Book Description: The Perrien-Keydel Company, 1905. History of Our Recent Wars and Explorations From Personal Reminiscences and Records of Officers and Enlisted Men Who Were Rewarded by Congress For the Most Conspicuous Acts of Bravery On the Battle-Field, On the High Seas and In Arctic Exploration. This two volume set is in very good condition. Bound in green cloth with black stamped design and gold gilt lettering on front covers and spines. Gold still bright. End papers are tan floral design. Title pages printed in red and black ink.
VOL 1: has 558 pages containing 16 color illustrations, 155 black/white illistrations (color illus.have tissue guards), a list of Medal of Honor Winners, a list of Battles and Engagements and stories of Civil War battles.
VOL 2: has 554 pages which includes 16 color illustrations, 91 black/white illustrations (color illus. have tissue guards), a list of Medal of Honor Winners and stories from the Indian Wars (including a section by Buffalo Bill), War of the Rebellion and the Spanish-American War. Slight surface wear, edge/corner wear, binding and hinges strong and intact. EXCELLANT RECORD OF HISTORICAL EVENTS, WRITTEN FIRST HAND. SCARCE COPY.