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EARLY REPRINT OF 3RD TEXAS CAVALRY HISTORY LIMITED TO 400 COPIES

EARLY REPRINT OF 3RD TEXAS CAVALRY HISTORY LIMITED TO 400 COPIES

The title of this book is “THE LONE STAR DEFENDERS: A CHRONICLE OF THE THIRD TEXAS CAVALRY, ROSS’ BRIGADE” by S. B.  Barron who was a member of the regiment. Originally published in 1908 this… (173-3803). Learn More »

A SOLDIER’S REMINISCENCES

A SOLDIER’S REMINISCENCES

By Brigadier General Richard W. Johnson, USA. Published by J.B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia, 1886. 428 pp., ills. Front eps owner bookplate: “R.A. Weaver.” In brown glazed cloth, 9.25 x… (897-13D). Learn More »

DANNER’S POCKET GUIDE BOOK OF THE BATTLE-FIELD OF GETTYSBURG, HISTORY OF THE BATTLE WITH MAP- 1885

DANNER’S POCKET GUIDE BOOK OF THE BATTLE-FIELD OF GETTYSBURG, HISTORY OF THE BATTLE WITH MAP- 1885

This booklet was created by Joel Albertus Danner, who created the first Gettysburg museum of battlefield relics named J.A. Danner's Battle-Field Museum. The Danner's Museum was in operation from… (213-81). Learn More »

$65.00
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THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, PUBLISHED BY THE GETTYSBURG & HARRISBURG RAILROAD, 1885

THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, PUBLISHED BY THE GETTYSBURG & HARRISBURG RAILROAD, 1885

This booklet was created by John M. Butler and printed by E.K. Meyers in Harrisburg. It features a colorful image of a Union soldier on horseback, holding a U.S. flag.  Booklet gives a nice overview… (213-80). Learn More »

$65.00
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VERMONT IN THE CIVIL WAR, A HISTORY

VERMONT IN THE CIVIL WAR, A HISTORY

By G. G. Benedict. Published by Free Press Association, Burlington, VT., 1886. 2 vols., rebound in dark green leather w/blue marbled boards. 620, 620 pp., w/ ills. Contains sketches of Vermont’s… (173-2703). Learn More »

$175.00
Originally $250.00

HEROES AND LEADERS OF THE CIVIL WAR, PICTORIAL ANNIVERSARY ALBUM

HEROES AND LEADERS OF THE CIVIL WAR, PICTORIAL ANNIVERSARY ALBUM

Front cover of this vintage magazine features an image of Ulysses S. Grant. First page reads, “HEROES AND LEADERS OF THE CIVIL WAR / PICTORIALLY TELLING THE STORY OF THE FOUR YEAR’S WAR / LIFE OF… (L15308). Learn More »

$10.00
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VOLUME 1 OF CASEY’S TACTICS ID’D TO MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER FROM THE 58TH PENNSYLVANIA

VOLUME 1 OF CASEY’S TACTICS ID’D TO MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER FROM THE 58TH PENNSYLVANIA

Volume 1 only of Casey’s Tactics published by D. Van Nostrand in New York in 1862. Volume meas. approx. 3.50 x 5.25 inches and runs 279 pages with index. The volume is bound in green cloth that is… (765-42). Learn More »

1933 CHICAGO EXPOSITION BOOKLET – GETTYSBURG CYCLORAMA

1933 CHICAGO EXPOSITION BOOKLET – GETTYSBURG CYCLORAMA

Beige covered souvenir booklet for the Gettysburg cyclorama painting by Paul Philippoteaux located in Chicago. Entitled "A Comprehensive Description of the Greatest Work of the Celebrated French… (B5650). Learn More »

$40.00
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VERMONT REPORT OF QUARTERMASTER GENERAL, 1862, 1863, 1864, 1866 PLUS VERMONT MILITIA LAW, 1862

VERMONT REPORT OF QUARTERMASTER GENERAL, 1862, 1863, 1864, 1866 PLUS VERMONT MILITIA LAW, 1862

Four booklets, of varying pagination, all published by the Freeman Steam Printing Establishment, Montpelier, VT. All measure 5.25 x 8.75”, and excepting the olive covered 1866 booklet, all have… (B4659). Learn More »

GETTYSBURG - AMERICA'S GREATEST BATTLEFIELD

GETTYSBURG - AMERICA'S GREATEST BATTLEFIELD

Published by David Blocher. Sixteen pages of full color postcard-like photographs and color map of battlefield.  Bindery staples have pulled through cover. In overall very good… (B5665). Learn More »

$45.00
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ABRAHAM LINCOLN, 1809-1858

ABRAHAM LINCOLN, 1809-1858

4 volumes. By Albert J. Beveridge. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, 1928. Standard Library Edition.  297, 310, 361, 352 pp., illus. In black glazed cloth, 6.25 x 9.5”.  Exhibits very… (173-2710). Learn More »

RARE 1863 MANUAL FOR ENGINEERS WITH REPAIRED SPINE

RARE 1863 MANUAL FOR ENGINEERS WITH REPAIRED SPINE

The full title of this volume is “MANUAL FOR ENGINEER TROOPS” by Captain J. C. Duane and was published in New York in 1863. Volume meas. approx. 5.25 x 7.50 inches and runs 275 pages with index.… (B5086). Learn More »

OFFICIAL RECORDS OF THE UNION AND CONFEDERATE ARMIES IN THE WAR OF REBELLION

OFFICIAL RECORDS OF THE UNION AND CONFEDERATE ARMIES IN THE WAR OF REBELLION

We have acquired sets of the Official Records which we have broken up and are selling individually for $10 per volume, excluding the Gettysburg and Antietam volumes.  If you are looking for a… (344-2036). Learn More »

LIFE OF STEPHEN ARNOLD DOUGLAS

LIFE OF STEPHEN ARNOLD DOUGLAS

By Frank E. Stevens. Published by the Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society, Springfield, IL; Double Number, October 1923-January 1924. 673 pp., ills. 673 pp. In burgundy glazed cloth,… (804-395). Learn More »

A REBEL CLERK’S DIARY AT THE CONFEDERATE STATES CAPITOL

A REBEL CLERK’S DIARY AT THE CONFEDERATE STATES CAPITOL

By John B. Jones. Published by the Old Hickory Bookshop, NY, 1935. 2 volumes. 403, 490 pp. In gray buckram, 9.25 x 6.25”, with gilt cover ornamentation and spine lettering. Outer extremities lightly… (804-409). Learn More »

FIRST EDITION COPY OF “CONFEDERATE FACES”

FIRST EDITION COPY OF “CONFEDERATE FACES”

Hardcover volume meas. approx. 8.50 x 11.50 inches and runs 229 pages. Full title is CONFEDERATE FACES: A PICTORAL REVIEW by William A. Albaugh III. Volume contains hundreds of images of Confederate… (B4380). Learn More »

JEFFERSON DAVIS: AMERICAN PATRIOT, CONFEDERATE PRESIDENT, TRAGIC HERO, PRIVATE LETTERS

JEFFERSON DAVIS: AMERICAN PATRIOT, CONFEDERATE PRESIDENT, TRAGIC HERO, PRIVATE LETTERS

4 volumes. By Hudson Strode. Published by Harcourt, Brace and Company, New York, 1955-66.  460, 556, 556, 580 pp., w/map eps v. 2. Cloth/boards of various colors, w/transel wrapped dust jackets.… (173-2709). Learn More »

FIRST EDITION COPY OF “MORE CONFEDERATE FACES”

FIRST EDITION COPY OF “MORE CONFEDERATE FACES”

Hardcover volume meas. approx. 8.50 x 11.50 inches and runs 233 pages. Full title is MORE CONFEDERATE FACES: A PICTORAL REVIEW” by William A. Albaugh III. Volume contains hundreds of images of… (B4381). Learn More »

ORIGINAL COPY OF “THE ARTILLERIST’S MANUAL” BY THEN 1ST LIEUTENANT JOHN GIBBON

ORIGINAL COPY OF “THE ARTILLERIST’S MANUAL” BY THEN 1ST LIEUTENANT JOHN GIBBON

Volume is complete with all plates and is tightly bound except for the front and back leather covers that have become loose and separated from the volume but are present. The leather spine cover has… (B6115). Learn More »

$85.00
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SKETCHES OF WAR HISTORY, 1861-65

SKETCHES OF WAR HISTORY, 1861-65

By Chaplain H. Clay Trumbull. Published by Nichols & Noyes, Boston, 1865. 331pp., portrait frontispiece. In green glazed cloth w/gilt spine lettering & trim. Exhibits light wear at the… (128-1022). Learn More »


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APPOMATTOX PAROLE AND OATH OF ALLEGIANCE FOR 49TH GEORGIA SOLDIER

It is very rare to see both a parole and an Oath of Allegiance document for the same Confederate soldier. This set has the added bonus of the parole being from Appomattox and for a soldier who had long service in the 49th Georgia. The first item in… (173-2928). Learn More »

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