HOSPITAL LIFE IN THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC.
Boston: William V. Spencer, 1866. First edition 12mo. 199pp., plus 5pp.of publisher's ads (both a two-page and a three-page catalogue). A moving account of caring for the wounded in the Civil War, at Fredericksburg, Washington and elsewhere. Light soil and foxing, but internally sound and tight in the original purple cloth largely faded to brown, stamped with a gilt design of a field tent and two soldiers on the front cover. Spine gilt dulled, spine ends worn, otherwise near very good. Hardcover (Item ID: 5468)