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THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT LINCOLN AND THE TRIAL OF THE CONSPIRATORS….

THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT LINCOLN AND THE TRIAL OF THE CONSPIRATORS….

Compiled and Arranged by Benn Pitman, Recorder to the Commission. Published by Moore, Wilstach & Baldwin, New York, 1865. Handsomely rebound in sumptuous black leather w/marbled board, raised… (959-32). 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 »

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 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 »

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 »

DANNER’S POCKET GUIDE BOOK AND HISTORY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

DANNER’S POCKET GUIDE BOOK AND HISTORY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

Sixth edition, published by J.A. Danner, 28 Baltimore St. in Gettysburg. Dated 1892. Contains a 2 page map, brief history of the battle and several local advertisements. Covers and pages have all… (B5668). Learn More »

BUTTERNUT PRESS REPRINT OF “RED RIVER CAMPAIGN”

BUTTERNUT PRESS REPRINT OF “RED RIVER CAMPAIGN”

Very nice, like new condition 1986 reprint of the 1958 title “RED RIVER CAMPAIGN: POLITICS & COTTON IN THE CIVIL WAR” by Ludwell H. Johnson. Hardcover book is nicely bound in blue cloth with… (173-3836). Learn More »

VERMONT REPORT OF QUARTERMASTER GENERAL, 1862, 1863, 1864, 1866 PLUS VERMONT MILITIA LAW, 1862

VERMONT REPORT OF QUARTERMASTER GENERAL, 1862, 1863, 1864, 1866 PLUS VERMONT MILITIA LAW, 1862

Four booklets, of varying pagination, all published by the Freeman Steam Printing Establishment, Montpelier, VT. All measure 5.25 x 8.75”, and excepting the olive covered 1866 booklet, all have… (B4659). Learn More »

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OFFICIAL RECORDS OF THE UNION AND CONFEDERATE ARMIES IN THE WAR OF REBELLION

OFFICIAL RECORDS OF THE UNION AND CONFEDERATE ARMIES IN THE WAR OF REBELLION

We have acquired sets of the Official Records which we have broken up and are selling individually for $10 per volume, excluding the Gettysburg and Antietam volumes.  If you are looking for a… (344-2036). Learn More »

RECENT CAMPAIGNS IN VIRGINIA AND MARYLAND

RECENT CAMPAIGNS IN VIRGINIA AND MARYLAND

By Capt. C.C. Chesney, R.E. Published by Smith , Elder & Co., London: 1863. Rebound. Front eps, two owner stamps, in including “R.A. Weaver”. 230 pp, fldg. Maps. In gray glazed cloth, 8 x… (897-191). Learn More »

SEVEN DECADES OF THE UNION

SEVEN DECADES OF THE UNION

By Henry A. Wise. Published by J.B. Lippincott, Philadelphia, PA: 1872. Front eps, owner stamp: “R.A. Weaver”. 320 pp. In burgundy, blind-stamped glazed cloth, 8.5 x 5.75”, w/gilt spine… (897-94). Learn More »

LOYALTY ON THE FRONTIER, OR, SKETCHES OF UNION MEN OF THE SOUTH-WEST… (1ST ARKANSAS CAVALRY, US)

LOYALTY ON THE FRONTIER, OR, SKETCHES OF UNION MEN OF THE SOUTH-WEST… (1ST ARKANSAS CAVALRY, US)

By A.W. Bishop, Lieut. Col. First Arkansas Cavalry Volunteers. Published by R.P. Studley, St. Louis: 1863. Presentation inscription, front eps: “Compliments of Albert Pearson/ Capt 1st Ark Co. E/… (897-75). Learn More »

VOLUME ON THE SWORD AND FIREARM COLLECTION OF THE SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI

VOLUME ON THE SWORD AND FIREARM COLLECTION OF THE SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI

Blue cloth bound hardcover meas. approx. 6.25 x 9.25 inches and runs approx. 120 pages. The full title is “SWORD AND FIREARM COLLECTION OF THE SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI IN THE ANDERSON HOUSE MUSEUM… (128-1098). Learn More »

RICHMOND PRISONS 1861-62, COMPILED FROM ORIGINAL RECORDS KEPT BY THE CONFEDERATE GOVERNMENT

RICHMOND PRISONS 1861-62, COMPILED FROM ORIGINAL RECORDS KEPT BY THE CONFEDERATE GOVERNMENT

Journals Kept By Union Prisoners, Together with the name, rank, company regiment and state of the four thousand who were confined there. By William H. Jeffrey. Published by the St. Johnsbury… (897-49). Learn More »


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US NAVY EAGLE POMMEL SWORD ID’D TO PERCIVAL DRAYON, WHO SERVED HIS COUNTRY FOR 38 YEARS

Manufactured: Unmarked  Maker: Unmarked  Year: 1838 - 1850s  Model: Eagle pommel Size: 29.5 inch blade, 1 inch wide, .314 thick  Condition: VG The blade is etched: “Percival / Drayton / U.S. / Navy”. The blue and gold decorated blade has a… (870-48). Learn More »

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