A Stillness at Appomattox. By Bruce Catton. Limited Edition. Book-of-the-Month Club. New York, 1982.

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Bruce Catton was a great American historian who crafted some of the best popular non-fiction of the twentieth century. He is best known for his many books on the Civil War. Of those contributions, A Stillness at Appomattox is most acclaimed. It won the Pulitzer Prize for History and the National Book Award for Nonfiction in 1954. This limited edition is a spectacular version of the text. Released on subscription by the Book-of-the-Month Club, it contains Catton’s riveting and informative description of the final years of the Civil War, with special focus on Generals Grant and Lee, as well as contemporary photographs, maps, and drawings which were specially selected for this publication.

This limited edition is in fine condition. In the original half cloth spine and boards, fine. Text block fine. Top edge dyed red. Silk bookmark sewn in. Photographs, maps, and illustrations throughout. In the original dust jacket, fine. With the scarce publisher’s original slipcase, near fine with only rubbing to corners.

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A Stillness at Appomattox. By Bruce Catton. Limited Edition. Book-of-the-Month Club. New York, 1982.

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Weight 8 lbs
Dimensions 12 × 9 × 5 in