11-18-2012 11-18-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2621B Boston
November 18, 2012 11:00 AMCalender

Richardson, Albert Deane (1833-1869) Beyond the Mississippi.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2621B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 18, 2012 11:00AM


Richardson, Albert Deane (1833-1869) Beyond the Mississippi. Hartford: American Publishing Company, [1867].
Octavo, publisher's gilt cloth, engraved title pages and folding maps, one corner torn with slight loss, illustrated throughout, bindings, worn, torn and shaken, brown endleaves, 6 x 9 in. Deane was an acclaimed journalist and Union spy, whose life ended in a scandalous murder when he was only thirty-six.
Estimate $75-125


Albert Deane, Mississippi, acclaimed journalist and Union spy