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    [Ulysses S. Grant]. Adam Badeau Autograph Letter Signed. Two pages, 4.5" x 7.5", Washington, September 11, 1867, to "Messrs D. Appleton & Co." regarding a chapter of his seminal work on General Ulysses S. Grant. He says, in part: "I have written chapter of sixty to eighty pages (printed) ready to send as soon as I get the revise of last chapter. The succeeding chapter is also nearly ready. I think I shall have quite concluded this volume in two weeks more." Adam Badeau served as Ulysses S. Grant's military secretary following the war and authored the three volume work, The Military History of U. S. Grant. The first volume of his book was published by D. Appleton & Co. in 1867. Matted and framed with a photo of Badeau to an overall size of 13.5" x 10.75".

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