Rare original First Edition Hard Cover Book 93rd Regimental History titled "Red,White & Blue Badge." Copyrighted by Penrose G. Marks in 1911.
Printed By : The Aughinbaugh Press Harrisburg,Pa. 1911.
Pennsylvania Veteran Volunteers. A History of the 93rd Regiment known as the "Lebanon Infantry" from Sept.12th,1861 to June 27th,1865.
By : Penrose G. Marks (Captain of Company "D")
Forty Five Chapters, 577(8) Pages, with 17 Engraved illustrations.
Known as the Bible of the 93rd Pa, Infantry Regiment.
Basically this History takes you from the Training Camps, to the Battle Fields, with human interest Stories, to the End of the Civil War, then to the Survivors Names. (Also known Addresses of the Veterans and Burial Records of fallen Comrades)
Measures 9 High by 6 1/2 Wide by 1 1/2 inches Thick. Book weighs 2 Pounds and 8.8 Ounces.
Condition : Has a remnant Plastic Cover Binder, normal first & last glued liner paper is fractured inside at binder, Could be easily repaired with cloth tape. All Internal Text Pages are Complete without damage. There is also an outside silky Plastic Sleeve Cover with tiny ink spots which are of no consequence to the book.
This book previously sold for $245.00, and I've seen one for sale in Gettysburg for over $300.00 ! A Must-Have for Pa. 93rd Collectors. Can't find another First Edition On-Line but My Price is Only $100.00 Firm.