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    U[lysses]. S. Grant: Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant. In Two Volumes. (New York: Charles L. Webster & Company, 1885, 1886). First edition. Two octavo volumes (9" x 5.5"). 584; 647 pages. Illustrated with engraved portraits of Grant, maps, facsimile letters (some folding). Publisher's green cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt. Floral endpapers. Bindings soiled and lightly worn, but still show very well. Light foxing but for the preliminary pages of volume II, where the foxing is a heavier. Some tears, especially to the folding plates. Generally, a very good copy of what is widely considered to be one of the best military memoirs ever penned.

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    October, 2007
    25th-26th Thursday-Friday
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