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1800 REGULATIONS FOR THE ORDER OF DISCIPLINE OF THE TROOPS OF THE UNITED STATES, PART 1

1800 REGULATIONS FOR THE ORDER OF DISCIPLINE OF THE TROOPS OF THE UNITED STATES, PART 1

(Only volume published). By Baron Friedrich Von Steuben. Authorized by the Continental Congress, 29 March 1779. March. Front Published by Charles Gist, Philadelphia, 1800. 151 pp., 8 plates. In full… (1000-1590). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE GRAMMAR BOOK TITLED “OUR OWN SCHOOL GRAMMAR”

CONFEDERATE GRAMMAR BOOK TITLED “OUR OWN SCHOOL GRAMMAR”

Book has a printed hard cover that reads “OUR OWN SCHOOL GRAMMAR, DESIGNED FOR OUR SCHOOLS AND ACADEMIES, AS A SEQUEL TO THE PRIMARY GRAMMAR” by Charles W. Smythe, A.M.” published by Sterling… (1000-1619). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE RIFLE AND INFANTRY TACTICS,  VOL. 1

CONFEDERATE RIFLE AND INFANTRY TACTICS, VOL. 1

By Brig. Gen. W.J. Hardee, C.S. Army. Published by S. H. Goetzel, Mobile, AL, First Year of the Confederacy. 250 pp. Brown glazed cloth, 3.5 x 5”. w/leather spine, gilt lettering. Exhibits scuffing… (1000-1643). Learn More »

A MANUAL OF MILITARY SURGERY, FOR USE OF SURGEONS IN THE CONFEDERATE ARMY—ID’D TO ASST. SURGEON HENRY B. SCOTT, FIELD & STAFF, 41ST VIRGINIA MILITIA INFANTRY

A MANUAL OF MILITARY SURGERY, FOR USE OF SURGEONS IN THE CONFEDERATE ARMY—ID’D TO ASST. SURGEON HENRY B. SCOTT, FIELD & STAFF, 41ST VIRGINIA MILITIA INFANTRY

By J. Julian Chisholm, M.D. Published by West & Johnson, Richmond, VA, 1862. 2nd edition, Revised and Improved. Owner Title page inscription, in pencil—“Henry Scott MD, Asst. Surg. P.A.C.S.”… (1000-1653). Learn More »

CAVALRY DRILL AND SABRE EXERCISE

CAVALRY DRILL AND SABRE EXERCISE

By George Patten. “Compiled Agreeably to the Latest Regulations of the War Department.”  Published by West & Johnson, Richmond, 1862. 165 pp. In blue wraps, 7.25 x 4.5”, w/illustrated cover… (1000-1662). Learn More »

ACTS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF VIRGINIA, PASSED IN 1861-62, INCLUDES THE CONFEDERATE CONSTITUTION - PRINTED IN RICHMOND – 1862, ID’D TO WILLIAM W. OLD, C.S. STAFF OFFICER

ACTS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF VIRGINIA, PASSED IN 1861-62, INCLUDES THE CONFEDERATE CONSTITUTION - PRINTED IN RICHMOND – 1862, ID’D TO WILLIAM W. OLD, C.S. STAFF OFFICER

Marbled boards cover this war-era volume that was printed in Richmond by William F. Ritchie in 1862. Book contains four components. First section of book is titled, “PUBLIC OR GENERAL ACTS” and… (337-294). Learn More »

A SYSTEM OF HUMAN ANATOMY, GENERAL AND SPECIAL

A SYSTEM OF HUMAN ANATOMY, GENERAL AND SPECIAL

By Erasmus Wilson, M.D., edited by Paul B. Goddard. Published by Blanchard and Lea, Philadelphia, 1853. Fourth American From the Last London Edition. 576 pp., 249 figures, catalogue. In full brown… (1000-1641). Learn More »

REVISED REGULATIONS FOR THE ARMY OF THE UNITED STATES, 1861—ID’D TO CO. “A”, 119TH ILLINOIS INFANTRY

REVISED REGULATIONS FOR THE ARMY OF THE UNITED STATES, 1861—ID’D TO CO. “A”, 119TH ILLINOIS INFANTRY

By Authority of the War Department. Published by George W. Childs, Philadelphia, 1862. Regimental inscription, front eps, in ink—“Co. A. 119th/ Illinois Volunteers.”  559 pp. In blue… (1000-1596). Learn More »

REPORTS OF EXPERIMENTS WITH SMALL ARMS FOR THE MILITARY SERVICE

REPORTS OF EXPERIMENTS WITH SMALL ARMS FOR THE MILITARY SERVICE

Published by the authority of the Secretary of War. A.O. P. Nicholson, Public Printer, 1856.  Presentation inscription, front eps, in ink—“Genl. B. F. Bell/ from Jno. Cresswell Jr/ 1858. 117 pp.,… (1000-1586). Learn More »

THE COMPANY CLERK / WHAT TO DO AND HOW TO DO IT

THE COMPANY CLERK / WHAT TO DO AND HOW TO DO IT

By August V. Kautz, Brigadier Gen. U.S. Vols. Published by J. B. Lippincott, Philadelphia, 1865. 142 pp., fldg. form diagram. In brown, blind-stamped buckram, 4.75 x 7.5”, w/gilt spine lettering.… (1000-1628). Learn More »

THE FIRST YEAR OF THE WAR – RICHMOND, 1862

THE FIRST YEAR OF THE WAR – RICHMOND, 1862

By Edward A. Pollard. Published by West & Johnson, Richmond, VA, 1862. 374 pp. Front eps inscriptions (in pencil): “Miss Helen M. Winston/ Winston Hall……Miss Nannie B. Winston/ Louisa… (1000-1627). Learn More »

MILITARY LAWS: EXTRACTS FROM FEDERAL AND STATE CONSTIUTIONS…MILITIA LAWS OF VIRGINIA, 1820

MILITARY LAWS: EXTRACTS FROM FEDERAL AND STATE CONSTIUTIONS…MILITIA LAWS OF VIRGINIA, 1820

Published by the Adjutant General’s Office, Richmond, Virginia, June, 1820. Printed by Shepherd & Pollard. Front eps date (in ink)—“January 11th 1832”. Rear eps inscription (in ink):… (1000-1630). Learn More »

REGULATIONS OF THE ARMY OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES, 1862—ID’D TO CAPTAIN HENRY MATHEW TALBOT, Co. “I”, 9TH GEORGIA INFANTRY

REGULATIONS OF THE ARMY OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES, 1862—ID’D TO CAPTAIN HENRY MATHEW TALBOT, Co. “I”, 9TH GEORGIA INFANTRY

Authorized by the War Department, Judah P. Benjamin. Published by J.W. Randolph, Richmond, VA, 1862. Owner inscription, rear eps, in pencil - “M.H. Talbot.” 420 pp., forms. In marbled boards, 7.5… (1000-1607). Learn More »

A GRAMMAR OF THE LATIN LANGUAGE, ID’D TO RUSSELL P. POPE, GREENWOOD, VA

A GRAMMAR OF THE LATIN LANGUAGE, ID’D TO RUSSELL P. POPE, GREENWOOD, VA

By Wm. Bingham, Of the Bingham School. Published by Sterling, Campbell & Albright, Greensboro, NC, W. Hargrave White, 1863. Owner inscription, front eps, in pencil & ink: “Russell P. Pope/… (1000-1658). Learn More »

1861 U.S. INFANTRY TACTICS MANUAL

1861 U.S. INFANTRY TACTICS MANUAL

Authorized and Adopted by the Secretary of War. Published by J.B. Lippincott & Co., 1861. 450 pp., ills., fldg. dias. In green blind-stamped buckram, 5.375 x 3.375”, with gilt spine lettering… (1000-1576). Learn More »

REFERENCE BOOK ON THE COLT SINGLE ACTION ARMY REVOLVER

REFERENCE BOOK ON THE COLT SINGLE ACTION ARMY REVOLVER

Hardcover volume titled “A STUDY OF THE COLT SINGLE ACTION ARMY REVOLVER” by Ron Graham, John A. Kopec and C. Kenneth Moore. Volume meas. approx. 8.75 x 11.25 inches and runs 523 pages with index.… (516-475). Learn More »

CS RIFLE AND INFANTRY TACTICS. VOL. 1

CS RIFLE AND INFANTRY TACTICS. VOL. 1

By Maj. Gen. W.J. Hardee, C.S. Army. Published by S.H. Goetzel & Co., Mobile, AL, 1863. 8th Edition. 228 pp. Brown card covers, 3.5 x 5”, w/green cloth spine, black lea. label (gilt… (1000-1644). Learn More »

CS RIFLE AND INFANTRY TACTICS, VOL. II

CS RIFLE AND INFANTRY TACTICS, VOL. II

By Maj. Gen. W.J. Hardee, C.S. Army. Published by S.H. Goetzel, Mobile, Al, 1863. 8th edition. 232 pp. Brown card covers w/green cloth spine, and leather label (faded gilt lettering). Exhibits… (1000-1645). Learn More »

MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS, SAILORS, AND MARINES IN THE CIVIL WAR

MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS, SAILORS, AND MARINES IN THE CIVIL WAR

8 vols. & Index. Norwood, MA: Norwood Press, 1931-1935. Various pagination. Blue glazed cloth w/gilt spine lettering and trim. The entire set exhibits some minor wear; some spotting/discoloration… (173-2713). Learn More »

$300.00 per Set
Originally $360.00

CONFEDERATE MILITARY LAW — <i>THE JUDGE ADVOCATES VADE MECUM: EMBRACING A GENERAL VIEW OF MILITARY LAW</i>

CONFEDERATE MILITARY LAW — THE JUDGE ADVOCATES VADE MECUM: EMBRACING A GENERAL VIEW OF MILITARY LAW

By C.H. Lee. Published by West and Johnston, Richmond, VA, 1863. 251 pp. Marbled boards, calf lea. spine w/red leather spine label. Exhibits light foxing, text yellowed throughout, while remaining… (1000-1642). Learn More »


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VERY RARE AND SPECTACULAR MARINE CORPS CIVIL WAR OR EARLIER EAGLE SNARE DRUM

This rare drum has had the tension ropes and ears as well as the heads replaced but the body and hoops are original and the interior has a fantastic maker’s label from a known early maker. There are only two or three of these early Marine Corps… (344-1831). Learn More »

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