Concord, N. H. New Hampshire Historical Society, 1928. Hardcover. First person account by Captain Gove (based primarily on letters to his wife), of the combat between the US army and Mormon settlers, during what is known as the Utah Expedition or Utah War of 1857, triggered by the decision of President James Buchanan to come down hard on Utah Territory and ‘the Mormon problem’. Also includes the New York Herald Correspondence. This volume New Hampshire Historical Society Collections, Volume 12.
Tall 8vo, 442pp, b&w ills. Black gilt cloth, title in gilt at spine. Internally very bright and clean. Very good condition. Item #21921