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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

[NAPOLEANIC WARS] RECOLLECTIONS OF THE EVENTFUL LIFE OF A SOLDIER

[NAPOLEANIC WARS] RECOLLECTIONS OF THE EVENTFUL LIFE OF A SOLDIER

By Joseph Donaldson, sergeant of the 94th Scotts Brigade. A. & C. Black, Booksellers to the Queen, Edinburgh, 1841. 375pp.. Black lea. With gilt edges & gilt cover and spine trim and… (611-43). Learn More »

$200.00
Originally $300.00

WATERLOO: ETUDE ED LA CAMPAGNE DE 1815

WATERLOO: ETUDE ED LA CAMPAGNE DE 1815

By Lt. Colonel, Prince Edouard De La Tour D’Auverne. Published by Henri Plon, Paris, 1870. French language. 440pp., colored maps & plans. Front eps owner label: “Henry C. McLean”. Green… (611-45). Learn More »

$225.00
Originally $300.00

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 »

$95.00
Originally $175.00

PLEASANT READING FOR OUR SOLDIERS

PLEASANT READING FOR OUR SOLDIERS

Religious and charitable societies devoted energy and money into purchasing or publishing inspirational and wholesome reading material for soldiers in camp or hospital. Many barracks were supplied… (998-664). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED COPY OF THE US ARMY REGULATIONS OF 1861 – LT. COLONEL JAMES DUNCAN GRAHAM

IDENTIFIED COPY OF THE US ARMY REGULATIONS OF 1861 – LT. COLONEL JAMES DUNCAN GRAHAM

Blue cloth bound with gilt blind-stamped spine. Very nice period ink inscription inside the front cover: J.D. Graham Lt. Colonel U.S. Army / Stationed at Detroit, Mich. October 1861. (And below that… (998-602). Learn More »

$225.00
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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 »

$750.00
Originally $850.00

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 »

$895.00
Originally $995.00

IDENTIFIED COPY OF McCLELLAN’S MANUAL OF BAYONET EXERCISE

IDENTIFIED COPY OF McCLELLAN’S MANUAL OF BAYONET EXERCISE

A good copy of McClellan’s bayonet manual identified to Lyman and William Ormsby of New York. Cloth covers, blind-stamped with an American eagle. “Lyman Ormsby / Capt. Co. I 22nd NY Vol” at top… (998-663). Learn More »

G.A.R. JOURNAL OF 1937 NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT IN WISCONSIN

G.A.R. JOURNAL OF 1937 NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT IN WISCONSIN

This is a perfect bound booklet entitled, “Journal of the Seventy-First National Encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic, Madison, Wis., September 5 to 10, 1937”.  Book is approximately 6”… (475-234). Learn More »

$25.00
Originally $35.00

JOURNAL OF A SECESH LADY: THE DIARY OF CATHERINE ANN DEVERUEX EDMONDSON

JOURNAL OF A SECESH LADY: THE DIARY OF CATHERINE ANN DEVERUEX EDMONDSON

Edited by Beth Crabtree/ James Patton. Published by the North Carolina Division of Archives & History, Raleigh, 1979. Second Printing. 850 pp., map eps., dj.  In gray glazed cloth. 10.25 x 7.5”… (522-315). Learn More »

$85.00
Originally $95.00


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1851 PRESENTATION SWORD BY EMMET GUARDS TO CAPT. JAMES MCGRATH

Manufactured: Philadelphia Maker: W.H. Horstmann & Sons Year: 1851 Model: Militia Officer Sword Size: 32.00” Condition: VG High grade Militia Officer Sword from Wyersberg and Horstmann.  Grip is rolled sheet silver that is hand chased with… (870-218). Learn More »

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