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    George C. Furber. The Twelve Months Volunteer; or, Journal of a Private, in the Tennessee Regiment of Cavalry, in the Campaign, in Mexico, 1846-7 . . . Including a Complete History of the War with Mexico. Cincinnati: J. A. & U. P. James, 1850. 8vo. xi, 640pp. Twenty-three engraved plates and one folding map ("A New Map of Mexico, California & Oregon"). Full period sheep with ornate blind-stamped pictorial boards. Front joint renewed. The spine and boards are rubbed and lightly soiled, but the pages are remarkably bright with occasional foxing. Ink name on a front endpaper. A scarce book.

    References: Howes F420. Sabin 26217.

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