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    John D. Hayes, editor: Samuel Francis Du Pont: A Selection from His Civil War Letters Three-Volume Set in Slipcase. (Ithaca, New York: The Eleutherian Mills Historical Library at Cornell University Press, 1969), first edition, three volumes: 1,540 total pages, blue cloth with gilt lettering on the spine, top edge blue, 8vo (6.25" x 9.5"), glassine jackets on each volume. Fascinating set of correspondence from the naval officer first given command of the ironclads. The set is in very good condition, with very minimal shelf wear present, though the glassine covers show noticeable tearing and chipping. The slipcase is slightly worn, but still very attractive.

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