Place Published: London
Publisher: Chapman & Hall, 1862.
Date Published: 1862
Edition: 1st & 2nd Editions
Binding: Hard Cover
Volume 1 - 1st UK Edition and Volume 2 - 2nd UK Edition. 2 volumes, mixed set. 5-1/2 inches x 8-1/2 inches. viii,-467pp.(1) ; viii,-494pp.(1).
New very dark blue leather spine with original blue marbled paper-covered boards worn on edges and corners. Ex-library with very small blind stamps on title pages and folding map with small tears on folds in map. Text clean insides and very good condition.
"Chapters IV-VII, pp. 43-98, deal with Lower Canada, Upper Canada, Niagara Falls, and the connection between Canada and Great Britain."
Chapters detail Newport, Rhode Island, Boston, Proposed Termination of the War, Command of the Mississippi, Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont, The White Mountains, Portland, American Hotels, Lower Canada, Montreal, Upper Canada Ottawa, Lumbering, Niagara, New York, North and West, Division of The States, General Fremont, Northern Army, The Morrill Tariff, The Frontier Men, Detroit, Milwaukee, Soldiers from Minnesota, Chicago, Buffalo to NY, Central Park, American Women, Cambridge and Lowell, Rights of Women, Boston, Washington, Causes of The War, Abolition, Congress, Missouri, Cairo and Camp Wood, Gun-Boats, The Army of The North, etc. etc. Whole chapters are written concerning American Hotels, Literature, and more. There is no way to fully describe the vast information and history in this land mark first edition written while traveling across the United States of America during the Civil War!
Heavy book set and will require extra postage.
Very Good. Item #607