The life and services of Lieutenant-General Winfield Scott, including his brilliant achievments in the War of 1812, in the Mexican War, and the pending War for the Union, with maps and engravings

New York: N. C. Miller/A.S. Barnes & Burr, 1861. Hardcover. 560p., engraved frontis-portrait with tissue-guard, pink endpapers, preface, appendix, maps, illustrations, engravings, mild foxing and offsetting near engravings, shelf-wear with tiny losses at both rims, good first edition in embossed black-green cloth and gilt.

The most complete edition. An earlier life of Scott was published in 1852. This covers the years since as well as the plans for the impending Civil War.

Cat.No: 195800

Price: $95.00