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HISTORY OF THE FRENCH REVOLUTION, AND THE WARS PRODUCED BY THAT MEMORABLE EVENT

HISTORY OF THE FRENCH REVOLUTION, AND THE WARS PRODUCED BY THAT MEMORABLE EVENT

By Christopher Kelly, Esq. Printed for Thomas Kelly, London, 1817.  1st ed.  2 Volumes., 1441pp,  60 engraved plates. Including 7 hand-colored. Full calf,  4to, with raised band and black lea.… (611-236). Learn More »

$200.00 per Set
Originally $375.00

[NAPOLEONIC WARS] PENINSULAR SKETCHES; BY ACTORS ON THE SCENE

[NAPOLEONIC WARS] PENINSULAR SKETCHES; BY ACTORS ON THE SCENE

Edited by W.H. Maxwell, Esq. Published by Henry Colburn, London, 1845. 2 Volumes, frontpieces, 389 & 388pp. Rebound in red cloth with new endpapers, with original red blind stamped covers and… (611-245). Learn More »

$95.00
Originally $125.00

[NAPOLEONIC] HISTORY OF THE WAR IN FRANCE AND BELGIUM IN 1815. BATTLES OF QUATRE-BRAS, LIGNY, WAVRE AND WATERLOO

[NAPOLEONIC] HISTORY OF THE WAR IN FRANCE AND BELGIUM IN 1815. BATTLES OF QUATRE-BRAS, LIGNY, WAVRE AND WATERLOO

By Captain W. Siborne. Published by T. and W. Boone, London, 1844. 2 vols., 461 & 523pp., ills., apdcs. Half calf and brown cloth, measuring 9 x 6”., with raised bands, red spine label &… (611-246). Learn More »

$300.00 per Set
Originally $395.00

MILITARY ANTIQUITIES RESPECTING A HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH ARMY FROM THE CONQUEST TO THE PRESENT TIME [1801]

MILITARY ANTIQUITIES RESPECTING A HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH ARMY FROM THE CONQUEST TO THE PRESENT TIME [1801]

By Francis Grose Esq. F.A.S. Published by T. Egerton, London 1801. “A New Edition with material additions & improvements.” 2 vols., 412 & 372p, numerous plates and illustrations. Marbled… (611-250). Learn More »

$400.00 per Set
Originally $600.00

THE LETTERS AND DISPATCHES OF JOHN CHURCHILL, THE FIRST OF DUKE OF MARLBOROUGH, 1702-1712

THE LETTERS AND DISPATCHES OF JOHN CHURCHILL, THE FIRST OF DUKE OF MARLBOROUGH, 1702-1712

Edited by Sir George Murray. Published by John Murray, Albemarle Street, 1845. Five volumes. V.1, 615 pp; v.2 704; v.3, 720; v.4, 724; v.5, 750 — all with illustrations. Red glazed cloth, with gilt… (611-50). Learn More »

$275.00 per Set
Originally $395.00

HISTORY OF FRIEDERICH II OF PRUSSIA, CALLED FREDERICK THE GREAT

HISTORY OF FRIEDERICH II OF PRUSSIA, CALLED FREDERICK THE GREAT

By Thomas Carlyle. Published by Chapman and Hall, London, 1858. 6 vols., red buckram bindings, with gilt spine lettering, measuring 8.75 x 6”. 6 v. pagination: 634, 712, 759, 631, 639, 781 — all… (611-51). Learn More »

$175.00 per Set
Originally $250.00

[NAPOLEANIC WARS] RECOLLECTIONS OF THE EVENTFUL LIFE OF A SOLDIER

[NAPOLEANIC WARS] RECOLLECTIONS OF THE EVENTFUL LIFE OF A SOLDIER

By Joseph Donaldson, sergeant of the 94th Scotts Brigade. A. & C. Black, Booksellers to the Queen, Edinburgh, 1841. 375pp.. Black lea. With gilt edges & gilt cover and spine trim and… (611-43). Learn More »

$200.00
Originally $300.00

WATERLOO: ETUDE ED LA CAMPAGNE DE 1815

WATERLOO: ETUDE ED LA CAMPAGNE DE 1815

By Lt. Colonel, Prince Edouard De La Tour D’Auverne. Published by Henri Plon, Paris, 1870. French language. 440pp., colored maps & plans. Front eps owner label: “Henry C. McLean”. Green… (611-45). Learn More »

$225.00
Originally $300.00

MILITARY OPERATIONS IN JEFFRSON COUNTY VIRGINIA AND WEST VA, 1861-65

MILITARY OPERATIONS IN JEFFRSON COUNTY VIRGINIA AND WEST VA, 1861-65

Published by Authority of Jefferson County Camp/ U.C.V. Printed by Farmers Advocate Print, 1911. Front EPS signature “Barbara Knott Nickell”, and stamp “Library of Steven W. Knott.” 43pp.,… (L13376). Learn More »

$95.00
Originally $175.00

PLEASANT READING FOR OUR SOLDIERS

PLEASANT READING FOR OUR SOLDIERS

Religious and charitable societies devoted energy and money into purchasing or publishing inspirational and wholesome reading material for soldiers in camp or hospital. Many barracks were supplied… (998-664). Learn More »

1862 CONFEDERATE ARMY REGULATIONS, WITH RARE GENERAL ORDER ATTACHED

1862 CONFEDERATE ARMY REGULATIONS, WITH RARE GENERAL ORDER ATTACHED

Richmond, VA: West & Johnson, 1862. 420pp., with forms. Re-bound in gray glazed cloth, measuring 7.5 x 5", with gilt spine lettering. Front eps contains following pencilled explanation of General… (B5956). Learn More »

$750.00
Originally $850.00

1852 MANUAL OF BAYONET EXERCISE BY GEORGE McCLELLAN IDENTIFIED TO 20TH NEW YORK STATE MILITIA / 80TH NEW YORK SOLDIER WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG

1852 MANUAL OF BAYONET EXERCISE BY GEORGE McCLELLAN IDENTIFIED TO 20TH NEW YORK STATE MILITIA / 80TH NEW YORK SOLDIER WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG

This volume was written by George B. McClellan, and was printed by order of the War Department for use of the United States Army. It is a first edition that was published in Philadelphia in 1852. At… (B4915). Learn More »

$895.00
Originally $995.00

IDENTIFIED COPY OF McCLELLAN’S MANUAL OF BAYONET EXERCISE

IDENTIFIED COPY OF McCLELLAN’S MANUAL OF BAYONET EXERCISE

A good copy of McClellan’s bayonet manual identified to Lyman and William Ormsby of New York. Cloth covers, blind-stamped with an American eagle. “Lyman Ormsby / Capt. Co. I 22nd NY Vol” at top… (998-663). Learn More »

JOURNAL OF A SECESH LADY: THE DIARY OF CATHERINE ANN DEVERUEX EDMONDSON

JOURNAL OF A SECESH LADY: THE DIARY OF CATHERINE ANN DEVERUEX EDMONDSON

Edited by Beth Crabtree/ James Patton. Published by the North Carolina Division of Archives & History, Raleigh, 1979. Second Printing. 850 pp., map eps., dj.  In gray glazed cloth. 10.25 x 7.5”… (522-315). Learn More »

$85.00
Originally $95.00

HISTORY OF THE THIRTY-THIRD INDIANA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

HISTORY OF THE THIRTY-THIRD INDIANA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

By John R. McBride. Published by W.M. Burford, Printer and Binder, 1900. 279 pp. In black glazed cloth, 9 x 6.25”, w/gilt spine lettering. Fine condition, all across the board. This unit was… (522-289). Learn More »

$122.00
Originally $135.00

ORIGINAL 1912 EDITION OF THE HISTORY OF THE 10TH INDIANA INFANTRY

ORIGINAL 1912 EDITION OF THE HISTORY OF THE 10TH INDIANA INFANTRY

Hardcover volume bound in blue cloth with the tile stamped in gold with in a gold bordered box in the upper left hand corner of the front cover. Front cover has a dark stain neat the bottom edge.… (522-284). Learn More »

$180.00
Originally $200.00

HISTORY OF THE EIGHTY-THIRD REGIMENT, INDIANA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY. [For Three Years With Sherman]

HISTORY OF THE EIGHTY-THIRD REGIMENT, INDIANA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY. [For Three Years With Sherman]

During the Civil War the state of Indiana provided 208, 367 soldiers and 2,130 sailors to the Union cause--of whom 24, 416 were killed and 48, 568 wounded in service. On the army side, the state… (522-247). Learn More »

$54.00
Originally $60.00

HISTORY OF THE SEVENTY-NINTH REGIMENT INDIANA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

HISTORY OF THE SEVENTY-NINTH REGIMENT INDIANA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

During the Civil War the state of Indiana provided 208, 367 soldiers and 2,130 sailors to the Union cause--of whom 24, 416 were killed and 48, 568 wounded in service. On the army side, the state… (522-239). Learn More »

$108.00
Originally $120.00

SPEECH OF MR. J.S. BARBOUR OF VIRGINIA…ON THE PROPRIETY OF EXCLUDING THE AGENCY OF THE PRESIDENT, IN APPOINTING AND REMOVING THE DISBURSING AND ACCOUNTING OFFICERS OF THE TREASURY DEPT.

SPEECH OF MR. J.S. BARBOUR OF VIRGINIA…ON THE PROPRIETY OF EXCLUDING THE AGENCY OF THE PRESIDENT, IN APPOINTING AND REMOVING THE DISBURSING AND ACCOUNTING OFFICERS OF THE TREASURY DEPT.

(Delivered in the U.S. House of Representatives, March 1828). Published by Green & Jarvis, Washington, 1828. Title page presentation inscription, in ink: “Judge McLean with/ my respects/ J.S.… (1000-1632). Learn More »

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 »


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PIECE OF WOOD FROM THE ROOM IN THE WHITE HOUSE WHERE LINCOLN SIGNED THE EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION

“A piece of wood from the White House where President Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation and usd (sic) as a private office by the Presidents since Jefferson’s time. Presented to Genl. W. J. Palmer by his friend and Comrade Col. W.M.… (945-297). Learn More »

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