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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. 314 pages. Frontispiece. Exquisitely rebound in full calf with twin gilt rules on the front and rear board and stamped in gilt on the spine. A handsome copy with only some trivial scattered soiling to the contents.

    "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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