New York, NY: McLoughlin Brothers, 1908. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Very good+ condition. Item #019109
x, 354 pages of text. Original hardcover binding with minor uneven fading to the boards, minor browning to the paper spine label, and minor shelfwear. Illustrated with a frontisportrait. Previous owner's name handwritten on the inside front cover"P.G. Wood Brig. Genl: U.S.A. Los Angeles Cal. May 4th 1908." Palmer Gaylord Wood (1843-1915) served in the Civil War as Second (and later First) Lieutenant of the 7th California Volunteer Infantry starting October 28, 1864. He also served in the Spanish American War. First edition.