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LIFE WITH THE 49TH MASSACHUSETTS VOLUNTEERS

LIFE WITH THE 49TH MASSACHUSETTS VOLUNTEERS

By Henry T. Johns. Published for Author, Pittsfield, Mass: 1864. 391 pp., ills. In green blind-stamped buckram, 7.5 x 5.25”, w/gilt ills. Cover and spine lettering. Exhibits moderate wear at the… (344-2684). Learn More »

REPORT OF THE RECRUITING COMMITTEE APPOINTED BY THE ENROLLED OF WATERTOWN, MASS.

REPORT OF THE RECRUITING COMMITTEE APPOINTED BY THE ENROLLED OF WATERTOWN, MASS.

To fill the Quota of the Town, under the call of the president, July, 1864, for five hundred thousand men.  Published  by the Press of Geo. C. Rand & Avery, Boston, 1864. 22 pp. Beige wraps,… (804-526). Learn More »

BATTLES AND BIOGRAPHIES OF MISSOURIANS/ OR THE CIVIL WAR PERIOD OF OUR STATE

BATTLES AND BIOGRAPHIES OF MISSOURIANS/ OR THE CIVIL WAR PERIOD OF OUR STATE

By W. L. Webb. Kansas City, Mo. Hudson-Kimberly Pub. Co. 1900. Front eps, owner bookplate: “R.A. Weaver”.  404 pp., ills. In brown glazed cloth, 8 x 6”, with gilt spine lettering. Exhibits… (897-51). Learn More »

BELLE OF THE FIFTIES, MEMOIRS OF MRS. CLAY [VIRGINIA CLAY CLOPTON] OF ALABAMA

BELLE OF THE FIFTIES, MEMOIRS OF MRS. CLAY [VIRGINIA CLAY CLOPTON] OF ALABAMA

Put into narrative form by Ada Sterling. Published by Doubleday, Page & Company, New York: 1905. Ex-library. Front eps, owner book plate. 388 pp., ills., plates. In black leather, 8.75 x 6”,… (897-12B). Learn More »

IN CAMP AND BATTLE WITH THE WASHINGTON BATTERY OF ARTILLERY

IN CAMP AND BATTLE WITH THE WASHINGTON BATTERY OF ARTILLERY

By William M. Owen. Published by Ticknor and Company, Boston, MA: 1885. Front eps, owner book plate: “R.A. Weaver”. 467 pp., maps, ills., w/clean, relatively new rebound endpapers, rebound front… (897-90). Learn More »

THIRTY-ONE PRESIDENTS - 75TH ANNIVERSARY BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, BLUE AND GRAY REUNION, JUNE 29 TO JULY 6, 1938

THIRTY-ONE PRESIDENTS - 75TH ANNIVERSARY BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, BLUE AND GRAY REUNION, JUNE 29 TO JULY 6, 1938

This booklet was written by Edward Jerome Vogeler and has a copyright date of 1932. The preface states, “In the conviction that chauvinism is not American, that disillusionment sprouts from a bed of… (573-24). Learn More »

PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF JAMES WELLS, CO. “B”, 102ND OHIO INFANTRY

PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF JAMES WELLS, CO. “B”, 102ND OHIO INFANTRY

Published by James Wells, San Diego, CA: 1908. Front eps, owner book plate—“R.A. Weaver”132 pp., ills. In red glazed cloth, 6.5 x 9.25”, with gilt cover lettering. Exhibits light wear at the… (897-45). Learn More »

UNION AND ANTI-SLAVERY SPEECHES, DELIVERED DURING THE REBELLION

UNION AND ANTI-SLAVERY SPEECHES, DELIVERED DURING THE REBELLION

By Charles D. Drake. Published for the Benefit of the Ladies Union Aid Society of St. Louis, Mo. Applegate & Co., Cincinnati, OH: 1864. 431 pp. In brown buckram, 7.75 x 5.5”, w/gilt spine… (897-59). Learn More »

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF PAT CLEBURNE AND GEN. T.C. HINDMAN

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF PAT CLEBURNE AND GEN. T.C. HINDMAN

By Charles Edward Nash, M.D. Tunnah & Pitard, Little Rock, Ark.: 1898. Rebound. Ex-lib. Front eps, owner bookplate: “R.A. Weaver”. 288 pp., ills. In brown glazed cloth, 7.375 x 5”, w/light… (897-63). Learn More »

THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION AND ITS PRO-SLAVERY COMPROMISES, OR, Extracts from the Madison Papers…

THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION AND ITS PRO-SLAVERY COMPROMISES, OR, Extracts from the Madison Papers…

Selected by Wendell Phillips. Published by the American Anti-Slavery Society, New York: 1856. Front eps, owner bookplate: “R.A. Weaver”.  208 pp. Brown blind stamped  glazed cloth,  7.875 x… (897-13A). Learn More »

1889 VOLUME FROM THE LIBRARY OF GENERAL NATHANIEL P. BANKS

1889 VOLUME FROM THE LIBRARY OF GENERAL NATHANIEL P. BANKS

This is an 1889 copy of “DIGEST AND MANUAL OF THE RULES AND PRACTICE OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.” Volume meas. approx. 6.00 x 8.00 inches and runs approx. 596 pages. Volume is hardcover with… (453-41). Learn More »

1871 PUBLISHED LETTERS OF 13TH & 39TH MASSACHUSETTS OFFICER & HIS BROTHER

1871 PUBLISHED LETTERS OF 13TH & 39TH MASSACHUSETTS OFFICER & HIS BROTHER

Book is ex-library and hardcover with faded maroon cloth covers. Stamped in gold on the front cover is “LETTERS FROM WO BROTHERS.” Title has a small Maltese cross above and below. Volume meas.… (B5868). Learn More »

1877 COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL COURT MANUAL

1877 COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL COURT MANUAL

Front cover has gold embossed state emblem and title. Spine has gold embossed title and year. Light wear to covers. Moderate wear to cover edges. Book runs 411 pages. Book contains the rules and… (172-2190). Learn More »

$40.00
Originally $50.00

1844 COPY OF THE HISTORY OF BERKS & LEBANON COUNTIES PENNSYLVANIA

1844 COPY OF THE HISTORY OF BERKS & LEBANON COUNTIES PENNSYLVANIA

Volume is bound in brown leather that is worn at the corners and edges. Boards show some chips at crease of spine and minor separations. Ribbed spine has red leather panel near top with title embossed… (344-2114). Learn More »

SPECIAL SIGNED & NUMBERED DELUXE EDITION OF “CIVIL WAR ARMY SWORDS” BY JOHN H. THILLMANN

SPECIAL SIGNED & NUMBERED DELUXE EDITION OF “CIVIL WAR ARMY SWORDS” BY JOHN H. THILLMANN

Full title is “Civil War Army Swords: A Study of United States Army Swords from 1832 through 1865” by John H. Thillmann. Published in 2008 by Andrew Mowbray Incorporated this special deluxe… (344-1986). Learn More »

SOLDIERS' SOLDIERS' NATIONAL CEMETERY PROCEEDINGS

SOLDIERS' SOLDIERS' NATIONAL CEMETERY PROCEEDINGS

Fourth annual report of the commissioners composing the board of managers of the Soldiers' National Cemetery, for the fiscal year, ending November 30, 1867. 5.5" x 8.75", 16 pages. In good… (453-38). Learn More »

ORIGINAL 1880’S COPY OF THE VERY RARE AMES SWORD COMPANY CATALOG

ORIGINAL 1880’S COPY OF THE VERY RARE AMES SWORD COMPANY CATALOG

Single leather bound volume is in excellent condition. It meas. approx. 7.00 x 10.00 inches and runs approx. 368 pages and contains hundreds of illustrations. The brown leather covers are embossed in… (344-2325). Learn More »

1884 COPY OF “GREGG’S CAVALRY FIGHT AT GETTYSBURG”

1884 COPY OF “GREGG’S CAVALRY FIGHT AT GETTYSBURG”

Volume is paper bound and meas. approx. 7.50 x 10.25 inches and runs 29 pages. The pamphlet was written by William Brooke-Rawle and published in 1884. Covers are light blue paper with title printed in… (890-32). 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 »

THE ACME HAVERSACK OF SONG AND ELOQUENCE

THE ACME HAVERSACK OF SONG AND ELOQUENCE

This is volume 2, number 3, dated July 1888. This booklet is a Gettysburg souvenir and also a guide to the battlefield. Pages are filled with songs and battle narratives. Booklet is 5.25" x 6.75"… (B5652). Learn More »


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RHODE ISLAND STATE CONTRACT UNION ENLISTED FOOT GREAT COAT

The Infantry, Heavy Artillery and Engineers used this style of greatcoat. The foot style great coat is single breasted with a standing collar and has an elbow length cape. The coat is made of quality Sky Blue wool with a heavy brown cotton jean… (583-01). Learn More »

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