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Ulysses S. Grant
PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF ULYSSES S. GRANT - 1885 FIRST EDITION - LEATHER - CIVIL WAR
First Edition. 1885. Fine - Condition. Original, 3/4, genuine leather binding with seven, raised spine bars; marbled end pages and page ends; bright, gold decorative highlights, lettering and medallion on the cover; richly illustrated; completed, matching, two-volume, antique book set. Scroll down to the bottom to see all 24 photos and description below. PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF U.S. GRANT BY ULYSSES S. GRANT Complete, Matching, Two-Volume, Antique Book Set FIRST EDITION FINE - CONDITION Original, 3/4, Genuine Leather Covers - Bright, Clean, Solidly Bound, Complete, Antique Book Set Frontispiece Illustrations of Grant in Each Volume Loaded with Wonderful Maps and Facsimile Documents Bright, Gold-Giled Highlights; Marbled End Pages and Page Ends HANDSOMELY PUBLISHED BY CHARLES L. WEBSTER COMPANY, NEW YORK, IN 1885 UNION BOOKSHELF #35 "Written frantically while in a race with death, these recollections rank with the best of the Civil War period." - Civil War Books Considered among the greatest of military memoirs. The Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant is an autobiography of American President and General Ulysses S. Grant. This historic, two-volume set focuses mainly on the general's actions during the American Civil War, but also covers Grant's early life, cadetship, and frontier and Mexican War experience. Written as Grant was dying of throat cancer in 1885, the set was published by Mark Twain shortly after Grant's death. The memoirs were a financial and critical success and are still praised for their high literary qualities as one of the finest military memoirs ever written. … [Click Below for Full Description]
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