Andersonville, a Story of Rebel Military Prisons, Complete in 2 Volumes : Fifteen Months a Guest of the So-Called Southern Confederacy, a Private Soldier's Experience in Richmond, Andersonville, Savannah, Millen, Blackshear and Florence

By: McElroy, John

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654 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Set of two softcover volumes, brown snakeskin-textured leatherette covers, several lists and tables, a few songs with tunes and lyrics, 654 pages thru-paginated, over 100 b/w illustrations in text, reproduced from engravings, with captions. ; Originally published in 4 vols in 1879. This 1899 edition is complete in 2 vols. ; Authored by John McElroy, a Private in 16th Illinois Cavalry, who was confined at Andersonville from February to October 1864, and at other prisons. ; Complete title: 'Andersonville, A Story of Rebel Military Prisons: Fifteen Months a Guest of the So-Called Southern Confederacy, a Private Soldier's Experience in Richmond, Andersonville, Savannah, Millen, Blackshear and Florence'. ; Condition: Fair. Covers soiled and worn. Side-stapled bindings are intact but one front and one rear leaf of each vol is stressed and partly torn near staples. Title pg of vol-2 is torn and partly missing, affecting text. Pages are overall tanned from age, but not brittle. Everything readable. Scarce. Sold as is. ; Old Glory Library Series

Title: Andersonville, a Story of Rebel Military Prisons, Complete in 2 Volumes : Fifteen Months a Guest of the So-Called Southern Confederacy, a Private Soldier's Experience in Richmond, Andersonville, Savannah, Millen, Blackshear and Florence

Author Name: McElroy, John

Categories: History,

Publisher: National Tribune: 1899

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 14508

Keywords: Andersonville Prison ; Atrocities ; Memoirs ; Military History ; Civil War ; Prisoners Of War ; POWs ;,