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THE GREAT REBELLION, VOL 1 BY J.T. HEADLEY, ID’D TO GEORGE T. GELWICKS, 1ST MARYLAND VET. CAVALRY, US, POTOMAC HOME BRIGADE (COLE’S CAVALRY)

THE GREAT REBELLION, VOL 1 BY J.T. HEADLEY, ID’D TO GEORGE T. GELWICKS, 1ST MARYLAND VET. CAVALRY, US, POTOMAC HOME BRIGADE (COLE’S CAVALRY)

This volume was written in 1862 by J.T Headley, who was the author of several other works, including, “Washington and His Generals”. This particular volume was published in Baltimore in 1864. It… (B5555). Learn More »

NATIONAL GUARD MANUAL, STEPHEN R. PINCKNEY, 1863 WITH PRESENTATION FROM ONE SOLDIER TO ANOTHER – 75TH NEW  YORK INFANTRY

NATIONAL GUARD MANUAL, STEPHEN R. PINCKNEY, 1863 WITH PRESENTATION FROM ONE SOLDIER TO ANOTHER – 75TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

This volume is a first edition which was written by Stephen R. Pinckney and published in 1863. Pinckney was the Major of the 11th Regiment of the New York National Guard. Book has a tan colored cloth… (388-41). Learn More »

1837 POLYGLOTT BIBLE

1837 POLYGLOTT BIBLE

Testament meas. approx. 3.50 x 6.00 inches. Leather binding is worn but in good overall condition. Spine has title in gold with linear decoration. The interior has the title page and first page coming… (801-140). Learn More »

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 »

<I>GETTYSBURG – A JOURNEY IN TIME</I> BY WILLIAM FRASSANITO – 1ST EDITION

GETTYSBURG – A JOURNEY IN TIME BY WILLIAM FRASSANITO – 1ST EDITION

Hardcover with dustjacket. 248 pp. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1975. Heavily illustrated with b&w photos and maps. A Civil War classic! In this, his first book, Frassanito pioneers the… (B4946). Learn More »

<I>NAVAL DOCUMENTS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION</I>, VOLS 1-8

NAVAL DOCUMENTS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION, VOLS 1-8

Available are the first 8 volumes of a 12 volume set  of  the award-winning series Naval Documents of the American Revolution (NDAR) presented by The Naval History and Heritage Command (NHHC)  .… (B4916). Learn More »

9th PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY ORDER BOOKS AND REUNION RIBBONS

9th PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY ORDER BOOKS AND REUNION RIBBONS

Set of two order books from the 9th Pennsylvania Cavalry, Companies “C” & “D”. The Clothing Book, used for the years 1861-1864, contains the hand- written records of clothing items that… (112-53). Learn More »

1856 COPY OF “THE SONG OF HIAWATHA” PRESENTED & INSCRIBED BY CONFEDERATE GENERAL RALEIGH E. COLSTON

1856 COPY OF “THE SONG OF HIAWATHA” PRESENTED & INSCRIBED BY CONFEDERATE GENERAL RALEIGH E. COLSTON

Nice conditioned hardback copy of “THE SONG OF HIAWATHA” by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow dated 1856. Brown cloth covers are embossed with geometric shapes at center. Covers also have a tooled line… (427-28). Learn More »

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 »

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 »


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US MARINE CORPS OFFICER’S ENGLISH MADE MAMALUKE WITH IVORY GRIP

Manufactured: England  Maker: Unmarked  Year: C1820-25  Model: Mamaluke Size: 35.8 inch blade, 1.21 wide  Condition: Excellent+ Tri-color blade - blue, gold and "white" of flat design. Ship's Mast, American Eagle, Standing Indian figure and… (870-76). Learn More »

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