New York: Julius Bien & Co, . Large folio [47 cm] 3/4 red leather with red cloth over boards, with the title in gilt on the front board. "War Atlas. 1861-1865. Plates 136-175" in gilt on the spine. Previous owner's name in gilt on the front board. Marbled text block edges. The extremities are rubbed, and there is a 4" crack in the front joint at the head. With 39 double-page plates. The final plates offer wonderful detailed representations of the buttons, badges, and caps of the U. S. Army and C. S. Army, in addition to their cavalry equipment, revolvers, swords, tents, and wagons. Wright Howes 822. Very good. Item #55676
A volume from the important Civil War Atlas.