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POLITICAL DEBATES BETWEEN HON. ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND HON. STEPHEN A. DOUGLAS, In the Celebrated Campaign of 1858, in Illinois

POLITICAL DEBATES BETWEEN HON. ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND HON. STEPHEN A. DOUGLAS, In the Celebrated Campaign of 1858, in Illinois

Carefully prepared by the Reporters of Each Party, Published at the Times of their Delivery. Published by Follett, Foster and Company, Columbus, OH, 1860. 268 pp. In brown blind-stamped cloth w/gilt… (897-26). Learn More »

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 »

$300.00
Originally $450.00

[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 »

$125.00
Originally $175.00

ABRAHAM LINCOLN BOOKLET - GRAND ARMY HALL AND MEMORIAL ASSOCIATION OF ILLINOIS, FEB. 12, 1916

ABRAHAM LINCOLN BOOKLET - GRAND ARMY HALL AND MEMORIAL ASSOCIATION OF ILLINOIS, FEB. 12, 1916

Blue, soft covered book contains the addresses by Harry Pratt Judson, President of the University of Chicago and Mrs. Jessie Palmer Weber, Secretary of the Illinois State Historical Society for the… (L15365). Learn More »

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 »

$600.00 per Set
Originally $950.00

PHILLIPS MEDICAL ENQUIRY — INTO THE LAWS OF THE VITAL FUNCTIONS W/OBSERVATIONS ON THE NATURE AND TREATMENT OF INTERNAL DISEASES

PHILLIPS MEDICAL ENQUIRY — INTO THE LAWS OF THE VITAL FUNCTIONS W/OBSERVATIONS ON THE NATURE AND TREATMENT OF INTERNAL DISEASES

By A.P. Wilson Philip, M.D. F.R. S. E., Fellow of the College of Physicians, Edinburgh. Published by Edward & Richard Parker, Philadelphia, 1818. 335pp. Title page ink signature: “A.… (611-248). Learn More »

$80.00
Originally $115.00

ELEMENTS OF MEDICAL JURISPRUDENCE, VOLUME TWO

ELEMENTS OF MEDICAL JURISPRUDENCE, VOLUME TWO

By Theodrick Romeyn Beck, M.D. Published by Webster and Skinner, Albany, NY, 1823. 471pp. Full calf with two red lea. spine labels. Exhibits medium wear and scuffing of the extremities. Hinges remain… (611-244). Learn More »

$95.00
Originally $150.00

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 »

$395.00 per Set
Originally $550.00

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 »

$250.00 per Set
Originally $350.00

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 »

$375.00 per Set
Originally $595.00

[NAPOLEONIC WARS] THE NORTHERN CAMPAIGNS AND HISTORY OF THE WAR, FROM THE INVASION OF RUSSIA, IN 1812….AND THE INVASION OF FRANCE AND THE DETHRONEMENT OF NAPOLEON

[NAPOLEONIC WARS] THE NORTHERN CAMPAIGNS AND HISTORY OF THE WAR, FROM THE INVASION OF RUSSIA, IN 1812….AND THE INVASION OF FRANCE AND THE DETHRONEMENT OF NAPOLEON

By Joseph Hemingway. Published by Beegin and Hemingway, Manchester, England, n.d. [ca. 1835]. 2 vols, pp. 496 & 526, notes, copper plate ills. Handsomely rebound with eps, marbled boards, &… (611-243). Learn More »

$350.00 per Set
Originally $550.00

[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 »

$395.00 per Set
Originally $550.00

[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 »

$300.00
Originally $450.00

BATTLES OF LEIPZIG: NARRATIVE OF THE…REMARKABLE EVENTS AND THE SANGUINARY SERIES OF ENGAGEMENTS BETWEEN THE ALLIED ARMIES AND THE FRENCH…

BATTLES OF LEIPZIG: NARRATIVE OF THE…REMARKABLE EVENTS AND THE SANGUINARY SERIES OF ENGAGEMENTS BETWEEN THE ALLIED ARMIES AND THE FRENCH…

By Frederic Shoberl. Published by Estburg, Kirk & Co., New York, 1814. Second American from the eighth London Edition. Title page stencil stamp [at top]: “Robert J. Burrows”. 206pp. Half calf… (611-52). Learn More »

$115.00
Originally $165.00

MEDICAL TEXT - OBSERVATIONS ON THE NATURE AND CURE OF DROPSIES…W/APPENDIX CONTAINING CASES OF ANGINA PECTORIS W/DISSECTIONS

MEDICAL TEXT - OBSERVATIONS ON THE NATURE AND CURE OF DROPSIES…W/APPENDIX CONTAINING CASES OF ANGINA PECTORIS W/DISSECTIONS

By John Blackall, M.D. Published by James Webster, At the Office of Medical Recorder., Philadelphia, 1825. Second American edition, From the Fourth English edition. Front eps pencil signature: “A.P.… (611-241). Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $155.00

BIBLE OWNED BY CADET R.G. WITHERS, V.M.I., 1878

BIBLE OWNED BY CADET R.G. WITHERS, V.M.I., 1878

Brown leather covered Bible is embossed with a decorative design and gold lettering that reads, “CADET R.G. WITHERS, V.M.I., JULY 4TH 1878”. First page of Bible is inscribed in period ink,… (846-75). Learn More »

$595.00
Originally $700.00

DANNER’S POCKET GUIDE BOOK AND HISTORY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

DANNER’S POCKET GUIDE BOOK AND HISTORY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

Sixth edition, published by J.A. Danner, 28 Baltimore St. in Gettysburg. Dated 1892. Contains a 2 page map, brief history of the battle and several local advertisements. Covers and pages have all… (B5668). Learn More »

MORNINGSIDE REPRINT OF ORPHAN BRIGADE HISTORY BY THOMPSON

MORNINGSIDE REPRINT OF ORPHAN BRIGADE HISTORY BY THOMPSON

Volume is a 1991 reprint of “History of the Orphan Brigade” by Ed Porter Thompson. The book is bound in half gray half blue cloth with the title embossed in gold on the gray spine and panoply of… (173-3736). Learn More »

$60.00
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EXCELLENT 2 VOLUME REPRINT OF “HISTORY OF THE ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND”

EXCELLENT 2 VOLUME REPRINT OF “HISTORY OF THE ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND”

Set is in like new condition. It is a 1988 reprint of the 1875 original by Thomas B. Van Horne who served as Chaplain of the 13th Ohio and post chaplain at Chattanooga. This Broadfoot reprint has a… (173-3979). Learn More »

BUTTERNUT PRESS REPRINT OF “RED RIVER CAMPAIGN”

BUTTERNUT PRESS REPRINT OF “RED RIVER CAMPAIGN”

Very nice, like new condition 1986 reprint of the 1958 title “RED RIVER CAMPAIGN: POLITICS & COTTON IN THE CIVIL WAR” by Ludwell H. Johnson. Hardcover book is nicely bound in blue cloth with… (173-3836). Learn More »


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CIVIL WAR ERA PHOTOGRAPHER’S STAND WITH HEADREST

Here is a seldom seen original photographer’s stand from the Civil War period. Due to the long exposure time for wet-plate photography, these were used to help people keep still while their image was being taken. These stands are often visible in… (997-02). Learn More »

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