Item #351966 The Empty Sleeve: or, Soldier's Appeal. Feburary 1, 1870. Civil War.
The Empty Sleeve: or, Soldier's Appeal. Feburary 1, 1870
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The Empty Sleeve: or, Soldier's Appeal. Feburary 1, 1870.

New York: James Dickson, Printer, 3 Tryon Row, 1870.

8pp. 8vo. Wrappers Item #351966

This pamphlet of a poem is an example of postwar mendicant literature—items printed and sold for the support of their authors—and illustrate some of the hardships faced by soldiers in battle who became disabled veterans in later life. Possibly by Henry H. Meacham.

Price: $150.00