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No Tears For The General. The Life Of Alfred Sully, 1821-1879 by  Langdon Sully

No Tears For The General. The Life Of Alfred Sully, 1821-1879

by Langdon Sully

First edition. 8vo. Cloth, titles stamped in gold gilt on the spine, tan front and rear endpapers, 255 [1] pp., foreword, preface, illustrated, plates, portraits, maps, notes, bibliography, credits, index. Foreword by Ray Allen Billington. Authored by the grandson of Sully, this is the first and only biography of General Alfred Sully who saw service in California during its gold rush period, Minnesota frontier in the 1850s, of the peninsula campaign of the Civil War, and the Sioux uprising of the 1860s in the Dakotas. Fine, bright copy in dust jacket with two tiny closed tears to the top edge of the front cover.

Inventory Number: 42531

$45.00