DescriptionWilliam R. Plum. The Military Telegraph During the Civil War in the United States. Chicago: 1882. First edition.
William R. Plum. The Military Telegraph During the Civil War in the United States. Chicago: Jansen, McClurg & Company, 1882.
First edition. Two octavo volumes. Frontispiece portraits, maps and in-text illustrations. Publisher's cloth with gilt titles on spines. Bindings rubbed and soiled, heavier on first volume. First volume cracked hinges. First front free endpaper coming loose. Previous owner's name on preliminary of first volume and front pastedown of second volume. Dampstaining to first frontispiece and heavy foxing on second frontispiece and its title page. Pages with light edge wear and occasional smudges or minor spots of soiling. Very good.
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