Myers, Robert Manson, ed.
Title The Children of Pride: a true story of Georgia and the Civil War
Book Condition Near Fine
Jacket Condition Very Good
Edition First Edition
Size 8vo 8" - 9" tall
Publisher New Haven, Connecticut Yale University Press 1972
Inscription Signed by Author
Seller ID 341037
Signed and inscribed by the author inside the front flap. Fascinating collection of letters detailing plantation life in the South (1854-1868) from the family of Rev. Dr. Charles Colcock Jones of Liberty County, Georgia. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Illustrated endpapers. Gray textured cloth covers with blue labeling and gilt lettering to spine. Light smudging and foxing to textblock edges. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, protected by a plastic coat, dust jacket not being price-clipped. xxv + 1,845 pp. including an extensive Index and "Who's Who." Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.
Civil War|Georgia|plantation life|Robert Manson Myers|Charles Colcock Jones