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Memoirs of General William T. Sherman
First edition, handsomely bound, with large folding map

Sherman's Memoirs, handsomely bound
"The day was extremely beautiful, clear sunlight, with bracing air, and an unusual feeling of exhilaration seemed to pervade all minds--a feeling of something to come, vague and undefined, still full of venture and intense interest." 

                     -General Sherman, on leaving Atlanta during his "March to the Sea". 

 

SHERMAN, William T. Memoirs of General William T. Sherman. New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1875. Modern three-quarter brown morocco gilt, marbled boards, top edges gilt. With large folding map in pocket. Housed in custom morocco-edged slipcase (not pictured). Two volumes. $900.

First edition, with large (30x48 inches) folding map documenting Sherman's campaigns. Detailed accounts and reminiscences from one of the Civil War's most influential and successful generals, including a vivid description of events during his famed "March to the Sea". Fine condition, handsomely bound.

 

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