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253. PRICE, George F. (compiler). Across the
Continent with the Fifth Cavalry. New York: Van
Nostrand, 1883. 705  pp., engraved portraits. Royal 8vo,
original gilt-pictorial cloth, bevelled edges. Hinges
cracked, but strong, else a fine, bright copy preserved in
a custom cloth slipcase. Contemporary engraved bookplate of
First edition. Graff 3361. Howes P582. Munk (Alliott), p. 81. Nicholson, p. 669. Rader 2735. Pingenot: A narrative of the regiments activity beginning in 1855 with a march to Texas, and continuing service in Texas until 1861. Later the regiment saw service in Nebraska, in Arizona against the Apaches, and in the Indian Wars of the Plains from the Canadian River to the Yellowstone in Montana. An important source concerning U.S. military in the American West.