A CONFEDERATE MARINE: A SKETCH OF HENRY LEA GRAVES WITH EXCERPTS FROM THE GRAVES FAMILY CORRESPONDENCE, 1861-1865 (Series: Confederate Centennial Studies, Number 24). Henry Lea Graves, Richard Harwell.
A CONFEDERATE MARINE: A SKETCH OF HENRY LEA GRAVES WITH EXCERPTS FROM THE GRAVES FAMILY CORRESPONDENCE, 1861-1865 (Series: Confederate Centennial Studies, Number 24)
A CONFEDERATE MARINE: A SKETCH OF HENRY LEA GRAVES WITH EXCERPTS FROM THE GRAVES FAMILY CORRESPONDENCE, 1861-1865 (Series: Confederate Centennial Studies, Number 24)

A CONFEDERATE MARINE: A SKETCH OF HENRY LEA GRAVES WITH EXCERPTS FROM THE GRAVES FAMILY CORRESPONDENCE, 1861-1865 (Series: Confederate Centennial Studies, Number 24)

Tuscaloosa, AL: Confederate Publishing Company, 1963. Soft Cover. Very Good binding. Item #5989

Octavo. 140 pp.. Limited edition, one of 450 copies, inscribed by Harwell on the first blank. Also, laid in is a 5" x 7" snapshot of a boy (Harwell? the individual to whom Harwell inscribed the volume?) dressed and posed to mimic the frontispiece photograph of Graves. "Graves served in the 2nd Georgia infantry battalion until his appointment as a Marine officer, October 25, 1862" Dornbusch IV, 8815. "Letters of a young marine officer stationed mostly around Savannah and Drewry's Bluff; includes some letters from Henry Graves's brother Iverson, who was a master's mate" Nevins I, p. 224.

Price: $85.00