Cover image for Memoir of John Yates Beall : his life; trial; correspondence; diary; and private manuscript found among his papers, including his own account of the raid on Lake Erie.
Title:
Memoir of John Yates Beall : his life; trial; correspondence; diary; and private manuscript found among his papers, including his own account of the raid on Lake Erie.
Author:
Beall, John Y. (John Yates), 1835-1865.
Publication Information:
Montreal [Canada] : Printed by John Lovell, 1865.
Physical Description:
vi, 297 pages, 4 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 22 cm
General Note:
Memoir, pages [1]-90, written by Daniel Bedinger Lucas.
Language:
English
Local Note:
Rare Book Room Copy 1 in the original faded purple cloth with blind stamped decoration on covers, gilt decoration and title on spine. " John Yates Beall This picture was make the day before poor Bell was executed." -- frontispiece .

Rare Book Room copy 1 presentation copy with original mounted photo; inscribed : " J. Fair(--?) M Laughlin, from his faithful friend, the Author."

Rare Book Room copy 2 in half black leather with marbled paper covered boards; with gilt decoration and spine title/author/year. Engraved frontispiece by J. Walker portraites the author with signature: "Yrs truly J. Y. Beall".
Format :
Book