THE LIFE OF HENRY A. WISE OF VIRGINIA, 1806-1876.

New York: Macmillan Co., 1899. First edition. 8vo. 434 pp. Portrait frontispiece of the author. Wise served as Governor of Virginia, 1856-1860, and as a Confederate brigadier general throughout the war. Howes W-590. Nevins II, p. 102: "Fair accurate biography by a grandson of a distinguished figure in Virginia and Confederate history." Small light tideline in bottom margin of last few leaves, almost a very good copy. Original brown cloth (a little rubbed, corners bumped), gilt spine title, top edge gilt. (10815). Item #64652

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