences of a First Georgia Cavalryman in the Civil War: Special Scout Under General Wheeler. Three Months Inside Federal Lines. [Atlanta: Bennett Print. & Stamp Co. (?), n.d. ca. 1900]. 16mo. 43, [1] pp., advts. In orig. printed wrappers. Light toning to the wrappers. Bookplate on the verso of the front wrapper. Gentle vertical fold through the entire pamphlet else near fine. Dornbusch II, 227. Not in Nicholson, Nevins, or Howes. Hargis was eighteen in 1864 when he enlisted. His narrative includes accounts of Resaca, Kennesaw Mountain, Aiken (South Carolina), and Bentonville as well as additional accounts of numerous skirmishes including the routing of Wheeler's troops at Raleigh. Rare in commerce. OCLC suggests the publisher we note above. There are about a dozen copies in institutions.

Price: $3,500.00

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