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    J. Harvey Mathes. The Old Guard in Gray. Researches in the Annals of the Confederate Historical Association. Sketches of Memphis Veterans Who Upheld Her Standard in the War, and of Other Confederate Worthies. [Memphis]: [Press of S. C. Toof & Co.], [1897]. First edition. Octavo. 292 pages. Illustrated. Publisher's original gray cloth with titles stamped in gilt on the front board and spine.

    This copy with a gift inscription, in pencil on the second front free endpaper: "Louis M. G. Bourne / From / (Papa) / Edward Bourne". A three-page sketch of Edward Bourne's service with the Third Confederate Regiment as well as his portrait appears on pages 43-45.

    Condition: Very good. The boards are soiled and bear a few modest stains; shelf wear at the corners and spine ends. Contents tight and clean.


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