DescriptionG[eorge] W[ashington] Beale. A Lieutenant of Cavalry in Lee's Army. Boston: The Gorham Press, 1918. First edition. Twelvemo. [1-8], 9-231 pages. Publisher's original red cloth with titles stamped in gilt on the front board and spine. Publisher's imprint blind stamped on the rear board. A superior copy of this scarce work.
"Served under Stuart, Hampton and Fitz Hugh Lee. Interesting chapter on the pursuit and death of Booth", Howes B273. "Totally concerned with the military movements and engagements of Stuart's cavalry; written with a somewhat impersonal detachment.", Nevins, I, 56.
Condition: Near fine. Small bookseller's label affixed to lower edge of front pastedown. Seldom encountered, and almost never in this condition.
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