The Campaigns of Walkers Texas Division by a Private Soldier (Joseph Palmer Blessington), 1875, 1. Edition, Lange, Little & Co. Printers, New York, 314pp, hardback. Jenkins Basic Texas Books notes This is the only complete history of the largest single unit of Texas troops in the Civil War, the only division in the confederate army composed of troops from a single state.
Rains called it one of the best war histories written, as to the Texas troops. Written by a corporal on the staff of General Richard Surry. It was derived from his own diaries. Scarce in the first edition in any condition. Fair only; covers worn, spine cover becoming detached along right side; book interior tight; former owners bookplate on inside front cover; chip on upper right tip of title page; large chip out of last page; pencil writing on rear blank page; looks like a blank page may be missing from back (see photos).We try to give an accurate description of any condition issues, provide photos, and welcome questions. Any yellow and/or white blob in the picture is a reflection of the flash and overhead lights. The item "1875 Campaign of Walkers Texas Division by A Private Soldier 1st, HB Civil War" is in sale since Saturday, December 11, 2021. This item is in the category "Books & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "texanabooks" and is located in San Antonio, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.