THE CHARGE AT DAY-BREAK: SCENES AND INCIDENTS AT THE BATTLE OF THE MINE EXPLOSION, NEAR PETERSBURG, VA., JULY 30TH, 1864.

Lewiston: 1875. 12mo, 32pp. Disbound without wraps, else Very Good. The experiences of a Maine soldier in the disastrous battle of the crater at Petersburg. He was blinded in the explosion, and evidently wrote this piece as a way to support himself. "At times, when unoccupied, the hours drag wearily, and I have selected those lonely hours to write this little sketch of my experiences in the trenches." FIRST EDITION. Dornbusch (ME) 145. Not in Nevins. Williamson 2054. Item #16533

Price: $175.00

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