Item #16951 The Flag That Won. C. S. Valentine.

The Flag That Won

Np: C. S. Valentine, (c1899). First Edition. Wraps. Duodecimo; pp; 46; Illustrated, four portraits, Gen. Miles, Admirals Dewey & Sampson, Lt. Hobson; original printed pictorial wrappers with the flag in color;. Some fairly light soiling, a bit of wear to the spine tips with a small loss of paper, a few corners creased. Generally else very good condition. Item #16951

Patriotic verses about the Battleship Maine, Theodore Roosevelt, the Rough Riders, Admiral Dewey, Richmond Hobson, etc. With several monochrome photo illustrations. Uncommon; OCLC locates only one copy. On t.p.: To all who appreciate the fact that life is evermore a compound of tears and laughter, the rhymer sends greeting. "May peace our steps attend!"

Price: $75.00