Nashville: Confederate Veteran, 1901. First. HB. Some soiling as per usual on the light colored boards. Front hinge starting, rear hinge crudely repaired. But tight and square / No Jacket. Item #101
French was Northern born, graduate of West Point, and had an early army career as an artillerist. He was chosen early in the War for a general's position where he served until 1863 as essentially a regional commander on the Eastern seaboard. He was given command of a division in the Army of Tennessee where he served out the duration of the conflict. Eicher 221. Nevins I-91. Coulter 176. Dornbusch II-2742. I have seen this book in different color bindings - maroon, blue, and gray. This one is gray.