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1890s-1910s Historical War-Related Large Illustrated Books Trio

Lot Number 1085

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The Civil War, Spanish-American War and World War I are here documented in illustrations and photography. Two of the three tomes are quite monumental in size. VG condition overall with fairly tight spines for their age.

 

1895 Frank Leslie's Illustrated History of the Civil War ("An Authentic Pictorial History of the War by Such Well-Known Artists as Becker, Crane, Beard, Schell, Lumley, Forbes..."); 12x16

 

1898 Through the War by Camera ("An Artfolio of Current Events, on Land and Sea, in the Spanish-American War of 1898"); 10" x 13-1/2"

 

1919 The War of the Nations Portfolio ("Rotogravure Etchings Compiled from the New York Tiems Mid-Week Pictorial"); 11-1/2" x 16-1/2". Beautiful portraits by the likes of Harris & Ewing and Underwood & Underwood, beginning with President Woodrow Wilson.



 
 
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