By Ellen McGowan Biddle
1907   J. B. Lippincott Company
8" by 5" 1907
The author's presentation copy of this illustrated Confederate Civil War autobiography by Ellen McGowan Biddle
By Ellen McGowan Biddle

1907 Reminiscences of a Soldier's Wife.

1907   J. B. Lippincott Company
8" by 5" 1907
The author's presentation copy of this illustrated Confederate Civil War autobiography by Ellen McGowan Biddle
£550.00
: 0.5kgs / : 879Z48

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Description

Author's Presentation Copy, First Edition, Illustrated, Original Binding, Publishers' Original Binding

Author's presentation copy with inscription by the author; "To Mrs William Bunker, with best wishes of Ellen McGowan Biddle".

The first edition. 

Illustrated with a frontispiece and 13 monochrome photographic plates. Collated complete. 

This autobiographical work was written by Ellen McGowan Biddle. The work describes the author's time accompanying her husband, Captain James Biddle, on his various assignments as a soldier after the American Civil War.

Condition

In the publisher's original cloth. Externally very smart with fading to the spine, the odd minor mark to the boards and slight bumping and rubbing to the extremities with a very small closed tear to the tail of the spine. The odd minor mark to the endpapers. Author's presentation inscription to the half title. Internally generally firmly bound with rear hinge starting after rear blanks with the odd minor mark and very lightly age toned pages.

Very Good

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