Lee's Lieutenants, a Study in Command.

NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1942-1944. Early copy of the first volume (no "A" on copyright page), first editions of volumes two and three. 8vo. 3 volumes: lvi, (2), 773; xlv, 760; xlvi, (2), 862 pp. Illustrated, plates, portraits, maps, some folding. Howes F-349. Nevins I, p. 30: "The ablest descriptoive and evaluative study of the leading generals (and their campaigns) in Lee's army; massively documented, movingly written, highly authoritative, and faintly smug." Dornbusch III, 1390. In Tall Cotton 6: "One of the great works of military history." Owner's name and bookplate in each volume, very good. Original gilt-stamped black cloth (rubbed). (104). Item #63418

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