The Life of Major General James Jackson

By: Charlton, Thomas U. P.

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Signatures have not been sewn or bound, pages somewhat yellowed, edge worn due to not being bound. Boards are stained and mottled, with wear to corners, edges, and spine. ; Charlton's biography of James Jackson was published in 1890 by George F. Randolph & Co. Of Augusta, GA. According to the extensive notes in this copy, in 1897 Col. W. D. Grant of Atlanta had 250 copies made by publisher James F. Meegan of Atlanta. Megan used a copy of the book that belonged to Elijah Brown, son of Gov. Joseph E. Brown. This is one of the "extra" copies. The signatures have not been sewn and bound, although the binding is here, with the title in gilt on the spine. Include is a handwritten family history of General Jackson which ends with former Governor John Slaton. This copy belonged to T. C. Cuyler, who made extensive notes on the title page. He also removed the illustrations in 1902. Cuyler presented this copy to Alfred D. Van Buren in 1940. De Renne III 933, Howes C-309.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 215 pages

Title: The Life of Major General James Jackson

Author Name: Charlton, Thomas U. P.

Categories: Georgia,

Edition: Limited/Numbered Edition

Publisher: Atlanta, James F. Meegan: 1897

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 6050

Keywords: Biography