Sypher, J. P.
Title HISTORY OF THE PENNSYLVANIA RESERVE CORPS: A Complete Record of the Organization; and of the Different Companies, Regiments and Brigades Containing Descriptions of Expeditions, Marches, Skirmishes and Battles; Together with Biographical Sketches of Officers and Personal Records of Each Man During His Term of Service. Compiled from Official Reports and other Documents.
Book Condition Good with no dust jacket
Publisher Lancaster, PA. Elias Barr & Company 1865 (1864)
Seller ID 1088
Full leather binding, black spine label, gilt titling and imitation bands, illustrations include map and portraits guarded with tissue, includes Muster-Out Roll by regiment at rear. Unsigned presentaton inscription on front free endpaper reads "Presented to his wife by the author". ; 6 x 9"; 723 pp; The top coat of the leather of the front board has worn off of about the lower 20%, strip of leather missing from edge of inside of front board, both boards are somewhat rubbed, about 1/2" of the spine bottom is worn away exposing the signatures, headband, etc. The book is thicker at the right edge than at the spine. Hinges remain strong, the binding remains quite functional. Internally, the book is quite nice, with little wear and only light foxing to a few pages.