The Army Officer’s Pocket Companion; Principally Designed for Staff Officers in the Field. Lt. William P. Craighill.
The Army Officer’s Pocket Companion; Principally Designed for Staff Officers in the Field.

The Army Officer’s Pocket Companion; Principally Designed for Staff Officers in the Field.

NY: Van Nostrand, 1862. 1862 Edition. HB. Excellent respine making for a handsome manual. Xlib from the Cincinnati Library. Now overall VG+ / No Jacket. Item #80
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Not in standard references. Book is a general information manual for carry in the field. Interestingly, there is a tipped in notebook with ruled paper for note taking. Has to be exceptionally scarce, have not seen it before. Xlib. HAS SIGNATURE OF WILLIAM E. HAMILL, U.S. ENGINEERS ON THE TITLE PAGE. Likely the Hamill who served in the 4th Ohio Cav and later the 183rd Ohio Inf. He is buried in Cincinnati, where this book resided for many years.

Price: $275.00

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