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BOOK SIGNING - SEPTEMBER 28, 2019

BOOK SIGNING - SEPTEMBER 28, 2019

BOOK SIGNING - 10AM TO 12PM, SEPTEMBER 28, 2019 Meet author Michael Shaffer and purchase a signed copy of his book,  "In Memory of Self And Comrades", a biography of Thomas W. Colley, 1st Virginia…. Learn More »

THIRD VOLUME OF CAVALRY TACTICS ID’D TO 4th PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY OFFICER

THIRD VOLUME OF CAVALRY TACTICS ID’D TO 4th PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY OFFICER

This is volume 3 only of “CAVALRY TACTICS” published by THE War Department in 1862. It meas. approx. 4.50 x 6.00 inches and runs 111 pages with 20 fold out diagrams of evolutions and 8 foldout… (696-115). Learn More »

$145.00
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1866 GETTYSBURG IMPRINT “THE HORSEMAN’S FRIEND”

1866 GETTYSBURG IMPRINT “THE HORSEMAN’S FRIEND”

  Small hardcover volume meas. approx. 4.00 x 5.50 inches. Covers are marbled with a cloth tape spine as published. This little volume covers diverse problems one can encounter in horse care. Full… (1054-1588). Learn More »

EX-LIBRARY COPY OF 1864 TITLE “THE BURNING OF CHAMBERSBURG”

EX-LIBRARY COPY OF 1864 TITLE “THE BURNING OF CHAMBERSBURG”

Full title of this volume is “THE BURNING OF CHAMBERSBURG, PENNSYLVANIA. BY REV. B. SCHNECK., D.D., AN EYE-WITNESS AND A SUFFERER. WITH CORROBORATIVE STATEMENTS FROM THE REV. J. CLARK, HON. A. K.… (1054-1590). Learn More »

1880 COPY OF “LIFE OF WINFIELD S. HANCOCK”

1880 COPY OF “LIFE OF WINFIELD S. HANCOCK”

Full title of this volume is “THE LIFE AND PUBLIC SERVICES OF WINFIELD SCOTT HANCOCK, MAJOR GENERAL, U.S.A.” by Frederick E. Goodrich printed in Boston in 1880. Hardcover volume is bound in brown… (1054-2153). Learn More »

$25.00
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ORIGINAL 1868 COPY OF THE HISTORY OF THE 8TH ILLINOIS CAVALRY

ORIGINAL 1868 COPY OF THE HISTORY OF THE 8TH ILLINOIS CAVALRY

The 8th Illinois is well known for being the regiment which fired the first shot of the battle of Gettysburg. However, their history covers far more than that. This hardcover volume has black stippled… (1054-2155). Learn More »

1909 COPY OF “MOSBY’S RANGERS” BY JAMES J. WILLIAMSON

1909 COPY OF “MOSBY’S RANGERS” BY JAMES J. WILLIAMSON

The full title of this volume is “MOSBY’S RANGERS: A RECORD OF THE OPERATIONS OF THE FORTY-THIRD BATTALION OF VIRGINIA CAVALRY FROM ITS ORGANIZATION TO THE SURRENDER” by James J. Williams of… (198-752). Learn More »

$75.00
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1865 REPORT ON THE GETTYSBURG NATIONAL CEMETERY FROM THE EAGLE HOTEL, GETTYSBURG

1865 REPORT ON THE GETTYSBURG NATIONAL CEMETERY FROM THE EAGLE HOTEL, GETTYSBURG

Volume is hardcover and meas. approx. 6.50 x 9.75 inches. Brown cloth covers are embossed with a spread-winged eagle surrounded by the title “SOLDIERS NATIONAL CEMETERY GETTTYSBURG.” Boards have… (195-196). Learn More »

1853 COPY OF “UNCLE TOM’S CABIN” & KEY TO UNCLE TOM’S CABIN”

1853 COPY OF “UNCLE TOM’S CABIN” & KEY TO UNCLE TOM’S CABIN”

This volume contains two parts. The first is Harriet Beecher Stowe’s famous story “UNCLE TOM’S CABIN OR LIFE AMONG THE LOWLY.” The second half of the book is titled “KEY TO UNCLE TOM’S… (1054-2200). Learn More »

1905 COPY OF SOUTHERN POEMS SIGNED BY AUTHOR AND CONFEDERATE VETERAN

1905 COPY OF SOUTHERN POEMS SIGNED BY AUTHOR AND CONFEDERATE VETERAN

Hardbound volume titled “A GALAXY OF SOUTHERN HEROES AND OTHER POEMS” by Orion T. Dozier, M.D. and published in Birmingham, Alabama in 1905. Book meas. approx. 5.25 x 7.25. Covers are red cloth… (1054-2150). Learn More »

PRE-WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN NAVY CIGARETTE BOOK

PRE-WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN NAVY CIGARETTE BOOK

These German cigarette books were collected by the German public before World War Two and in the early days of the war. Each album was profusely illustrated with photographs collected by the owner… (954-20). Learn More »

$65.00
Originally $75.00
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1936 GERMAN MILITARY CIGARETTE BOOK

1936 GERMAN MILITARY CIGARETTE BOOK

These German cigarette books were collected by the German public before World War Two and in the early days of the war. Each album was profusely illustrated with photographs collected by the owner… (954-19). Learn More »

$135.00
Originally $155.00

TWO VOLUME 1861 TACTICS MANUAL

TWO VOLUME 1861 TACTICS MANUAL

Black hard covered manuals with plain covers. In gold on the spine is “U.S. INFANTRY & RIFLE TACTICS” (VOL. I and VOL. II respectively). The volumes each run approximately 230-250. The first… (809-65). Learn More »

$120.00
Originally $180.00

SINGLE VOLUME 1863 TACTICS MANUAL

SINGLE VOLUME 1863 TACTICS MANUAL

Green hard covered manual with an embossed eagle on the both front and back covers. In gold on the spine is “(BY AUTHORITY OF THE WAR DEPARTMENT MAY 1863) U.S. INFANTRY & RIFLE TACTICS” The… (809-66). Learn More »

$120.00
Originally $165.00

COLONEL HEROS VON BORCKE’S, “MEMOIRS OF THE CONFEDERATE WAR FOR INDEPENDENCE” WITH ORIGINAL JOURNAL PAGE

COLONEL HEROS VON BORCKE’S, “MEMOIRS OF THE CONFEDERATE WAR FOR INDEPENDENCE” WITH ORIGINAL JOURNAL PAGE

Offered here is the 1981 Palaemon Press printing of Heros Von Borcke’s, “A German Narrative of the First Four Parts of Memoirs of the Confederate War for Independence - 26 April – 8 October… (924-21). Learn More »

$360.00
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1862 BROWN’S ALAMANAC WITH CIVILIAN DIARY ENTRIES

1862 BROWN’S ALAMANAC WITH CIVILIAN DIARY ENTRIES

Almanacs contained a variety of information that could be useful for farmers, sailors, merchants and others: times of sunrise, sunset, tides, etc., and space for notes, money owed or lent, etc. They… (286-534). Learn More »

$55.00
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SEVEN PILLARS OF WISDOM BY T.E. LAWRENCE

SEVEN PILLARS OF WISDOM BY T.E. LAWRENCE

Published by Doubleday & Doran, Garden City, NY, 1935. 1st American Edition. 672 pp., maps, ills.  Grey cloth w/gilt cover & spine ills. & lettering. Beige DJ, w/ red & black… (JPB500). Learn More »

TWO VOLUME COPY OF “HISTORY OF THE CUMBERLAND VALLEY”

TWO VOLUME COPY OF “HISTORY OF THE CUMBERLAND VALLEY”

Two hardcover volumes measuring approx. 7.50 x 10.25 inches. Volume I runs 571 pages and Volume II runs 454 pages. Full title is “A HISTORY OF THE CUMBERLAND VALLEY IN PENNSYLVANIA” by Dr. George… (516-590). Learn More »

1887 COPY OF “HISTORY OF FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA-ILLUSTRATED”

1887 COPY OF “HISTORY OF FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA-ILLUSTRATED”

Hardcover volume meas. approx. 7.50 x 10.25 inches and runs 968 pages. Full title is “HISTORY OF FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, CONTAINING A HISTORY OF THE COUNTY, ITS TOWNSHIPS, TOWN, VILLAGES,… (516-591). Learn More »

COLONEL HEROS VON BORCKE’S, “MEMOIRS OF THE CONFEDERATE WAR FOR INDEPENDENCE” WITH ORIGINAL JOURNAL PAGE

COLONEL HEROS VON BORCKE’S, “MEMOIRS OF THE CONFEDERATE WAR FOR INDEPENDENCE” WITH ORIGINAL JOURNAL PAGE

Offered here is the 1981 Palaemon Press printing of Heros Von Borcke’s, “A German Narrative of the First Four Parts of Memoirs of the Confederate War for Independence - 26 April – 8 October… (924-20). Learn More »

$360.00
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REFERENCE BOOK – C.S. ARMORY RICHMOND, DELUXE EDITION, BY DAVIES

This is a limited DELUXE edition of this book; this copy is # 39 of 300 of such edition, inscribed to previous owner, signed and dated. Everything and anything you need to know about Confederate arms manufactured at the Richmond Armory. Heavily… (516-456). Learn More »

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