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Two (2) war related books, including 1st edition History of the Late War and Mobile Civil War imprint. 1st item: History of the Late War in the Western Country, First Edition, by Robert B. McAfee, 1816. Published by Worsley and Smith, Lexington. Octavo, 534 pages, hardbound in dark brown leather, ink inscriptions from previous owners, to front and back covers, front end page, title page, and some pages. 8 1/4" H x 5 3/8" W x 2" D. 2nd item: Civil War Imprint, Rifle and Infantry Tactics Revised and Improved, Sixth Edition, Vol. II, by Major General W. J. Hardee, C.S. Army, 1862. Published by S. G. Goetzel and Company, Mobile. 32 mo, 232 page including table of contents, advertisements, and maps, rebound in dark brown tooled leather covers and spine, red leather label with gilt lettering, ink inscriptions from previous owner, to title page. 5 1/2" H x 3 7/8" W x 1 1/8" D. Provenance: Estate of Dr. Benjamin H. Caldwell, Nashville, TN. CONDITION: 1st item: Covers in worn condition with areas of loss, largest 3" x 1", cracks, rubbing, corners bumped. Pages with foxing spots, areas of dampstaining, tears, toning, etc. to be expected from age. Ink inscriptions from previous owners, to front and back covers, front end page, title page, and some pages. Back end paper missing. 2nd item: Rebound covers in overall good condition, corners bumped. Pages with foxing spots, areas of dampstaining, tears, etc. to be expected from age. Ink inscriptions from previous owner, to title page.