Following the Guidon


This antique hardcover book is bound in green cloth boards, with gilt lettering on the front and spine, and a color cover decoration of a flag. Cover is edgeworn, with some soil; bookplate on front inner board from private, 19th-century library; occasional soil within, but most pages clean. Illustrated with black-and-white plates, this book describes General Custer's march into Indian territory, written by Custer's wife, Elizabeth. 341 pages; approx. 5"x7".



  • Following the Guidon
  • Elizabeth B. Custer
  • Harper & Brothers, 1890