Headley, Rev. P. C.
Book Title The Hero Boys; or, The Life and Deeds of Lieut.-Gen. Grant
Binding (hardback, paperback, etc.) Hardcover
Book Condition Good with no dust jacket
Edition First Edition; First Impression
Publisher's Name New York William H. Appleton 1864
Seller ID or SKU 52335
Original 1864 edition, not a reprint. Brown cloth cover with gilt lettering and design of Grant on horse in gold on spine. Cover also has raised relief design. Cover worn and has 1/4 inch freying to top and bottom of spine with a small scuff at top of spine. Foxing to interior otherwise clean and tight with strong hinges and no underlining or writing. Frontispiece has illustration of Grants Birthplace, page before title page has Portraits of Heros, Several other illustrations throughout. Dedication is to Gen. Grant's father Jesse R Grant. Definitions of military words in back. Scarce. ; Engravings and map; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 340 pages