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Plow-Horse Cavalry, The Caney Creek Boys Of The Thirty-Fourth Texas WEDDLE, ROBERT S. [TEXT AND PHOTOGRAPHS BY]

Plow-Horse Cavalry, The Caney Creek Boys Of The Thirty-Fourth Texas

WEDDLE, ROBERT S. [TEXT AND PHOTOGRAPHS BY]

Publication: Madrona Press, Inc, 1974, Austin

First edition. 8vo. Limited edition of 200 copies of which this number 80. Signed by the author and the Secretary of Madrona Press, Inc. Two-tone quarter leather and cloth, titles stamped on the spine, map detailing the march of the Plow-Horse Cavalry on the front and rear endpapers, xvi, 210 [2] pp., preface, acknowledgments, illustrated from photographs, sources, index. This unit fought in Missouri, Arkansas, and saw very heavy action in Louisiana. Using as a framework the letters between his grandfather, a member of the unit, and his grandmother, the author gives us not only a history of the unit but the viewpoints of the common soldier. Fine copy housed in the original cloth slipcase

Inventory Number: 48681

$375.00