Easton press limited addition, limited quantities! These hefty books weigh in at 22 pounds with the packaging. They are very beautiful and gives a great depiction of our Civil War. THIS IS BELOW THE MSRP.
THE SOLDIER IN OUR CIVIL WAR, VOL 1, 2: PICTORIAL HISTORY. The majestic tribute to America's Civil War - first published in 1884.
This Book is Dedicated to the Veteran Soldiers -- the Hero of these Volumes -- and to the Sons of Veterans who Keep Green the Memory of their Fathers' Sacrifice on the Battle Fields of Our Civil War. Created in 1884 as a memorial to the still fresh wounds of America's greatest conflict, this stunning pictorial history pays tribute to the Civil War's principal battles, and particularly to the soldiers whose sacrifice, patriotism and honor determined the fate of our nation. Extensively illustrated with maps, portraits and battle scenes -- including several spectacular 2-page spreads! This is a truly magnificent oversized leather-bound set.
Each volume measures an impressive 11 3/4" x 17" - just like the vintage originals. With 22kt gold accents, luxurious paper Smyth-sewn into the binding, gleaming gilded page ends, and a satin-ribbon page marker, and all the original illustrations, this Civil War commemorative edition is nothing short of breathtaking. Oversized Edition (11 3/4" x 17").