Frank Leslie organized woodcut illustrations. New York: Bryan, Taylor & Co.
Fully bound in textured red/brown cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Cover imprinted with gold lettering illustration. Front and back covers have embossed pattern on corners and left side. Original leaf & flower frontis and end papers. Blue and red marbleized page edges.Over 650 battle scenes, naval engagements and portraits. Measures 2" x 12" x 17. Two detailed indexes to book's History and Illustrations. And soldiers -- drew scenes as they happened right in front of them. Credits include: Drawn by Engineer of General Brass's Staff. " "By Captain Anman Aboard U. Gunboat Seneca , as well as the full names of illustrators. Like the illustrations, articles for The American Soldier in the Civil War were written by men in the Civil War.
Among them: General John T. Frank Leslie, English born engraver, illustrator, and publisher, collected and assembled sketches, including his own, for The American Soldier in the Civil War. Moved to the US in 1848 and soon after, began engraving woodcuts for his own periodicals. Signatures accompany book's portraits that include Abraham Lincoln, Jefferson Davis, Robert E.
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Gold on cover & spine