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PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF U.S. GRANT

PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF U.S. GRANT

First edition two-volume set published in 1885 is considered to be one of the most important military biographies of all time. The Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant is Grant's autobiography, focusing… (B6128). Learn More »

THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT LINCOLN AND THE TRIAL OF THE CONSPIRATORS….

THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT LINCOLN AND THE TRIAL OF THE CONSPIRATORS….

Compiled and Arranged by Benn Pitman, Recorder to the Commission. Published by Moore, Wilstach & Baldwin, New York, 1865. Handsomely rebound in sumptuous black leather w/marbled board, raised… (959-32). Learn More »

HAZZARD’S HISTORY OF HENRY COUNTY [INDIANA], 1822-1906, MILITARY EDITION

HAZZARD’S HISTORY OF HENRY COUNTY [INDIANA], 1822-1906, MILITARY EDITION

By George Hazzard, author and publisher, New Castle, Indiana, 1906. 2 volumes, 1236 pp. en toto. Profuse illus. Bound in half black lea., burgundy cloth, 11 x 8.25”, w/gilt spine lettering. Exhibits… (522-288). Learn More »

1862 ALMANAC

1862 ALMANAC

Paper bound booklet entitled “THE OLD FARMERS’ ALMANACK CALCULATED ON A NEW AND IMPROVED PLAN, FOR THE YEAR OF OUR LORD 1862.” Booklet meas. approx. 4.75 x 7.50 inches. Front and back covers are… (668-57). Learn More »

$20.00
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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 »

NORTH CAROLINA IN THE WAR BETWEEN THE STATES, PARTS 1 & 2

NORTH CAROLINA IN THE WAR BETWEEN THE STATES, PARTS 1 & 2

By John A. Sloan, late Captain of Company B, 27th North Carolina Regiment, Army of North Virginia. Published by Rufus H. Darby, Washington. 1883. 2 parts, in wraps, 10 x 6.75”. 170 pp. combined,… (959-38). Learn More »

ORIGINAL 1895 EDITION OF THE HISTORY OF THE 58TH INDIANA INFANTRY

ORIGINAL 1895 EDITION OF THE HISTORY OF THE 58TH INDIANA INFANTRY

Hardcover volume bound in black cloth with the title stamped in worn gold on the front cover and spine. Covers are wrapped in Mylar and show light wear and surface dirt as does spine. The binding is… (522-278). Learn More »

$95.00
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THE ASSASSINATION OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN. FLIGHT, PURSUIT, CAPTURE, AND PUNISHMENT OF THE CONSPIRATORS

THE ASSASSINATION OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN. FLIGHT, PURSUIT, CAPTURE, AND PUNISHMENT OF THE CONSPIRATORS

By Osborn B. Oldroyd. Published by Osborn H. Oldroyd, Washington, D.C., 1901. Limited Edition, 250 copies, numbered and signed (copy #89), by Osborn H. Oldroyd. 305 pp., ills., fldg. map. In gray… (959-27). Learn More »

1896 COPY OF “CAMP FIRE STORIES” BY THE COLONEL OF THE 12TH INDIANA CAVALRY

1896 COPY OF “CAMP FIRE STORIES” BY THE COLONEL OF THE 12TH INDIANA CAVALRY

Hardcover book meas. approx. 5.50 x 7.75 inches. Front cover has a gold embossed title in the upper left hand corner with an illustration of marching soldiers in the lower right. Title is boldly… (522-293). Learn More »

$30.00
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HISTORY OF DOLES-COOK BRIGADE, ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA 1861-1865

HISTORY OF DOLES-COOK BRIGADE, ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA 1861-1865

By Henry W. Thomas, 12th Georgia Regiment. Published by the Franklin Printing Company, Atlanta, GA, 1903. 632 pp., ills. In black glazed cloth, 9 x 6.75 x 2.75”, w/gilt spine lettering. Exhibits… (959-36). Learn More »

JOHN WILKES BOOTH – HIMSELF

JOHN WILKES BOOTH – HIMSELF

By Richard J.S. Gutman and Kellie O. Gutman. Hired Hand Press, Dover, Massachusetts, 1979. Limited edition, signed and numbered, copy # 7 of 1000. 88 pp., illus., brodart protected Dj. In fine tan… (959-33). Learn More »

REVISED REPORT MADE TO THE LEGISLATURE OF PENNSYLVANIA, RELATIVE TO THE SOLDIERS’ NATIONAL CEMETERY, AT GETTYSBURG

REVISED REPORT MADE TO THE LEGISLATURE OF PENNSYLVANIA, RELATIVE TO THE SOLDIERS’ NATIONAL CEMETERY, AT GETTYSBURG

…Published by Singerly & Myers, State Printers, Harrisburg, PA, 1867.  282 pp., maps, ills. Blind-stamped blue cloth (much faded), 6.5 x 9.75”, w/gilt spine lettering. Exhibits light wear and… (959-43). Learn More »

THE ASSASSINATION OF LINCOLN - A HISTORY OF THE GREAT CONSPIRACY

THE ASSASSINATION OF LINCOLN - A HISTORY OF THE GREAT CONSPIRACY

By T.M. Harris, Late Brigadier General. Published by American Citizens Company, Boston, MA. Owner signature (“M. Louise Dewey”) on title page. 419 pp. In light brown glazed, blind-stamped cloth, 9… (959-28). Learn More »

THE GREAT CONFLICT: A HISTORY OF THE GREAT REBELLION

THE GREAT CONFLICT: A HISTORY OF THE GREAT REBELLION

By Horace Greeley. Published by O.D. Case Company, Hartford, Connecticut, 1865-67. 2 volumes. 648, 782 pp., maps (including 2 large fldg. maps,  illus. In full calf, 9.75 x 7”, w/raised band, black… (522-285). Learn More »

REMINISCENCES OF WINFIELD SCOTT HANCOCK, BY HIS WIFE

REMINISCENCES OF WINFIELD SCOTT HANCOCK, BY HIS WIFE

Published by Charles L. Webster, New York, 1887. Ist trade edition. Owner stamp, front eps: “Private library of Aude Sapire/ No. 87.” 340p., ills. In green glazed cloth, 9.25 x 6.25”, w/front… (959-35). Learn More »

$175.00
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CONSPIRACY IN CANADA

CONSPIRACY IN CANADA

By Clayton Gray. Published by L’Atelier Press, Montreal, Canada, 1957. 1st edition, limited to 250 copies. 145pp., ills. In beige wraps, 8.25 x 5.75, with dust jacket. Exhibits slight wear along… (959-25). Learn More »

$65.00
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ADDRESS OF HON. EDWARD EVERETT, AT THE CONSECRATION OF THE NATIONAL CEMETERY AT GETTYSBURG, 19TH NOVEMBER, 1863, WITH THE DEDICATORY SPEECH OF PRESIDENT LINCOLN…

ADDRESS OF HON. EDWARD EVERETT, AT THE CONSECRATION OF THE NATIONAL CEMETERY AT GETTYSBURG, 19TH NOVEMBER, 1863, WITH THE DEDICATORY SPEECH OF PRESIDENT LINCOLN…

Published for the Benefit of the Cemetery Monument Fund, By Little, Brown and Company, 1864. Owner signature, rear Eps: “William P. Shipman.” 88 pp., maps, ills. Brown blind-stamped cloth, 6.25 x… (959-44). Learn More »

PRE-WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN ARMY CIGARETTE BOOK WITH LARGE FOLDOUT PHOTOGRAPH OF THE PARTY MEMBERS AT THE 1933 NUREMBERG RALLY

PRE-WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN ARMY CIGARETTE BOOK WITH LARGE FOLDOUT PHOTOGRAPH OF THE PARTY MEMBERS AT THE 1933 NUREMBERG RALLY

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… (954-21). Learn More »

HISTORY OF GEO. G. MEADE G.A.R. POST 1, DEPT. PA BY JOS.R.C. WARD - 1880

HISTORY OF GEO. G. MEADE G.A.R. POST 1, DEPT. PA BY JOS.R.C. WARD - 1880

Book is inscribed inside of the front cover and on the second page with, “PRESENTED TO FRED TAYLOR POST 19, G.A.R. BY POST COMMANDER G.J. MILLER MARCH 19-1891”. Also inside of front cover is a… (B6132). Learn More »

BLUE AND GRAY - BY REV. THEODORE GERRISH & REV. JOHN S. HUTCHINSON, 1883

BLUE AND GRAY - BY REV. THEODORE GERRISH & REV. JOHN S. HUTCHINSON, 1883

This first edition volume was published by Hoyt, Fogg & Donham in 1883. Very attractive brown cover with raised gold embossed depiction of a Union and a Confederate soldier, alongside raised… (B6133). Learn More »

$15.00
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CONFEDERATE MAKER-MARKED, ORIGINAL LEATHER BELT HOLSTER FOR A LARGE CALIBER REVOLVER

This remarkable leather accoutrement is a superb example of an original, Charleston, S.C. manufactured belt holster used to house a large caliber sidearm or revolver. Considered one of the most desirable items of Civil War Confederate military… (807-01). Learn More »

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