Lot 202 of 522:
Uniform of the Army of the United States 1774-1889  

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Uniform of the Army of the United States. Illustrated by Forty-Four Fac-simile Plates from Water Color Drawings by H.A. Ogden.

Ogden, H.A.


George Howard

[n.d. c.1890?]


Complete with 44 chromolithograph plates after paintings by Ogden, with tissue guards. Text by Henry Loomis Nelson. (Folio) 41.5x36 cm (16¼x14½") full black morocco stamped in gilt, gilt dentelles, marbled endpapers; all edges gilt.

With wonderful full page watercolor illustrations by Ogden, depicting U.S. Army uniforms from 1774-1889.

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Lot Amendments

fair amount of general wear and soiling to leather with rubbing to extremities, spine strip detaching, top portion of spine strip lacking, occasional tearing to tissue guards, plates with some toning and occasional light foxing; interior very good.

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