Rare 1867 Confederate CIVIL War John Esten Cooke Virginia Jeb Stuart Aide First
From 1867, a rare first edition. Wearing of the Gray, Comprising Personal Portraits, Scenes and Adventures of the Late War, with Thrilling Narratives of the Daring Deeds, Dashing Charges, Toilsome Marches,, Willing Sacrifices and Patient Sufferings of the Boys in Gray. Bound in period cloth, gilt titles faded at the spine.
Sized 9x6 inches, 601 pages. John Esten Cooke (November 3, 1830 September 27, 1886) was an American novelist, writer and poet.
He was the brother of poet Philip Pendleton Cooke. During the American Civil War, Cooke served as a staff officer for Maj. Stuart in the Confederate States Army cavalry and after Stuart's death, for Brig. Stuart's wife, Flora, was a first cousin of Cooke. The item "RARE 1867 CONFEDERATE CIVIL WAR JOHN ESTEN COOKE VIRGINIA JEB STUART AIDE FIRST" is in sale since Sunday, August 4, 2019. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible".
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- Year Printed: 1867
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Topic: Civil War (1861-65)
- Binding: Hardcover
- Region: North America
- Illustrator: PROFUSELY ILLUSTRATED
- Author: JOHN ESTEN COOKE
- Subject: Military & War
- Original/Facsimile: Original
- Language: English
- Character Family: 1867 CONFEDERATE SIDE CIVIL WAR JEB STUART
- Publisher: E. TREAT
- Place of Publication: NEW YORK
- Special Attributes: 1st Edition