Title: Personal Memoirs
Seller ID: 51726
SHERIDAN, PHILIP H. Personal Memoirs in two volumes, New York: Charles L. Webster, 1888. Octavo, first edition, pp. xiii, 500; xi, 486, green cloth boards designed in homage to U.S. Grant's memoirs with the four-star shoulder strap on the spine, gilt image of Sheridan on upper panels, waving his hat to rally the troops, as he famously did in the Shenandoah Valley victory; engraved frontispieces, 15 other engravings, 27 maps (11 folding). See Dornbusch V.2, 2400. Condition of these books: Boards worn and rubbed, gilt decorations very good and bright. Leaves toning, images fine, former owner inked his name and address onto flyleaves. A very good set overall.