Wasington, D. C. n.p., 1900. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Item #21664 .
Thick 8vo. xix, (1), 784pp. Brown cloth, gilt spine title, upper board blocked with a full cover decorative title in silver. Floral endpapers. Light wear, gilt darkened, else a very good copy.
Born in Virginia in 1844 with roots to the Revolution, Armes sided with the Union during the Civil War and before he was out of his teen years he was an officer, He became a hero for his actions at the Battle of Prairie Dog Creek, and was rewarded for fighint the Sioux. His autobiography covers the years 1861-1899.