Hartford: American Publishing, 1888. First. hardcover. 1861-'65. 56 Illus. 528pp. 8vo, decorated cloth, wood-pulp paper, spine ends worn and repaired with modern cloth, edges of covers with some light wear. cloth lightly soiled, inner hinges strengthened, last two pages creased in margin. Hartford: American Publishing, 1888. First Edition. good.
Author was an African-American who served in the Civil War in the 54th Massachusetts Volunteers and the 2nd Regiment Louisiana Native Guard Volunteers.