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ID’D COPY OF HARDEE’S RIFLE AND LIGHT INFANTRY TACTICS, VOL II

ID’D COPY OF HARDEE’S RIFLE AND LIGHT INFANTRY TACTICS, VOL II

By Brevet Lieut. Col. W.J. Hardee, U.S. Army. Published by J.B. Lippincott & Co., Philadelphia, 1861. In purple buckram, 3.75 x 5.25”, w/black spine, gilt lettering. Moderately chipped, head… (1000-1575). Learn More »

VINTAGE GETTYSBURG TOUR BOOK – THE BLUE AND GRAY

VINTAGE GETTYSBURG TOUR BOOK – THE BLUE AND GRAY

Paperback book was published in 1952. Cover reads, “A HISTORY OF THE CONFLICTS DURING LEE’S INVASION AND BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, BEING FOR THE MOST PART CONTRIBUTIONS BY UNION AND CONFEDERATE… (M25922). Learn More »

$20.00
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VINTAGE TOUR BOOK - GETTYSBURG BY GEORGE GORDON MEADE

VINTAGE TOUR BOOK - GETTYSBURG BY GEORGE GORDON MEADE

Paperback book was published in 1924. Cover shows an image of General Meade, commander of the Union forces at the battle of Gettysburg. This is an excerpt from the book, “THE LIFE AND LETTERS OF… (M25924). Learn More »

$45.00
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VINTAGE GETTYSBURG TOUR BOOK – THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG BY W.C. STORRICK, SIGNED BY AUTHOR

VINTAGE GETTYSBURG TOUR BOOK – THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG BY W.C. STORRICK, SIGNED BY AUTHOR

Paperback book is the fifth edition, published in 1946. Title page is signed by the author, W.C. Storrick, who was the retired Superintendent of the Licensed Battlefield Guides. Book gives an… (M25926). Learn More »

$45.00
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RARE COMPLETE THREE VOLUME SET OF “MARYLAND IN THE WORLD WAR 1917-1919”

RARE COMPLETE THREE VOLUME SET OF “MARYLAND IN THE WORLD WAR 1917-1919”

This three volume set consists of two volumes that list alphabetically, all the men from Maryland who served in World War One while the third volume holds five large fold out maps. The set was… (924-08). Learn More »

$90.00 per Set
Originally $110.00

AUTOGRAPHED COPY OF GETTYSBURG CAVALRY ACTION BOOK

AUTOGRAPHED COPY OF GETTYSBURG CAVALRY ACTION BOOK

Volume is hardcover edition of “PLENTY OF BLAME TO GO AROUND: JEB STUART’S CONTROVERSIAL RIDE TO GETTYSBURG” by Eric J. Wittenberg and J. David Petruzzi, published by Savas Beatie of New York… (956-28). Learn More »

$35.00
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HARDCOVER COPY OF “U.S. BATTLESHIPS: AN ILLUSTRATED DESIGN HISTORY”

HARDCOVER COPY OF “U.S. BATTLESHIPS: AN ILLUSTRATED DESIGN HISTORY”

Volume meas. approx. 8.75 x 11.75 inches and runs 463 pages with index. Published by the Naval Institute Press of Annapolis, Maryland in 1985 and written by Norman Friedman the book covers battleships… (1011-12). Learn More »

INSTRUCTION FOR HEAVY ARTILLERY, 1863

INSTRUCTION FOR HEAVY ARTILLERY, 1863

Prepared By A Board of Officers, For the Use of the Army of the United States. Published by the Government Printing Office, Washington, 1863. 251 pp., plus addenda. In brown blind-stamped cloth, 5.125… (1000-1604). Learn More »

CAVALRY TACTICS: REGULATIONS FOR THE INSTRUCTION, FORMATIONS, AND MOVEMENTS OF THE CAVALRY…OF THE UNITED STATES

CAVALRY TACTICS: REGULATIONS FOR THE INSTRUCTION, FORMATIONS, AND MOVEMENTS OF THE CAVALRY…OF THE UNITED STATES

By Phillip St. Geo. Cooke. Published by J.W. Fortune, New York, 1864. 294 pp., bugle calls included. In black blind-stamped leather, 6.5 x 4.5”, with gilt cover & spine lettering. Exhibits light… (1000-1580). Learn More »

$395.00
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US CAVALRY TACTICS MANUAL, VOLUMES 1 & 2, ID’D TO CAPT. JAMES B. CLARK, 7TH NEW YORK CAVALRY

US CAVALRY TACTICS MANUAL, VOLUMES 1 & 2, ID’D TO CAPT. JAMES B. CLARK, 7TH NEW YORK CAVALRY

By Col. Phillip St. George Crook. Published by Government Printing office, Washington, DC, 1861. Front eps owner inscription, both volumes—“Captain James C. Clark/ Co. H, Col. A.J. Morrisons Regt/… (1000-1582). Learn More »

$350.00
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ORIGINAL 1862 COPY OF “CAUSE AND CONTRACT” PUBLISHED IN RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 1862

ORIGINAL 1862 COPY OF “CAUSE AND CONTRACT” PUBLISHED IN RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 1862

Paperbound edition of “CASUE AND CONTRAST: AN ESSAY ON THE AMERICAN CRISIS” by T. W. MacMahon and published by West & Johnston of Richmond in 1862. Book meas. approx. 5.50 x 8.75 inches and… (1000-1647). Learn More »

NEW TESTAMENT ID’D TO LT. HENRY GEE, 59TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRYSOLDIER

NEW TESTAMENT ID’D TO LT. HENRY GEE, 59TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

This New Testament was published in New York by the American Bible Society in 1863. It has an embossed brown cloth cover with, “TESTAMENT” in gold gilt on the spine. Third page has a faded… (1000-1584). Learn More »

REGULATIONS FOR THE ARMY OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES, 1863

REGULATIONS FOR THE ARMY OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES, 1863

By the authority of the War Department. Published by West & Johnson, Richmond, VA, 1863. 432 pp. Marbled card board covers, with butternut cloth spine, 4.5 x 7.25”. Exhibits wear and rubbing at… (1000-1609). Learn More »

THE CONFEDERATE FIRST READER…PROSE & POETRY…FOR YOUNG CHILDREN IN THE SCHOOLS AND FAMILIES OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES

THE CONFEDERATE FIRST READER…PROSE & POETRY…FOR YOUNG CHILDREN IN THE SCHOOLS AND FAMILIES OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES

Published by G.L. Bidgood, Richmond, VA, 1864. 120 pp. Butternut card covers, 7 x 4.25”, with brown cloth spine. Exhibits light scuffs and slight wear and soiling at the extremities. Else VG. An… (1000-1616). Learn More »

LIKE NEW AUTOGRAPHED COPY OF “AMERICAN MILITARY BELT PLATES”

LIKE NEW AUTOGRAPHED COPY OF “AMERICAN MILITARY BELT PLATES”

Hardcover volume meas. approx. 8.75 x 11.25 inches. The work was done by Michael J. O’Donnell and J. Duncan Campbell and is signed by them on a bookplate pasted to the inside front cover. Volume was… (573-68). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE MILITARY TEXT - <i>THE TROOPERS MANUAL: OR, TACTICS FOR LIGHT DRAGOONS AND MOUNTED RIFLEMEN</i>

CONFEDERATE MILITARY TEXT - THE TROOPERS MANUAL: OR, TACTICS FOR LIGHT DRAGOONS AND MOUNTED RIFLEMEN

By Col. J. Lucius Davis. Published by A. Morris, Richmond, VA, 1862. 284 pp., plus 19 pages of bugle calls. Beige card boards, with cloth spine, 6 x 4”, and paper spine label, largely intact. … (337-297). Learn More »

COMPLETE 52 VOLUME REPRINT SET OF THE “SOUTHERN HISTORICAL SOCIETY PAPERS”

COMPLETE 52 VOLUME REPRINT SET OF THE “SOUTHERN HISTORICAL SOCIETY PAPERS”

Each volume is hardbound in black cloth and has the title in gold on the cover and spine. Set is in like new condition. Each volume meas. approx. 6.25 x 9.25 inches. The Southern Historical Society… (173-4032). Learn More »

$750.00 per Set
Originally $895.00
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CLOTHING BOOK FOR COMPANIES A, B, C, D, OF THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

CLOTHING BOOK FOR COMPANIES A, B, C, D, OF THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

Adjutant General’s Office/ Government—U.S.—Bindery. As the title states, this large thick book - 15.5 x 11.5 x 3.25”, weight —lists the clothing accounts, in ink, of the first four companies… (945-291). Learn More »

REFERENCE BOOK – ARTILLERY FUSES OF THE CIVIL WAR BY JONES

REFERENCE BOOK – ARTILLERY FUSES OF THE CIVIL WAR BY JONES

Heavily illustrated examination of the wide variety of fuses that accompanied the revolution in artillery during the American Civil War. Complete coverage of Federal and Confederate fuses along with… (516-399). Learn More »

REFERENCE BOOK – THOUGHTS ON MEN’S SHIRTS BY WM. BROWN

REFERENCE BOOK – THOUGHTS ON MEN’S SHIRTS BY WM. BROWN

Thoughts on Men’s Shirts in America 1750-1900 is a complete resource for reenactors, historians, and those interested in social history and material culture.  This book has long been out of print… (516-406). Learn More »


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AMES M1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD & SCABBARD PRESENTED TO SOLDIER WHO SERVED IN BOTH THE 13TH MASSACHUSETTS & 79TH UNITED STATES COLORED TROOPS

Excellent conditioned Model 1850 foot officer’s sword made by the Ames Manufacturing Company of Chicopee, Massachusetts complete with its matching metal scabbard. The drawn sword meas. approx. 36.25 inches long from point to pommel. The blade… (870-361). Learn More »

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