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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 »

THE ACME HAVERSACK OF SONG AND ELOQUENCE

THE ACME HAVERSACK OF SONG AND ELOQUENCE

This is volume 2, number 3, dated July 1888. This booklet is a Gettysburg souvenir and also a guide to the battlefield. Pages are filled with songs and battle narratives. Booklet is 5.25" x 6.75"… (B5652). Learn More »

THIRD CORPS AND SICKLES AT GETTYSBURG

THIRD CORPS AND SICKLES AT GETTYSBURG

Title page reads: "The Third Corps and Sickles at Gettysburg. An Address delivered before the "Third Army Corps Union" on the twenty-fourth anniversary of their first battle as a Corps… (B5637). Learn More »

LARGE REFERENCE VOLUME ON POWDER FLASKS BY RAY RILING

LARGE REFERENCE VOLUME ON POWDER FLASKS BY RAY RILING

Hardcover book with printed dust jacket in fair to good condition. Jacket has chip off top of spine affecting the first word in the title. Edges have light to moderate surface dirt. Back cover has… (128-1057). Learn More »

REBELS IN THE MAKING: PLANTERS' CONVENTIONS AND SOUTHERN PROPAGANDA

REBELS IN THE MAKING: PLANTERS' CONVENTIONS AND SOUTHERN PROPAGANDA

By Weymouth Jordan. Confederate Centennial Studies Number Seven. Tuscaloosa, AL: Confederate Publishing Company, Inc., 1958. Gray wraps, 135pp.. Fine scholarly essay, in fine condition. Attractive… (460-103). Learn More »

THE DIPLOMACY OF THE CONFEDERATE CABINET OF RICHMOND AND ITS AGENTS ABROAD: BEING MEMORANDUM NOTES TAKEN IN PARIS DURING THE REBELLION OF THE SOUTHERN STATES

THE DIPLOMACY OF THE CONFEDERATE CABINET OF RICHMOND AND ITS AGENTS ABROAD: BEING MEMORANDUM NOTES TAKEN IN PARIS DURING THE REBELLION OF THE SOUTHERN STATES

By Paul Pecquet Du Bellet, Edited with an Introduction by Wm. Stanley Hoole. Confederate Centennial Studies Number Twenty-three. Tuscaloosa, AL: Confederate Publishing Company, Inc., 1963. 130pp., in… (460-89). Learn More »

THE GREAT REBELLION, VOL 1 BY J.T. HEADLEY, ID’D TO GEORGE T. GELWICKS, 1ST MARYLAND VET. CAVALRY, US, POTOMAC HOME BRIGADE (COLE’S CAVALRY)

THE GREAT REBELLION, VOL 1 BY J.T. HEADLEY, ID’D TO GEORGE T. GELWICKS, 1ST MARYLAND VET. CAVALRY, US, POTOMAC HOME BRIGADE (COLE’S CAVALRY)

This volume was written in 1862 by J.T Headley, who was the author of several other works, including, “Washington and His Generals”. This particular volume was published in Baltimore in 1864. It… (B5555). Learn More »

NATIONAL GUARD MANUAL, STEPHEN R. PINCKNEY, 1863 WITH PRESENTATION FROM ONE SOLDIER TO ANOTHER – 75TH NEW  YORK INFANTRY

NATIONAL GUARD MANUAL, STEPHEN R. PINCKNEY, 1863 WITH PRESENTATION FROM ONE SOLDIER TO ANOTHER – 75TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

This volume is a first edition which was written by Stephen R. Pinckney and published in 1863. Pinckney was the Major of the 11th Regiment of the New York National Guard. Book has a tan colored cloth… (388-41). Learn More »

1837 POLYGLOTT BIBLE

1837 POLYGLOTT BIBLE

Testament meas. approx. 3.50 x 6.00 inches. Leather binding is worn but in good overall condition. Spine has title in gold with linear decoration. The interior has the title page and first page coming… (801-140). Learn More »

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 »

<I>GETTYSBURG – A JOURNEY IN TIME</I> BY WILLIAM FRASSANITO – 1ST EDITION

GETTYSBURG – A JOURNEY IN TIME BY WILLIAM FRASSANITO – 1ST EDITION

Hardcover with dustjacket. 248 pp. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1975. Heavily illustrated with b&w photos and maps. A Civil War classic! In this, his first book, Frassanito pioneers the… (B4946). Learn More »

<I>NAVAL DOCUMENTS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION</I>, VOLS 1-8

NAVAL DOCUMENTS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION, VOLS 1-8

Available are the first 8 volumes of a 12 volume set  of  the award-winning series Naval Documents of the American Revolution (NDAR) presented by The Naval History and Heritage Command (NHHC)  .… (B4916). Learn More »

9th PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY ORDER BOOKS AND REUNION RIBBONS

9th PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY ORDER BOOKS AND REUNION RIBBONS

Set of two order books from the 9th Pennsylvania Cavalry, Companies “C” & “D”. The Clothing Book, used for the years 1861-1864, contains the hand- written records of clothing items that… (112-53). Learn More »

1856 COPY OF “THE SONG OF HIAWATHA” PRESENTED & INSCRIBED BY CONFEDERATE GENERAL RALEIGH E. COLSTON

1856 COPY OF “THE SONG OF HIAWATHA” PRESENTED & INSCRIBED BY CONFEDERATE GENERAL RALEIGH E. COLSTON

Nice conditioned hardback copy of “THE SONG OF HIAWATHA” by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow dated 1856. Brown cloth covers are embossed with geometric shapes at center. Covers also have a tooled line… (427-28). Learn More »

POCKET SIZED 1862 MANUAL FOR BATTALION DRILL

POCKET SIZED 1862 MANUAL FOR BATTALION DRILL

Volume is hardbound in green cloth with an embossed eagle perched on a patriotic shield crowned in stars on both the front and back covers. Spine has title “FIELD MANUAL FOR BATTALION DRILL”… (L14871). Learn More »

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 »

REMINISCENCES OF WINFIELD SCOTT HANCOCK BY HIS WIFE

REMINISCENCES OF WINFIELD SCOTT HANCOCK BY HIS WIFE

By Almira Hancock. Published by Charles L. Webster & Co., 1887. 340 pp. ills., marbled edges. Blue glazed cloth [REBOUND], 9.25 X 6”, with gilt spine lettering. Fine condition. Hancock “The… (804-350). Learn More »

LINCOLN’S LIFE - STORIES AND SPEECHES

LINCOLN’S LIFE - STORIES AND SPEECHES

By Paul Selby, Associate of the Encyclopedia of Illinois. Published by John R. Stanton, Chicago, 1902. 469 pp. Light green glazed cloth, 8 x 5.5”, with black cover & spine lettering. Exhibits… (804-33). Learn More »

JOURNAL OF RESIDENCE ON A GEORGIA PLANTATION IN 1838-39

JOURNAL OF RESIDENCE ON A GEORGIA PLANTATION IN 1838-39

By Frances Anne Kemble. Published by Harpers & Brothers, New York 1863. 337 pp. Burgundy blind-stamped buckram, 8 x 5.5”, gilt spine lettering. Fine, with very slight sunning of spine. Frances… (804-53). Learn More »

FOUR YEARS IN SECESSIA: ADVENTURES WITHIN AND BEYOND THE UNION LINES

FOUR YEARS IN SECESSIA: ADVENTURES WITHIN AND BEYOND THE UNION LINES

By Junius Henri Browne, special war correspondent of the New York Tribune. Published by O.D. Case & Company, Hartford, CT, 1865. 450 pp., Ills. Brown glazed cloth, 8.25 x 6”, gilt spine… (804-284). Learn More »


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GROUP OF ITEMS ID’D TO AN OFFICER IN ONE OF THE MOST SOUGHT AFTER REGIMENTS IN THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC, THE 124TH NEW YORK VOLUNTEERS

The items here presented belonged to John B. Stanbrough of the 124th New York Infantry also known as "The Orange Blossoms." They are well known for the stand they made here at the top of the "Triangular Field" in front of Devil’s Den on July 2nd… (480-132). Learn More »

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