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1860 CIVIL WAR SOLDIER POCKET BIBLE PASSED DOWN SPANISH AMERICAN & WW2 vafo
To see all of my items, type VAFO into the ebay search bar. ANTIQUE 1860 CIVIL WAR SOLDIER POCKET BIBLE PRESENTED TO BENJAMIN BARGER OF COMPANY G UNDER CAPTAIN J.F.B. TAPPER IN 1861. IT WAS THEN PASSED DOWN TO HIS SON, C (CHARLES).C. BARGER IN 1893 DURING THE SPANISH AMERICAN WAR AND FINALLY PASSED DOWN FROM CHARLES BARGER TO HIS GRANDSON, JOHN PAUL BARGER IN 1941 DURING WORLD WAR 2. I CAN ONLY IMAGINE HOW RARE IT IS TO HAVE A SOLDIER BIBLE PASSED DOWN THROUGH A FAMILY OF SOLDIERS OVER THEY YEARS OF SERVICE TO THE UNITED STATES. THERE IS A 48 STAR AMERICAN FLAG THAT WAS IN THE COVERS OF THE BOOK. BOOK MEASURES 4.5 X 3 1/8 X 1 1/4 INCHES. MINOR WEAR FROM AGE & USE. ONE LEAF IN FRONT IS LOOSE. ALL PAGES PRESENT. SOME MINOR FOXING / BROWNING. SEE PHOTOS FOR DETAIL. ALL SALES FINAL, NO RETURNS / REFUNDS. THANK YOU.
Bookseller: valleyforgeantiques [Downingtown, Pennsylvania, US]
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