Williams, Kenneth P.
Title Lincoln Finds a General: a military study of the Civil War, complete in five volumes
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition Very Good
Edition First Edition
Size 8vo 8" - 9" tall
Publisher New York Macmillan Publishing Company
Seller ID 341490
Extremely scarce in the trade in this state of completeness and edition, a set of all five volumes of Williams' magisterial study of the military history of the American Civil War, all being stated First Editions. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copies, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Published by the Macmillan Company 1949, 1949, 1952, 1956, 1959. Bright and shiny dust jackets to each, printed, showing only very minor wear, now protected in Mylar, not price-clipped, but machine-clipped. Lovely blue cloth covers with sharp and distinct gilt stamping to covers and spines. Frontis portraits of Lincoln and various Generals, plus maps throughout by Clark Ray. In order, xviii + 443 pp. to Volume One (with slight red-stain to front panel of dust jacket); 482-902 pp. to Volume Two; xiv + 585 to Volume Three; xii + 616 to Volume Four; xiii + 395 pp. to Volume Five, which is tanned considerably. Dark blue cloth. Heads and heels lightly bumped; edges and interiors lightly toned. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.
military history|Kenneth P. Williams|Abraham Lincoln|generals|military commanders