Philadelphia, PA: George W. Childs, 1862. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Item #38647
"Reflects lax, fairly comfortable conditions in early officers' prison." Nevins: Civil War Books, vol. I, pg 193. Dornbusch: Vol. I, Penn. 200. 175 pages with roster of those incarcerated in the Richmond prison. Engraved frontis. Bound in original brown cloth with lettering on spine in gilt and border and design stamped in blind. A hint of old library stamping to the top of the text block. Owner's name stamp. Small splash along lower spine. Spine ends professionally reinforced. A very good copy.