New York / Boston/ Philadelphia, no date but December 1861 ot January 1862. Wrappers, printed in red, blue and gold, 12mo. A very scarce complete original issue of this almanac. It includes a complete history of the warup to December 1861, biographies of important officers in the North and South R. Lee is not included and U.
Grant is still a relatively unimportant brigadier general, organization of the army, witticisms and interesting tidbits and lots of period advertisements. Contains, among other things, an extract from the Memphis Appeal of August 15, 1861? ; with later retractions and amended stories. Fair Covers and Good Contents. The covers have marginal chips and tears with crude old repairs at gutter margins, the spine cover is missing.
S name written on front cover The Contents are complete with age browned paper, occasional light soil, one page with closed marginal short tear, one leaf with marginal chips with no loss of text. S name written on one of the advertisement pages. Check our other auctions and store listings for additional unusual items. The item "Civil War Original People's Military Almanac for 1862'Lincoln Assassinated" is in sale since Thursday, March 23, 2017. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible".The seller is "henryt" and is located in NJ. This item can be shipped worldwide.