Daring and Suffering : A History of the Great Railroad Adventure. (Civil War POW narrative)

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Lieut. William Pittenger, "One of the Adventurers." Daring and Suffering: A History of the Great Railroad Adventure. Philadelphia, J. W. Daughaday, 1863, First Printing. First-person narrative of a prisoner of war in the American Civil War, published before its end. Textured brown cloth hc with blind-stamped title on spine, 12mo (17 cm), frontispiece engraving of author plus three illustrated plates, 288 pp. Good: covers worn and spine cocked, small white spot on front, label damage on ffep, threads loosening and some dampstaining with no loss, no markings.