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    [Joseph P. Blessington]. The Campaigns of Walker's Texas Division. By a Private Soldier. New York: Lange, Little & Co., 1875. First edition. 8vo. 314pp. Frontispiece. Original green cloth over boards. Professionally rebacked with gilt lettering to spine. Early public school library markings to front and rear pastedowns. Tape repair to hinges. Overall, very good.

    "The names of the officers and diary of marches also included, with an account of the surrender of the Trans-Mississippi Department. One of the best war histories written, as to the Texas troops" (Raines).

    References: Basic Texas Books 17. Howes B533. Raines, p. 27.


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