CAPTURED CONFEDERATE IMPRINT - REBEL / NAVY REGISTER 1863 & DOCUMENTS

$850.00
Originally $1,250.00

Quantity Available: 1

Item Code: 337-129

Shipping: Determined by Method & Location of buyer

To Order:
Call 717-334-0347,
Fax 717-334-5016, or E-mail

"TAKEN FROM COMMITTEE ROOMS OF THE REBEL HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES / APRIL 2, 1865." Reports of the Army of Northern Virginia, From June 1862, To and Including the Battle at Fredericksburg, Dec. 13, 1862. VOL. II. [See P & W 2406, Howes USiana L219, Harwell's Confederate 100 #20.] Richmond: R.M. Smith, Public Printer, 1864. 602 pp. Marbled boards, raised band, leather spine label "REBEL / NAVY REGISTER 1863 & DOCUMENTS". Measuring 5.75 x 9".

The above inscription "Taken from committee rooms of the Rebel House of Representatives/ April 2, 1865" is written in ink in the front end-papers, accompanied by an indecipherable set of initials, obviously penned by the occupying Union soldier who appropriated the book as a souvenir. In terms of condition, the book's cover exhibit light to medium wear and rubbing at the outer extremities. Text display medium foxing throughout but remains entirely legible. Legible also is the "taken from" inscription in the front eps. Else VG. An extraordinary imprint, captured at the fall of Richmond.

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,

MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY PROGRAM.

FOR OUR POLICIES AND TERMS,

CLICK ON ‘CONTACT US’ AT THE TOP OF ANY PAGE ON THE SITE,

THEN ON ‘LAYAWAY POLICY’.

Inquire »

Inquire About CAPTURED CONFEDERATE IMPRINT - REBEL / NAVY REGISTER 1863 & DOCUMENTS

should be empty

featured item

M1834 US REVENUE MARINE SWORD BY HORSTMANN

US Revenue Cutter Service Sword, Model 1834, also referred to as US Revenue Marine. Manufactured 1834-62. A scarce sword made for officers of the United States Revenue Cutter Service or Revenue Marines. This was a small but prestigious branch of our… (870-37). Learn More »

Upcoming Events

23
Jan

Coming up Jan. 27 - 28: Gettysburg Gun Show at the Allstar Events Complex at the Eisenhower Inn Learn More »