General George Armstrong Custer

By: Lawrence A. Frost (1907-1990)

Price: $120.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Miniature Book. 2 3/4 x 2 inches. (38) pp. Illustrated title page, preface, two mounted photographs, colophon; text clean, unmarked. Quarter yellow paper, blue paper boards; binding square and tight, red stains at top and bottom of text block at the gutter. Plastic book jacket. SIGNED by the author on front fly leaf. Glen Dawson's copy without distinguishing marks. GK220-027. Very Good. LIMITED EDITION of 135 copies, printed on a 7x11 Pearl Press by Phil Weygand. Phil Weygand was James Lamar Weygand's nephew and learned printing and book binding from his uncle. George A. Custer was a United States Army officer in the American Civil War and American Indian Wars. He is best remembered for "Custer's Last Stand" in the Battle of the Little Bighorn during the American Indian Wars, where he and his command were all killed. Dr. Lawrence Frost owned the world's largest library of books on Custer, and spent his career writing about him. This mini book tells the story of Custer's early years and family background. REFERENCE: Bradbury, 20th-Century U.S. Miniature Books, No. 1146.

Title: General George Armstrong Custer

Author Name: Lawrence A. Frost (1907-1990)

Categories: Miniature Book,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Dundee, MI, Wee Willie's Workshop: 1968

Binding: Miniature Book

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good

Type: Miniature Book

Seller ID: GKK220-027

Keywords: General George Armstrong Custer, Lawrence A Frost, Wee Willie's Workshop, Phil Weygand, George A Custer, Custer's Last Stand, Fine Press, Limited Edition, Miniature Book, Biography, United States History