Philadelphia: A. Winch, (1867). First Edition, First Printing. Octavo. 15.5 x 23.5 cm. 136 pp. A good serviceable copy in original brown textured cloth, with some chipping to the spine and corners. Some sporadic penciled check marks in the text. Item #25018
Pages printed in two columns. With ownership signature and stamp of D.J. Craigie, First Lieutenant, 8th Iowa Volunteer Infantry 1861-1864, who later rose to the rank of Colonel, 11th U.S. Infantry in 1902. He was also breveted First Lieutenant and Captain in 1867 for gallant and meritorious service in the Civil War battles of Shiloh and Iuka, respectively. Information on Craigie from Arlington National Cemetery. Scarce.