Baltimore: The Lord Baltimore Press, 1900. First Edition. Hardcover. Light plain yellow cloth with spine titles in black, octavo. Corners bumped, soiling to covers, spine title rubbed. 317 pages. Frontis etching of Cavalry Trumpeter. Fore-edge and tail (bottom edge) untrimmed. Inked name*, rank, address and date to front pastedown: Sumner Waite, Major, Inf. U.S. Army, Fort Leavenworth 1925. Title page partially detached but holding. 12 plates, numerous black and white text vignettes and drawings. Good. Item #84789
*Sumner Waite, Major, Inf. U.S. Army, Fort Leavenworth 1925. Sumner Waite [1888-1952] joined the army in 1911, and rose to the rank of Brigadier General in World War II. He is buried at Arlington National Cemetary.
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