Rare 1901 Waco, Tx, 4th Texas Infantry Confederate Texan Civil War Diary Letters
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Rare 1901 Waco, Tx, 4th Texas Infantry Confederate Texan Civil War Diary Letters:
A Texan in Search of a Fight; Being the Diary and Letters of a Private Soldier in Hood's Texas Brigade
By John C. West
189 pp. Dornbusch II, TX(C)-1090. 4th Texas Infantry. Coulter #469. Howes W-278. Softcover in original wraps.Nevins lists West's book as being "Among the best personal accounts of life in Hood's famous brigade." [Nevins I-176, Howes W278]. [AB-220].
Promotional brochure laid in, tipped in is an 8 page eulogy to the author's wife containing biographical information, with her portrait on the front wrap.
First edition, toned, first few pages chipped at outer margins, title page nearly detached. Spine taped.
SCARCE. Not Ex-Lib.
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