Mosby, John S. Book From His Library, Signed
Books from Mosby’s Library are Quite Scarce.
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(Mosby, John S. (Colonel of the legendary “Partisan Rangers”, C.S.A.) – Book from his library) Herschel, Mrs. John. MEMOIR AND CORRESPONDENCE OF CAROLINE HERSCHEL. NY: D. Appleton, 1876. 355p. Signed “From Your Friend / Jno. S. Mosby” on the front pastedown and again “Jno. S. Mosby” on the rear pastedown.
Caroline was the sister and helper of famed astronomer William Hershel. Books from the library of “The Grey Ghost” are quite uncommon.
Rubbed; almost loose signature; else v.g