Brown cloth boards have gilt lettering on spine. Cloth is clean but for two small pale spots. Corners and spine ends are bumped but not worn.Binding is mildly shaken, with slight separations between some signatures, but no loose or loosening pages. Pages are bright and generally clean, though there is very limited foxing, mainly at front pages. The pastedown front endpaper has been peeled from the cloth edges in spots (see pic) and the ffep has a stamp from NYS Assemblyman Benj. Illustrated with many black and white drawings. Three plates of these were traced in pencil (see pic).
There are 11 chapters of instruction with a question and answer format. At the end there is a 21 page dictionary of military terms. All my books are as described. Please check my feedback to assure yourself that you'll speedily get the book that is described. A happy customer comes back!The item "1863 NATIONAL GUARD MANUAL Pinckney instruction for Civil War soldiers" is in sale since Thursday, December 15, 2016. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible".
The seller is "robiblio" and is located in North Tonawanda, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.