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Lot 0130
Author: [Fontaine, F.G.]
Title: Marginalia; Or, Gleanings from an Army Note-Book
Place Published: Columbia, SC
Date Published: 1864

[4],iii,[1],248,[8]pp. (4to) 27.5x156cm (11x6”), later paper spine over contrasting paper boards, with printed paper spine label, many pages uncut and a few untrimmed.

The author was a prominent Charleston journalist and publisher who wrote pro-slavery material before the outbreak of the War.  This is a collection of his Southern war reporting, including many tales of Yankee perfidy.


Corners bumped and worn; bookplate on front pastedown; discoloration of some pages, very good.

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Gleanings from an Army Note-book

Estimate $200 - $300Aug 23, 2018