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Easton Press, C. Vann Woodward "Mary Chesnut's Civil War" Leather Bound Collector's Edition, Two Vol. Complete Matched Set
Easton Press, C. Vann Woodward "Mary Chesnut's Civil War" Leather Bound Collector's Edition, Two Vol. Complete Matched Set


 
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Very Near Fine for both volumes. A wonderful bright clean copy free of any markings, writings, or stamps. Sharp corners that are not bumped. Unread books with square and tight spines. No attached bookplates or indication of any removed. A couple of very light superficial marks and scratches to the gilded page edges.

  $197.00
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Edition: Easton Press
Binding: Leather Bound (Full genuine leather)
Illustrator: Limited Edition
Dimensions: 9 "x 6" x 2"


Availability: Same Day Shipping
Product Code: EP7006

Description
 
Mary Chesnut's Civil War is an annotated collection of the diaries of Mary Boykin Chesnut, an upper-class planter who lived in South Carolina during the American Civil War. The diaries were extensively annotated by historian C. Vann Woodward and published by Yale University Press in 1981. For his work on the book, Woodward was awarded the 1982 Pulitzer Prize for History.

About the author

Mary Boykin Chesnut, born Mary Boykin Miller (March 31, 1823 - November 22, 1886), was a South Carolina author noted for a book published as her Civil War diary, a "vivid picture of a society in the throes of its life-and-death struggle."

Features
Includes all the classic Easton Press qualities:

* Premium Leather
* Silk Moire Endleaves
* Distinctive Cover Design
* Hubbed Spine, Accented in Real 22KT Gold
* Satin Ribbon Page Marker
* Gilded Page Edges
* Long-lasting, High Quality Acid-neutral Paper
* Smyth-sewn Pages for Strength and Durability
* Beautiful Illustrations


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