Rebellion Heroines Civil War Women's History 1888 Brockett & Vaughan scarce bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, Civil War, Women's History, Women at War).
Heroines of the Rebellion; or the Woman's Work in the Civil War. A Record of Heroism, Patriotism, and Patience, by L.P Brockett and Mrs. Mary C. Vaughan.
Published 1888, Philadelphia by Hubbard Brothers.
531 pages. Text in English. Engraved frontis portrait protected by original tissue guard.
Appears to be an uncommon/ scarce 19th century book regarding women in the Civil War.
Publisher's decorative pictorial gilt cloth binding, blind embossed cover & spine decorations.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, mostly light signs of handling and time but nothing offensive or severe, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, internally still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 9" H x 6" W. A thick heavy book.