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CONFEDERATE MILITARY LAW — <i>THE JUDGE ADVOCATES VADE MECUM: EMBRACING A GENERAL VIEW OF MILITARY LAW</i>

CONFEDERATE MILITARY LAW — THE JUDGE ADVOCATES VADE MECUM: EMBRACING A GENERAL VIEW OF MILITARY LAW

By C.H. Lee. Published by West and Johnston, Richmond, VA, 1863. 251 pp. Marbled boards, calf lea. spine w/red leather spine label. Exhibits light foxing, text yellowed throughout, while remaining… (1000-1642). Learn More »

ACTS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF VIRGINIA, PASSED IN 1861-62

ACTS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF VIRGINIA, PASSED IN 1861-62

Published by William F. Ritchie, Public Printer, Richmond, VA, 1862. Owner inscription: “J.R. Waltham,” front & rear eps. 182 pp., plus ordinances, resolutions, and the Constitution of the… (1000-1648). Learn More »

INFANTRY TACTICS/DOUBLE AND SINGLE RANK — ID’D TO JOHN [?] A. BARKER, 5th MASSACHUSETTS VOL. MILITIA

INFANTRY TACTICS/DOUBLE AND SINGLE RANK — ID’D TO JOHN [?] A. BARKER, 5th MASSACHUSETTS VOL. MILITIA

By Bvt. Major-General Emory Upton, U.S. Army. Published by D. Appleton, New York, 1868. Owner ID inscription, front eps, in ink. 392 pp. In blue buckram, 3.75 x 5.75”, w/gilt spine lettering, above… (1000-1602). Learn More »

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 »

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 »

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 – CONFEDERATE RIFLES & MUSKETS BY MURPHY / MADAUS

REFERENCE BOOK – CONFEDERATE RIFLES & MUSKETS BY MURPHY / MADAUS

This large book covers infantry small arms manufactured in the southern Confederacy between 1861 and 1865. Highly detailed and illustrated with considerable new in-depth research.  An absolute must… (516-454). Learn More »

1833 COPY OF FOX’S BOOK OF MARTYRS

1833 COPY OF FOX’S BOOK OF MARTYRS

Leather covered volume written entirely in German. The book meas. approx. 6.00 x 9.25 inches. Leather exterior shows edge wear and numerous rub marks. Binding is very good. Title runs 934 pages.… (B6181). Learn More »

SKETCH OF THE LIFE, CHARACTER, AND PUBLIC SERVICES OF OLIVER P. MORTON

SKETCH OF THE LIFE, CHARACTER, AND PUBLIC SERVICES OF OLIVER P. MORTON

By Charles M. Walker. Published by the Indianapolis Journal, Indianapolis, IN., 1878. 191 pp., frontispiece. Reddish pictorially stamped glazed cloth, 7 x 4.75”, with black & gilt cover and… (522-297). Learn More »

$45.00
Originally $50.00

HAZZARD’S HISTORY OF HENRY COUNTY [INDIANA], 1822-1906, MILITARY EDITION

HAZZARD’S HISTORY OF HENRY COUNTY [INDIANA], 1822-1906, MILITARY EDITION

By George Hazzard, author and publisher, New Castle, Indiana, 1906. 2 volumes, 1236 pp. en toto. Profuse illus. Bound in half black lea., burgundy cloth, 11 x 8.25”, w/gilt spine lettering. Exhibits… (522-288). Learn More »

$90.00
Originally $100.00

ORIGINAL 1876 COPY OF THE 7TH INDIANA REGIMENTAL HISTORY

ORIGINAL 1876 COPY OF THE 7TH INDIANA REGIMENTAL HISTORY

Published in 1876 by the Herald Company, Steam Printers of LaPorte, Indiana and written by Thomas S. Cogley, late 1st Lieutenant of Company F. The mile long full title of this diminutive volume is… (522-304). Learn More »

$135.00
Originally $150.00

RARE OUT OF PRINT REFERENCE WORK ON CIVIL WAR HORSE EQUIPMENT

RARE OUT OF PRINT REFERENCE WORK ON CIVIL WAR HORSE EQUIPMENT

Like new conditioned copy of “HORSE EQUIPMENT OF THE CIVIL WAR ERA” by Howard Crouch. Volume meas. approx. 8.75 x 11.25 and runs 194 pages with index. Published by SCS Publications in 2003 the… (516-287). Learn More »

GROUP OF VERMONT DEDICATION PROGRAMS & TOWN VETERANS ROSTER

GROUP OF VERMONT DEDICATION PROGRAMS & TOWN VETERANS ROSTER

Offered here is a group of four books.  Three books pertaining to Vermont monument dedications and the fourth being a roster of veterans from Manchester, Vt., in the Civil War, Span-Am. War, and… (635-236). Learn More »

1862 ALMANAC

1862 ALMANAC

Paper bound booklet entitled “WEBSTER’S CALENDAR OR THE ALBANY ALMANAC FOR THE YEAR OF OUR LORD 1862.” Booklet meas. approx. 4.75 x 7.50 inches. Front and back covers have separated but are… (668-53). Learn More »

VERMONT IN THE CIVIL WAR, A HISTORY

VERMONT IN THE CIVIL WAR, A HISTORY

By G. G. Benedict. Published by Free Press Association, Burlington, VT., 1886. 2 vols., rebound in dark green leather w/blue marbled boards. 620, 620 pp., w/ ills. Contains sketches of Vermont’s… (173-2703). Learn More »

$155.00
Originally $175.00


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RARE CONFEDERATE MANUFACTURED 12 POUNDER IRON HOWITZER TUBE MADE BY TREDEGAR IRON WORKS IN RICHMOND, DATED 1862!

This foundry was named for the famous iron works at Tredegar, Wales; the Tredegar Iron Works opened in 1837 and was active in the foundry trade for many years in Richmond until 1952. In 1841 Joseph Anderson became involved with the Tredegar foundry… (455-09). Learn More »

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