“THE GRANDFATHER OF CIVIL WAR HISTORIES”
MILLER, Francis Trevelyan, editor. The Photographic History of the Civil War. New York, 1911. Ten volumes.
First edition, second issue of Miller’s famous and important 10-volume photographic history of the Civil War, containing essays by 39 eminent authorities and “thousands of scenes photographed [between] 1861-65,” including the extensive Eldridge Collection of Mathew Brady Civil War photographs. $6800.