From the Alec Thomas Archives: Gone for a Soldier- The Civil War Memoirs of Private Alfred Bellard

By: Bellard, Alfred (David Herbert Donald, editor)

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Book Condition: Fine


Stated First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Very clean blue cloth boards with silver lettering and decoration on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean map-illustrated endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated in color and black and white with the sketches of Private Alfred Bellard. 298 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, one very short closed edge tear at flap fold. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. One of the most remarkable Civil War records ever discovered--a memoir of the war written by an obscure private soldier, illustrated with original pencil sketches and wash drawings by its author. An unparallelled firsthand account of what it was like to be a private soldier in the Union army.

Title: From the Alec Thomas Archives: Gone for a Soldier- The Civil War Memoirs of Private Alfred Bellard

Author Name: Bellard, Alfred (David Herbert Donald, editor)

Categories: History, War/Military, American Civil War,

Edition: First

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown Company: 1975

ISBN Number: 0316088331

ISBN Number 13: 9780316088336

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good+ Jacket

Seller ID: 027016

Keywords: American history, American Civil War, Alfred Bellard, memoir, civil war soldiers, first edition,