Item #393 The Life of Stonewall Jackson. John E. Cooke, By a. Virginian.
The Life of Stonewall Jackson.

The Life of Stonewall Jackson.

New York: Charles Richardson, 1866. First thus. Hardcover. VG-. Spine lettering faded, small spots on boards. However, tight and square with perfect hinges. / None. Item #393

First Edition Thus, The real first is a Confederate imprint from 1863, this edition evidently "stolen" during the War and published in the North. Not a common book even so. Nevins: II-47: "'Composed in bivouac" by an unconcealed admirer; based on personal observations and some official documents." Howes C-734. SP,
Southall Freeman states Cooke was a major of Jackson's staff and met most of the luminaries he writes about during the War. Dornbusch IV-8871. Three appendices.

Has the portrait called for in Howes. Maps and portrait VG.

Price: $185.00

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