1865 · Hartford, Conn.
by Edmonds, S. Emma E.
Hartford, Conn.: W. S. Williams & Co., 1865. First Edition. Near fine in recent light brown cloth covered boards with gilt text and decorations on the spine and with new end sheets. An octavo of 8 by 5 3/16 inches with a slight lean to the spine and with a prior owner's book plate attached to the second free end page. Pages 250 to 265 have a brown stain which grows in size from near nothing to 5/8ths of an inch then back to nothing. Without a dust jacket. 384 pages of text. Illustrated with a frontispiece from an engraving of the author with her horse and with 8 plates also from engravings. Originally published in Boston in 1864 under a different title: Nurse and Spy in the Union Army. (Inventory #: TB31151)