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NORTH CAROLINA IN THE WAR BETWEEN THE STATES, PARTS 1 & 2

NORTH CAROLINA IN THE WAR BETWEEN THE STATES, PARTS 1 & 2

By John A. Sloan, late Captain of Company B, 27th North Carolina Regiment, Army of North Virginia. Published by Rufus H. Darby, Washington. 1883. 2 parts, in wraps, 10 x 6.75”. 170 pp. combined,… (959-38). Learn More »

HISTORY OF DOLES-COOK BRIGADE, ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA 1861-1865

HISTORY OF DOLES-COOK BRIGADE, ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA 1861-1865

By Henry W. Thomas, 12th Georgia Regiment. Published by the Franklin Printing Company, Atlanta, GA, 1903. 632 pp., ills. In black glazed cloth, 9 x 6.75 x 2.75”, w/gilt spine lettering. Exhibits… (959-36). Learn More »

JOHN WILKES BOOTH – HIMSELF

JOHN WILKES BOOTH – HIMSELF

By Richard J.S. Gutman and Kellie O. Gutman. Hired Hand Press, Dover, Massachusetts, 1979. Limited edition, signed and numbered, copy # 7 of 1000. 88 pp., illus., brodart protected Dj. In fine tan… (959-33). Learn More »

REVISED REPORT MADE TO THE LEGISLATURE OF PENNSYLVANIA, RELATIVE TO THE SOLDIERS’ NATIONAL CEMETERY, AT GETTYSBURG

REVISED REPORT MADE TO THE LEGISLATURE OF PENNSYLVANIA, RELATIVE TO THE SOLDIERS’ NATIONAL CEMETERY, AT GETTYSBURG

…Published by Singerly & Myers, State Printers, Harrisburg, PA, 1867.  282 pp., maps, ills. Blind-stamped blue cloth (much faded), 6.5 x 9.75”, w/gilt spine lettering. Exhibits light wear and… (959-43). Learn More »

THE ASSASSINATION OF LINCOLN - A HISTORY OF THE GREAT CONSPIRACY

THE ASSASSINATION OF LINCOLN - A HISTORY OF THE GREAT CONSPIRACY

By T.M. Harris, Late Brigadier General. Published by American Citizens Company, Boston, MA. Owner signature (“M. Louise Dewey”) on title page. 419 pp. In light brown glazed, blind-stamped cloth, 9… (959-28). Learn More »

ADDRESS OF HON. EDWARD EVERETT, AT THE CONSECRATION OF THE NATIONAL CEMETERY AT GETTYSBURG, 19TH NOVEMBER, 1863, WITH THE DEDICATORY SPEECH OF PRESIDENT LINCOLN…

ADDRESS OF HON. EDWARD EVERETT, AT THE CONSECRATION OF THE NATIONAL CEMETERY AT GETTYSBURG, 19TH NOVEMBER, 1863, WITH THE DEDICATORY SPEECH OF PRESIDENT LINCOLN…

Published for the Benefit of the Cemetery Monument Fund, By Little, Brown and Company, 1864. Owner signature, rear Eps: “William P. Shipman.” 88 pp., maps, ills. Brown blind-stamped cloth, 6.25 x… (959-44). Learn More »

HISTORY OF GEO. G. MEADE G.A.R. POST 1, DEPT. PA BY JOS.R.C. WARD - 1880

HISTORY OF GEO. G. MEADE G.A.R. POST 1, DEPT. PA BY JOS.R.C. WARD - 1880

Book is inscribed inside of the front cover and on the second page with, “PRESENTED TO FRED TAYLOR POST 19, G.A.R. BY POST COMMANDER G.J. MILLER MARCH 19-1891”. Also inside of front cover is a… (B6132). Learn More »

SET OF BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN - OEUVRES DE BLAISE PASCAL

SET OF BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN - OEUVRES DE BLAISE PASCAL

A Paris: Chez Lefevre, Libraire, Rue de L’Epeon N.6, 1819. French language edition, five volumes in full leather. Gilt ruled spines and decorative design. Black leather title and author labels… (959-01). Learn More »

THE TRIAL OF JOHN H. SURRATT ID’D TO CORPORAL JAMES TANNER, 87TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

THE TRIAL OF JOHN H. SURRATT ID’D TO CORPORAL JAMES TANNER, 87TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

Published by the U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1967. 2 volumes, 1383 pp. Brown buckram, rebound brown leather spines, w/gilt trim and black spine labels. Exhibits light wear and… (959-03). Learn More »

THE CONSPIRACY TRIAL FOR THE MURDER OF THE PRESIDENT…EDITED, W/ INTRODUCTION BY BEN PERLEY POORE

THE CONSPIRACY TRIAL FOR THE MURDER OF THE PRESIDENT…EDITED, W/ INTRODUCTION BY BEN PERLEY POORE

Published by J.E. Tilton & Company, Boston, 1865-66. 3 volumes—480, 551, 552 pp. Rebound in handsome half black leather and green glazed cloth, w/brown eps, raised bands and black lea. gilt… (959-02). Learn More »

THE EXERCISE OF ARMS IN THE CONTINENTAL ARMY

THE EXERCISE OF ARMS IN THE CONTINENTAL ARMY

By Capt. Ernest W. Peterkin, USNR, (ret.) Published by the Museum Restoration Service, Alexandria By, NY, 1989. Limited Edition, number “358” of 600 Copies. 286 pp., ills. Brown glazed cloth,… (B4137). Learn More »

1864 DATED DEVOTIONAL HYMN AND TUNE BOOK

1864 DATED DEVOTIONAL HYMN AND TUNE BOOK

Hardbound volume covered in green cloth meas. approx. 5.00 x 6.50 inches. Covers are worn at corners and bottom of spine. They also have light surface dirt from age and storage. Inside front cover has… (668-52). Learn More »

JOURNAL OF THE U.S. CAVALRY ASSOCIATION. Vol. VI, March, 1893—No. 20

JOURNAL OF THE U.S. CAVALRY ASSOCIATION. Vol. VI, March, 1893—No. 20

Published by the United States Cavalry Association, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, 1893. 447 pp., maps, diagrams. Half-leather & black glazed cloth w/raised bands and gilt spine lettering. Exhibits… (B5084). Learn More »

POLITICAL DEBATES BETWEEN HON. ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND HON. STEPHEN A. DOUGLAS, In the Celebrated Campaign of 1858, in Illinois

POLITICAL DEBATES BETWEEN HON. ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND HON. STEPHEN A. DOUGLAS, In the Celebrated Campaign of 1858, in Illinois

Carefully prepared by the Reporters of Each Party, Published at the Times of their Delivery. Published by Follett, Foster and Company, Columbus, OH, 1860. 268 pp. In brown blind-stamped cloth w/gilt… (897-26). Learn More »

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 »

$300.00
Originally $450.00

[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 »

$125.00
Originally $175.00

ABRAHAM LINCOLN BOOKLET - GRAND ARMY HALL AND MEMORIAL ASSOCIATION OF ILLINOIS, FEB. 12, 1916

ABRAHAM LINCOLN BOOKLET - GRAND ARMY HALL AND MEMORIAL ASSOCIATION OF ILLINOIS, FEB. 12, 1916

Blue, soft covered book contains the addresses by Harry Pratt Judson, President of the University of Chicago and Mrs. Jessie Palmer Weber, Secretary of the Illinois State Historical Society for the… (L15365). Learn More »

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 »

$600.00 per Set
Originally $950.00

PHILLIPS MEDICAL ENQUIRY — INTO THE LAWS OF THE VITAL FUNCTIONS W/OBSERVATIONS ON THE NATURE AND TREATMENT OF INTERNAL DISEASES

PHILLIPS MEDICAL ENQUIRY — INTO THE LAWS OF THE VITAL FUNCTIONS W/OBSERVATIONS ON THE NATURE AND TREATMENT OF INTERNAL DISEASES

By A.P. Wilson Philip, M.D. F.R. S. E., Fellow of the College of Physicians, Edinburgh. Published by Edward & Richard Parker, Philadelphia, 1818. 335pp. Title page ink signature: “A.… (611-248). Learn More »

$80.00
Originally $115.00

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 »

$95.00
Originally $150.00


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RARE CASED CIVIL WAR PERIOD EMBALMING SURGEON’S CHEMICAL BOTTLES

During the early part of the Civil War it was the Embalming Surgeons that performed the embalming procedure. Most of the men were military surgeons, some were civilian surgeons that took up the trade and became Embalming Surgeons. Dr. Thomas Holmes,… (M25239). Learn More »

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