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1866 GETTYSBURG IMPRINT “THE HORSEMAN’S FRIEND”

1866 GETTYSBURG IMPRINT “THE HORSEMAN’S FRIEND”

  Small hardcover volume meas. approx. 4.00 x 5.50 inches. Covers are marbled with a cloth tape spine as published. This little volume covers diverse problems one can encounter in horse care. Full… (1054-1588). Learn More »

EX-LIBRARY COPY OF 1864 TITLE “THE BURNING OF CHAMBERSBURG”

EX-LIBRARY COPY OF 1864 TITLE “THE BURNING OF CHAMBERSBURG”

Full title of this volume is “THE BURNING OF CHAMBERSBURG, PENNSYLVANIA. BY REV. B. SCHNECK., D.D., AN EYE-WITNESS AND A SUFFERER. WITH CORROBORATIVE STATEMENTS FROM THE REV. J. CLARK, HON. A. K.… (1054-1590). Learn More »

1905 COPY OF SOUTHERN POEMS SIGNED BY AUTHOR AND CONFEDERATE VETERAN

1905 COPY OF SOUTHERN POEMS SIGNED BY AUTHOR AND CONFEDERATE VETERAN

Hardbound volume titled “A GALAXY OF SOUTHERN HEROES AND OTHER POEMS” by Orion T. Dozier, M.D. and published in Birmingham, Alabama in 1905. Book meas. approx. 5.25 x 7.25. Covers are red cloth… (1054-2150). Learn More »

TWO VOLUME 1861 TACTICS MANUAL

TWO VOLUME 1861 TACTICS MANUAL

Black hard covered manuals with plain covers. In gold on the spine is “U.S. INFANTRY & RIFLE TACTICS” (VOL. I and VOL. II respectively). The volumes each run approximately 230-250. The first… (809-65). Learn More »

$120.00
Originally $180.00

SINGLE VOLUME 1863 TACTICS MANUAL

SINGLE VOLUME 1863 TACTICS MANUAL

Green hard covered manual with an embossed eagle on the both front and back covers. In gold on the spine is “(BY AUTHORITY OF THE WAR DEPARTMENT MAY 1863) U.S. INFANTRY & RIFLE TACTICS” The… (809-66). Learn More »

$120.00
Originally $165.00

1862 BROWN’S ALAMANAC WITH CIVILIAN DIARY ENTRIES

1862 BROWN’S ALAMANAC WITH CIVILIAN DIARY ENTRIES

Almanacs contained a variety of information that could be useful for farmers, sailors, merchants and others: times of sunrise, sunset, tides, etc., and space for notes, money owed or lent, etc. They… (286-534). Learn More »

$55.00
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TWO VOLUME COPY OF “HISTORY OF THE CUMBERLAND VALLEY”

TWO VOLUME COPY OF “HISTORY OF THE CUMBERLAND VALLEY”

Two hardcover volumes measuring approx. 7.50 x 10.25 inches. Volume I runs 571 pages and Volume II runs 454 pages. Full title is “A HISTORY OF THE CUMBERLAND VALLEY IN PENNSYLVANIA” by Dr. George… (516-590). Learn More »

1887 COPY OF “HISTORY OF FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA-ILLUSTRATED”

1887 COPY OF “HISTORY OF FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA-ILLUSTRATED”

Hardcover volume meas. approx. 7.50 x 10.25 inches and runs 968 pages. Full title is “HISTORY OF FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, CONTAINING A HISTORY OF THE COUNTY, ITS TOWNSHIPS, TOWN, VILLAGES,… (516-591). Learn More »

1878 COPY OF “HISTORICAL SKETCH OF FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA”

1878 COPY OF “HISTORICAL SKETCH OF FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA”

Hardcover volume meas. approx. 5.75 x 8.75 inches and runs 294 pages with index. Full title is “HISTORICAL SKETCH OF FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA PREPARED FOR THE CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION HELD AT… (516-592). Learn More »

DUKE CIGARETTE BOOK ABOUT NATHANIEL BANKS

DUKE CIGARETTE BOOK ABOUT NATHANIEL BANKS

This cigarette book features a picture of Nathaniel Banks and is titled "A Short HIstory of Gen. N.P. Banks".  The book features a facsimile signature and Nathaniel Banks' history. The book has 8… (L9243). Learn More »

DUKE CIGARETTE BOOK ABOUT RICHARD EWELL

DUKE CIGARETTE BOOK ABOUT RICHARD EWELL

This cigarette book features a picture of Richard Ewell and is titled "A Short HIstory of Gen. R.S. Ewell".  The book features a facsimile signature and Robert Ewell's history. The book has 8 pages… (L9239). Learn More »

$25.00
Originally $50.00

1870 COPY OF “AMERICAN BASTILE”

1870 COPY OF “AMERICAN BASTILE”

The full title of this hardcover volume reads “AMERICAN BASTILE. A HISTORY OF THE ILLEGAL ARRESTS AND IMPRISONMENT OF AMERICAN CITIZENS DURING THE LATE CIVIL WAR” by John A. Marshall. Title was… (595-1366). Learn More »

[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 »

$250.00 per Set
Originally $350.00

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 »

$65.00
Originally $95.00

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 »

$200.00 per Set
Originally $375.00

[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 »

$95.00
Originally $125.00

[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 »

$300.00 per Set
Originally $395.00

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 »

$400.00 per Set
Originally $600.00

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 »

$275.00 per Set
Originally $395.00

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 »

$175.00 per Set
Originally $250.00


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CIRCA 1852 VIRGINIA MILITARY INSTITUTE SOCIETE DE CADETS CERTIFICATE FOR WILLIAM OVERALL YAGER

William Overall Yager: Virginia Military Institute, Société de Cadets Certificate, circa 1852, one page vellum with ink notations on the verso, 15¾" x 19½", partially printed on vellum, in French. The certificate, or diploma, confers W. O. Yager… (846-104). Learn More »

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