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Battle-pieces and aspects of the war

by Herman Melville.
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Description
272 p. ; 19 cm.
Variant title
Battle pieces and aspects of the war
Published
New York (Franklin Square) : Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1866.
Notes
Johnson, p. 356.
Poems.
Supplement, in prose, on the political situation: p. [257]-272.
All copies have a typographical error in the copyright statement, with "hundred" mis-spelled "hnndred."
Cited in
BAL 13673.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Copy 1: Original brown cloth, with blindstamped publisher's device on both covers; gilt spine title. Bookplate and stamps of Miller School (stamped Discarded).
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Copy 2: Original green cloth, with blindstamped publisher's device on both covers; gilt spine title. Signature of M.A. Field, 1879. Clifton Waller Barrett Library, Herman Melville Collection. Gift of C.W. Barrett.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Copy 3: Original blue cloth, with blindstamped publisher's device on both covers; gilt spine title. Clifton Waller Barrett Library, Herman Melville Collection. Gift of C.W. Barrett.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Copy 4: Original blue cloth, with blindstamped publisher's device on both covers; gilt spine title. Family copy (Mother), with a presentation inscription from the author to "Mrs. M.G. Melville from her affectionate son. H.M." Clifton Waller Barrett Library, Herman Melville Collection. Gift of C.W. Barrett.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Copy 5: Original brown cloth, with blindstamped publisher's device on both covers; gilt spine title. Presentation inscription from the author to Colonel Henry L. Potter dated Dec. 19, 1866. Bookplate of Carroll Atwood Wilson. Clifton Waller Barrett Library, Herman Melville Collection. Gift of C.W. Barrett.
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