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    James Longstreet. From Manassas to Appomattox: Memoirs of the Civil War in America. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1908.

    Second edition, revised. Octavo. 698 pages. Frontispiece portrait of Longstreet late in life with facsimile inscription, fourteen plates, and sixteen colored maps.

    Original green cloth with titles, rules and Confederate general's rank insignia device in gilt on the spine. Rules in blind on the front and rear boards. Slight fade to spine. Small stain on the lower third of the spine and a larger stain running across the lower left corner of the front board. Light shelf wear. Corners slightly bumped and abraded. Contents slightly toned but sound and square. Former owner's name in ink on the front pastedown. Very good.

    A handsome copy of the venerable "Old War Horse's" memoirs. Longstreet was de facto second in command of the Confederate army after Lee.


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    February, 2008
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