Eaton, John Henry and John Reid. THE LIFE OF ANDREW JACKSON, MAJOR GENERAL IN THE SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES: COMPRISING A HISTORY OF THE WAR IN THE SOUTH, FROM THE COMMENCEMENT OF THE CREEK CAMPAIGN, TO THE TERMINATION OF HOSTILITIES BEFORE NEW ORLEANS. Philadelphia: M. Carey & Son, 1817. 425 pp. Three sketches/maps present. 8 3/4" H x 5 5/8" W x 1 5/8" D. Provenance: The living estate of Dr. and Mrs. Benjamin H. Caldwell, Nashville, TN. CONDITION: Bound in leather: contemporary boards rebacked with new leather in 20th century. Label may be contemporary. Text complete and in good condition. Sketch of Battle of Talladega in very good condition with just a little toning and two closed tears 1/2" not affecting border and small tear near hinge barely affecting border. Map of The Battle of the Horseshoe has 1" closed tear affecting the map slightly and another tear at the hinge with some tape residue on rear(see image). Sketch of Attack on British Army has extensive tear from hinge, with much tape damage (residue) and other offsetting. (see image).
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