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PITZER’S POCKET CHART MUSIC BOOK – GETTYSBURG, 1894

PITZER’S POCKET CHART MUSIC BOOK – GETTYSBURG, 1894

Small hardcover book was written by John E. Pitzer of the Pitzer House in Gettysburg, PA. Pitzer House was a hotel and restaurant on Chambersburg St. Title page reads, “PITZER’S CHART BOOK… (1054-1587). Learn More »

PRESENTATION COPY OF MOSBY’S RANGERS, TO HIS DAUGHTER

PRESENTATION COPY OF MOSBY’S RANGERS, TO HIS DAUGHTER

John S. Mosby Inscribed and Notated Presentation Copy of Mosby's Rangers, presented by the Confederate cavalry commander to his daughter. Mosby has inscribed on the front free endpaper, "To my darling… (846-190). Learn More »

VERY NICE 1811 COPY OF MILITARY CHRONICLE 1810-11

VERY NICE 1811 COPY OF MILITARY CHRONICLE 1810-11

Hardcover volume meas. approx. 9.50 x 6.00 inches and runs 529 pages with a 9 page index. The volume is covered with marbled cloth with a red leather spine and corners. Covers show light to moderate… (611-54). Learn More »

OUR OWN SCHOOL ARITHMETIC. [CONFEDERATE ARITHMETIC]

OUR OWN SCHOOL ARITHMETIC. [CONFEDERATE ARITHMETIC]

By S. Lander, A. M. Published by Sterling, Campbell & Allright. Greensboro. Richmond, Va. W. Hargrave White, 1863.  223 pp., w/various tables. Beige paper boards w/brown leatherette spine, 6.625… (1000-1617). Learn More »

BY-LAWS OF THE JEFFERSON GUARDS, 55th REGIMENT, VIRGINIA MILITIA,  A WAR SOUVENIR OF GEORGE W. MOWERS 21st PA CAVALRY

BY-LAWS OF THE JEFFERSON GUARDS, 55th REGIMENT, VIRGINIA MILITIA, A WAR SOUVENIR OF GEORGE W. MOWERS 21st PA CAVALRY

Mowers enlisted for six months in the 21st PA Cavalry about a week after the Battle of Gettysburg, which ravaged his town and the surrounding area. Fayetteville, where he worked in his father’s… (B6277). Learn More »

BOUND COPY OF ARMY GENERAL ORDERS ATTRIBUTED TO A MASSACHUSETTS HEAVY ARTILLERY OFFICER

BOUND COPY OF ARMY GENERAL ORDERS ATTRIBUTED TO A MASSACHUSETTS HEAVY ARTILLERY OFFICER

Hardbound volume titled “GENERAL ORDERS AFFECTING THE VOLUNTER FORCE.” Volume was published by the Adjutant General’s Office and printed by the Government Printing Office in Washington, D.C. in… (1054-1172). Learn More »

GUTHRIE’S COMMENTARIES ON THE SURGERY OF THE WAR (NAPOELONIC & CRIMEAN) –DATED 1862 – IDENTIFIED TO SURGEON IN 2ND MARYLAND INFANTRY, USA

GUTHRIE’S COMMENTARIES ON THE SURGERY OF THE WAR (NAPOELONIC & CRIMEAN) –DATED 1862 – IDENTIFIED TO SURGEON IN 2ND MARYLAND INFANTRY, USA

Full title is “Commentaries on the Surgery on the War in Portugal, Spain, France, and the Netherlands, from the Battle of Rolica, in 1808, to that of Waterloo, in 1815; with Additions relating to… (1000-1635). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED COPY OF <I>MILITARY LAWS</I> – RICHMOND VA, DATED 1820

IDENTIFIED COPY OF MILITARY LAWS – RICHMOND VA, DATED 1820

Full title is “Military Laws: Containing: extracts from the Federal and State constitutions, synopsis of the organization of the militia, militia laws, of Virginia, militia laws of the United… (1000-1624). Learn More »

NICELY REBOUND ORIGINAL 1913 COPY OF THE WAR DEPARTMENT BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE CIVIL WAR

NICELY REBOUND ORIGINAL 1913 COPY OF THE WAR DEPARTMENT BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE CIVIL WAR

Handsome volume in beautiful red cloth hardcovers with the full title on the spine in gold ink and marbled page edges. Covers are new but the interior of the book is all original. Title page reads… (1074-03). Learn More »

HISTORICAL SKETCH OF THE SEVENTH REGIMENT MICHIGAN VOLUNTEER CAVALRY

HISTORICAL SKETCH OF THE SEVENTH REGIMENT MICHIGAN VOLUNTEER CAVALRY

By Asa B. Isham. Published by Town Topics Publishing Co., New York, 1893. 118 pp., ills. Blue glazed cloth, 8 x 5.75”, w/color cover flag & gilt cover & spine lettering and adornments.… (766-1050). Learn More »

GOOD COPY OF “ROSTER OF OHIO SOLDIERS IN THE WAR WITH SPAIN 1898-1899”

GOOD COPY OF “ROSTER OF OHIO SOLDIERS IN THE WAR WITH SPAIN 1898-1899”

Hardcover bound in the original green covers with the title and state seal in gold on the spine. Exterior is good with light wear to cover and spine edges. Light rubbing. Volume meas. approx. 6.50 x… (1047-02). Learn More »

NICE ORIGINAL COPY OF THE US ARMY REGISTER FOR 1903

NICE ORIGINAL COPY OF THE US ARMY REGISTER FOR 1903

Very nice leather-bound copy of the 1903 listing of all Army officers including active duty and those still living who were retired. Volume meas. approx. 6.00 x 9.25 inches and runs approx. 543 pages… (1074-01). Learn More »

BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG AND THE CHRISTIAN COMMISSION

BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG AND THE CHRISTIAN COMMISSION

By Andrew B. Cross.  Baltimore, 1865. 32 pp. Wraps w/yellow covers. Exhibits slight very slight chipping at the margins. Else VG plus. Excellent  Gettysburg collectible. In protective sleeve,… (1054-2158). Learn More »

GETTYSBURG NOVEL WRITTEN BY THE WIFE OF GENERAL GEORGE E. PICKETT

GETTYSBURG NOVEL WRITTEN BY THE WIFE OF GENERAL GEORGE E. PICKETT

Hardcover volume is titled “THE BUGLES OF GETTYSBURG” by Lasalle Corbell Pickett published in Chicago in 1913. Volume meas. approx. 4.75 x 7.00 inches and runs 163 pages. Covers are gray with a… (1054-2101). Learn More »

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DESCRIPTIVE KEY TO THE PAINTING OF THE REPULSE OF LONGSTREET’S ASSAULT AT THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, JULY 3, 1863

DESCRIPTIVE KEY TO THE PAINTING OF THE REPULSE OF LONGSTREET’S ASSAULT AT THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, JULY 3, 1863

Arranged by John B. Bachelder, this book is a key to a painting of “Pickett’s Charge” by James Walker. The volume was published by John B. Bachelder in New York in 1870. It meas. approx. 6.00 x… (1054-2157). Learn More »

$125.00
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BLACKWOODS MAGAZINE FOR JULY THROUGH DECEMBER 1863 - GETTYSBURG ARTICLE

BLACKWOODS MAGAZINE FOR JULY THROUGH DECEMBER 1863 - GETTYSBURG ARTICLE

Nice hardbound volume meas. approx. 5.50 x 9.00 inches and runs 774 pages. Covers have leather spine and corners. Front and back boards are marbled with a striped appearance in alternate shades of… (1054-2154). Learn More »

$35.00
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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 »

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 »


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BIBLE PRESENTED BY JOHN S. MOSBY TO A.D. PAYNE, A MAN HE LATER CHALLENGED TO A DUEL

A very interesting memento of two former Confederate cavalry officers who nearly turned politics into a blood sport. The bible is octavo, roughly 6 by 10 by 2.5 inches, bound in worn bluish-black leather with impressed geometric designs and gilt… (846-191). Learn More »

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