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POCKET SIZED 1862 MANUAL FOR BATTALION DRILL

POCKET SIZED 1862 MANUAL FOR BATTALION DRILL

Volume is hardbound in green cloth with an embossed eagle perched on a patriotic shield crowned in stars on both the front and back covers. Spine has title “FIELD MANUAL FOR BATTALION DRILL”… (L14871). Learn More »

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 »

REMINISCENCES OF WINFIELD SCOTT HANCOCK BY HIS WIFE

REMINISCENCES OF WINFIELD SCOTT HANCOCK BY HIS WIFE

By Almira Hancock. Published by Charles L. Webster & Co., 1887. 340 pp. ills., marbled edges. Blue glazed cloth [REBOUND], 9.25 X 6”, with gilt spine lettering. Fine condition. Hancock “The… (804-350). Learn More »

LINCOLN’S LIFE - STORIES AND SPEECHES

LINCOLN’S LIFE - STORIES AND SPEECHES

By Paul Selby, Associate of the Encyclopedia of Illinois. Published by John R. Stanton, Chicago, 1902. 469 pp. Light green glazed cloth, 8 x 5.5”, with black cover & spine lettering. Exhibits… (804-33). Learn More »

JOURNAL OF RESIDENCE ON A GEORGIA PLANTATION IN 1838-39

JOURNAL OF RESIDENCE ON A GEORGIA PLANTATION IN 1838-39

By Frances Anne Kemble. Published by Harpers & Brothers, New York 1863. 337 pp. Burgundy blind-stamped buckram, 8 x 5.5”, gilt spine lettering. Fine, with very slight sunning of spine. Frances… (804-53). Learn More »

A MAN OF THE PEOPLE: A DRAMA OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN

A MAN OF THE PEOPLE: A DRAMA OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN

By Thomas Dixon. Published by D. Appleton & Co, New York, 1920. 156 pp. Blue glazed cloth, 7.5 x 5”, with red cover & spine lettering. Exhibits external wear & one small minor spine… (804-19). Learn More »

FOUR YEARS IN SECESSIA: ADVENTURES WITHIN AND BEYOND THE UNION LINES

FOUR YEARS IN SECESSIA: ADVENTURES WITHIN AND BEYOND THE UNION LINES

By Junius Henri Browne, special war correspondent of the New York Tribune. Published by O.D. Case & Company, Hartford, CT, 1865. 450 pp., Ills. Brown glazed cloth, 8.25 x 6”, gilt spine… (804-284). Learn More »

THE PRESIDENTS I HAVE KNOWN FROM 1860 TO 1918

THE PRESIDENTS I HAVE KNOWN FROM 1860 TO 1918

By Simon Wolf. Published by Byron S. Adams, Washington, DC, 1918. 464 pp., ills. Burgundy glazed cloth, 8.75 x 6”, w/gilt spine lettering. Light wear at the extremities. Else VG and attractive.… (804-255). Learn More »

UNITED DAUGHTERS OF THE CONFEDERACY - MINUTES OF THE THIRTY-SEVENTH ANNUAL CONVENTION FLORIDA DIVISION

UNITED DAUGHTERS OF THE CONFEDERACY - MINUTES OF THE THIRTY-SEVENTH ANNUAL CONVENTION FLORIDA DIVISION

Published by the UDC. Printed by Carl W. Hill, Printer, Tampa, 1932. Wraps, 191 pp. Grey cover with blue trim and black spine lettering, 9 x 6”. Exhibits slight soiling of covers, else VG. This… (804-444). Learn More »

THE PARTISAN LEADER

THE PARTISAN LEADER

By Beverly Tucker, of Virginia. “Secretly Printed in Washington [in the year 1836] by Duff Green, for Circulation in the Southern States. But Afterwards Suppressed.” Reprint of the 1836 edition.… (804-109). Learn More »

HISTORY OF THE GREAT WESTERN SANITARY FAIR

HISTORY OF THE GREAT WESTERN SANITARY FAIR

Compiled by the U.S. Sanitary Commission. Published by C.F. Vent & Co, Cincinnati. OH. 578 pp. Green buckram, 9.25 x 6.5”,gilt cover & spine illustration & lettering. Exhibits light wear… (804-214). Learn More »

PORTRAITS OF CONFLICT: A PHOTOGRAPHIC HISTORY OF TEXAS IN THE CIVIL WAR

PORTRAITS OF CONFLICT: A PHOTOGRAPHIC HISTORY OF TEXAS IN THE CIVIL WAR

By Carl Moneyhon and Bobby Roberts. Published by the University of Arkansas Press, Fayetteville, AK, 1998. 398 pp, ills. Burgundy glazed cloth, 11.25 x 9”, with gilt cover & spine lettering. As… (804-146). Learn More »

ABRAHAM LINCOLN DEFENDANT. LINCOLN’S MOST INTERESTING LAWSUIT.

ABRAHAM LINCOLN DEFENDANT. LINCOLN’S MOST INTERESTING LAWSUIT.

By William H. Townsend. Published by Houghton Mifflin Co., Boston, 1923. Front EPS presentation inscription by author Townsend. 40 pp., facsimile documents. Light blue glazed cloth, 9.5 x 6.5”, with… (804-173). Learn More »

ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND <i>NEW</i> CONSTITUTIONAL GOVERNMENTS

ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND NEW CONSTITUTIONAL GOVERNMENTS

By Bartow A. Ulrich. Published by the Regal Press, Chicago, 1920. 246 pp., ills. Burgundy buckram, 9.25 x 6.25”, with gilt cover & spine trim & lettering. Constitutional study applying… (804-219). Learn More »

SIMON BOLIVAR BUCKNER: BORDERLAND KNIGHT

SIMON BOLIVAR BUCKNER: BORDERLAND KNIGHT

By Arndt M. Stickles. Published by North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, 1940. Reverse frontispiece presentation “Mrs. Salome Tanner” from friend. 446 pp., ills. Gray glazed cloth, 9.25 x 6.25”.… (804-213). Learn More »

ECHOES FROM HOSPITAL AND WHITE HOUSE: A RECORD OF MRS. REBECCA POMROY’S EXPERIENCE IN WARTIME

ECHOES FROM HOSPITAL AND WHITE HOUSE: A RECORD OF MRS. REBECCA POMROY’S EXPERIENCE IN WARTIME

By Anna L. Boyden. Published by D. Lothrop & Co. Boston, MA, 1884. Front EPS owner inscription: “T.M Gladfelter”. 250 pp. ills. Red glazed cloth w/black flower decoration, 7 x5”, gilt &… (804-184). Learn More »

THE ILLUSTRATED BATTLE CRY OF FREEDOM: THE CIVIL WAR ERA

THE ILLUSTRATED BATTLE CRY OF FREEDOM: THE CIVIL WAR ERA

By James M. McPherson. Published by University of Oxford Press, New York, 2003. Signed, boxed, limited edition [Copy 953 of 1000]. Red cloth slip-case. 786 pp., maps, ills., gilt edges. Burgundy… (804-340). Learn More »

THE LINCOLN FELLOWSHIP, NEW YORK FEBRUARY 12 1908

THE LINCOLN FELLOWSHIP, NEW YORK FEBRUARY 12 1908

Published by the Lincoln Fellowship. 62 pp., wraps, Olive brown cover, 9 x 6”, with black covering lettering. Exhibit light wear & chipping ant the extremities. Interior signature strong; cover… (804-248). Learn More »

AMERICAN ARMAMENTARIUM CHIRURGICUM. GEORGE TIEMAN & CO. 107 PARK ROW, NEW YORK. 1889

AMERICAN ARMAMENTARIUM CHIRURGICUM. GEORGE TIEMAN & CO. 107 PARK ROW, NEW YORK. 1889

The Centennial Edition, with new introduction by James Edmonson & F. Terry Hambrecht. Published by Norman Publishing & the Printer’s Devil, San Francisco, 1989. 846 pp. ills. Red buckram,… (804-585). Learn More »

MEMOIRS OF THE CONFEDERATE WAR

MEMOIRS OF THE CONFEDERATE WAR

By Heros Von Borcke. Published by Peter Smith, New York, 1938. Reprint of 1866 edition. 2 volumes. 318, 323 pp., fldg. Map. Gray glazed cloth, 8.25 x 5.5”, with black spine lettering. Exhibits the… (804-287). Learn More »


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CONFEDERATE TWO PIECE “CS” VIRGINIA STYLE BUCKLE

Reference O’Donnell & Campbell Plate 004. Two piece tongue and wreath buckle. Nice, even chocolate brown patina. All details on the wreath are easily visible and the “CS” casting is good. Excavated in the Fredericksburg, VA area, this is… (R22617). Learn More »

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