New York: Charles Richardson, 1863. hardcover. Frontis. 368pp. + 2pp. publisher's ads. 8vo, original brown cloth, spine sunned, spine and corners worn, spine and inner hinge crudely repaired, corners bumped, some foxing to margins. New York: Charles Richardson, 1864. "The first popular history of the war from the Confederate point of view, Pollard's works are seriously marred by venomous anti-Davis feeling and bitter anti-Northern prejudice." Civil War Books II, p. 175. good.