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REVISED ARMY REGULATIONS OF 1861 ID’D TO 126TH NEW YORK INFANTRY SERGEANT

REVISED ARMY REGULATIONS OF 1861 ID’D TO 126TH NEW YORK INFANTRY SERGEANT

Volume is titled “REVISED REGULATIONS FOR THE ARMY OF THE UNITED STATES 1861 WITH A FULL INDEX.” The book is bound in a blue cloth with an embossed spread-winged eagle with sunburst and stars at… (1043-151). Learn More »

$145.00
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RARE CONFEDERATE SCHOOL BOOK, “OUR OWN SECOND READER”

RARE CONFEDERATE SCHOOL BOOK, “OUR OWN SECOND READER”

During the war, pro-Southern school books for children were published in the Confederate states. This book contains one hundred lessons. Each has a list of spelling words and a Christian based,… (1000-1620). Learn More »

RARE CONFEDERATE SCHOOL BOOK, “CHAUDRON’S SPELLING BOOK”, 1865

RARE CONFEDERATE SCHOOL BOOK, “CHAUDRON’S SPELLING BOOK”, 1865

During the war, pro-Southern school books for children were published in the Confederate states. Cover and title page read, “CHAUDRON’S SPELLING BOOK, CAREFULLY PREPARED FOR FAMILY AND SCHOOL USE,… (1000-1615). Learn More »

REGULATIONS OF THE ARMY OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES, 1862—ID’D TO LIEUT. EDWIN FESTUS COWHERD, 13TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY

REGULATIONS OF THE ARMY OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES, 1862—ID’D TO LIEUT. EDWIN FESTUS COWHERD, 13TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY

Published by direction of the President—MacFarlane & Ferguson, Printers, Richmond, VA, 1862.  Front eps owner inscription, in pencil—“Lieut. E. F. Cowherd, Adjt. 13th Regt Va. Vols.” 420… (1000-1626). Learn More »

HARDEE’S RIFLE AND LIGHT INFANTRY TACTICS, VOLS. 1 & 2 — ID’D TO 2ND LIEUT. JOHN M GUERARD, 1st GEORGIA REGULARS INFANTRY, GEORGIA LIGHT ARTILLERY

HARDEE’S RIFLE AND LIGHT INFANTRY TACTICS, VOLS. 1 & 2 — ID’D TO 2ND LIEUT. JOHN M GUERARD, 1st GEORGIA REGULARS INFANTRY, GEORGIA LIGHT ARTILLERY

By Bvt. Lieut. Col. W.J. Hardee, formerly of the U.S. Army. Published by J.W. Tompkins & Co., Louisville, KY, 1861. Owner signature in front eps, in pencil, both volumes—“John M. Guerard/… (1000-1571). 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 »

$90.00 per Set
Originally $100.00

AUTHORIZED TACTICS US. ARMY: MANUAL FOR THE NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS OF INFANTRY AND RIFLEMEN….

AUTHORIZED TACTICS US. ARMY: MANUAL FOR THE NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS OF INFANTRY AND RIFLEMEN….

By Captain Alfred Sully, U.S.A. Philadelphia: Charles Desilver. Wraps, 23pp., plus 10 drum and 22 bugles calls, glossary and index. Cover features attractive colored cover infantry figurine. Pamphlet… (565-03). Learn More »

$425.00
Originally $475.00

THE [CONFEDERATE] VOLUNTEERS’ HANDBOOK

THE [CONFEDERATE] VOLUNTEERS’ HANDBOOK

By Capt. J.K. Lee, of the First Regiment of Virginia Volunteers. Published by West & Johnson, Richmond, VA, 1861. 96 pp., wraps, w/butternut cloth covers & period paper label taped to front… (1000-1638). Learn More »

PRIMARY BIBLE QUESTIONS FOR YOUNG CHILDREN

PRIMARY BIBLE QUESTIONS FOR YOUNG CHILDREN

By S. Root. Published by Franklin Steam Publishers House, J.J. Toon & Co., Atlanta. GA, 1864. 80 pp., wraps. Butternut cover, 4.5 x 6”. Exhibits light water staining, interior yellowing and… (1000-1646). Learn More »

RICHARDSON’S VIRGINIA AND NORTH CAROLINA ALMANAC, 1862

RICHARDSON’S VIRGINIA AND NORTH CAROLINA ALMANAC, 1862

Cover on this war era almanac reads, “FOR THE YEAR OF OUR LORD 1862, BEING THE SECOND AFTER BISSEXTILE OR LEAP YEAR, THE EIGHTY-SIXTH OF AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE, AND THE FIRST OF THE SOUTHERN… (1000-1612). Learn More »

VIRGINIA AND NORTH CAROLINA ALMANAC, 1843

VIRGINIA AND NORTH CAROLINA ALMANAC, 1843

Almanac was calculated by David Richardson of Louisa County, VA and printed by John Warrock of Richmond, VA. Contains the moon phases, planting guides, lists of VA and NC government officials, plus a… (1000-1611). Learn More »

GETTYSBURG 100TH ANNIVERSARY OFFICIAL PROGRAM & CIVIL WAR TIMES ILLUSTRATED SPECIAL GETTYSBURG EDITION, 1963

GETTYSBURG 100TH ANNIVERSARY OFFICIAL PROGRAM & CIVIL WAR TIMES ILLUSTRATED SPECIAL GETTYSBURG EDITION, 1963

Program features the schedule of commemorative activities for June 30 – July 3, 1963, which included an address by former President Eisenhower. A poem written for the centennial is also… (M25353). Learn More »

$20.00
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1863 COMPOSITION BOOK PRINTED IN NORTH CAROLINA

1863 COMPOSITION BOOK PRINTED IN NORTH CAROLINA

Hardcover book with printed cover and brown cloth spine. Covers are heavily worn with much of the printing rubbed off. Covers also have a good amount of surface dirt from age and storage. Full title… (1000-1621). Learn More »

1820 COPY OF “MILITARY LAWS” PRINTED IN RICHMOND

1820 COPY OF “MILITARY LAWS” PRINTED IN RICHMOND

Hardcover book with marbled covers and leather spine. Volume meas. approx. 4.25 x 7.00 inches and runs approx. 216 pages with index. The full title is “MILITARY LAWS: EXTRACTS FROM THE FEDERAL AND… (1000-1589). Learn More »

THE CONFEDERATE STATES ALMANAC…1865

THE CONFEDERATE STATES ALMANAC…1865

Compiled by H.C. Clarke. Published at Mobile, AL, 1864. [Parish & Willingham 1503]. Wraps, 1st twenty four pages un-paginated. Missing covers, and missing pages past page 94, plus concluding 2 ½… (1000-1639). Learn More »

1863 MESSAGE OF THE GOVERNOR OF VIRGINIA AND ACCOMPANYING DOCUMENTS

1863 MESSAGE OF THE GOVERNOR OF VIRGINIA AND ACCOMPANYING DOCUMENTS

Published by William F. Ritchie, Public Printer, Richmond VA, 1863. Various reports w/various paginations. Heavy brown card covers w/blue cloth spine & paper label (chipped). Exhibits cover scuffs… (1000-1631). Learn More »

THE [CONFEDERATE] VOLUNTEERS’ HANDBOOK

THE [CONFEDERATE] VOLUNTEERS’ HANDBOOK

By Capt. J.K. Lee, of the First Regiment of Virginia Volunteers. Published by West & Johnson, Richmond, VA, 1861. 96 pp., wraps, w/butternut cloth covers & period paper label taped to front… (1000-1637). Learn More »

JOMINI’S PRACTICE OF WAR

JOMINI’S PRACTICE OF WAR

By C.F Pardigon. Published by West & Johnston, Richmond, 1863. 216 pp. Heavy card covers, in blue cloth, 3.75 x 5.75”, black front cover title stamp, gilt lettering. Front cover minus a sliver… (1000-1659). Learn More »

REBEL RHYMES AND RHAPSODIES

REBEL RHYMES AND RHAPSODIES

Collected and edited by Frank Moore. Published by George P. Putnam, New York, 1864. 299 pp. In red buckram, 3.75 x 5.75”, w/ black cloth spine, upper third torn & missing. Exhibits slight cover… (1000-1623). Learn More »

1856 REPORTS OF SMALL ARMS FOR THE MILITARY SERVICE – PRESENTATION ID FROM GEN. HENRY KNOX CRAIG TO PVT. JOHN SIGOURNEY, 147TH NEW YORK & 8TH VETERAN RESERVE CORPS

1856 REPORTS OF SMALL ARMS FOR THE MILITARY SERVICE – PRESENTATION ID FROM GEN. HENRY KNOX CRAIG TO PVT. JOHN SIGOURNEY, 147TH NEW YORK & 8TH VETERAN RESERVE CORPS

By Officers of the Ordnance Department, U.S. Army. Published by Authority of the Secretary of War. Printed by A.O.P. Nicholson, Public Printer, Washington, 1856. 117 pages plus 34 page appendix.… (1000-1585). Learn More »

$175.00
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ORIGINAL 1880’S COPY OF THE VERY RARE AMES SWORD COMPANY CATALOG

Single leather bound volume is in excellent condition. It meas. approx. 7.00 x 10.00 inches and runs approx. 368 pages and contains hundreds of illustrations. The brown leather covers are embossed in gold on both front and back with a stack of… (344-2325). Learn More »

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