Planting the Guns on Kennesaw (Cover Title: St. Valentine February Fourteenth 1887)

By: W & A

Price: $220.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good-


Off white wraps with brick-red titles. Light edge and corner wear along with some soiling/toning on wraps -- see scan. Booklet is tied with original red cord. Spine has slits up to cord both top and bottom but binding is secure. Interior is excellent. ; B&W Illustrations; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 8 pages; Issued by the Western & Atlantic railroad for the anniversary of the Battle of Kennesaw Mountain near Marietta, Georgia, this booklet features a facsimile holograph of the poem, "Planting the Guns on Kennesaw," a famous incident during the battle. There are two full page illustrations and two partial page. Unusal and relatively uncommon booklet.

Title: Planting the Guns on Kennesaw (Cover Title: St. Valentine February Fourteenth 1887)

Author Name: W & A

Categories: Georgia,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: New York, Press of Fleming, Brewster & Alley: 1887

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good-

Seller ID: 13912

Keywords: Georgia Civil War Poetry Kennesaw Mountain Paper