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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 »

THE PRESIDENTS I HAVE KNOWN FROM 1860 TO 1918

THE PRESIDENTS I HAVE KNOWN FROM 1860 TO 1918

By Simon Wolf. Published by Byron S. Adams, Washington, DC, 1918. 464 pp., ills. Burgundy glazed cloth, 8.75 x 6”, w/gilt spine lettering. Light wear at the extremities. Else VG and attractive.… (804-255). Learn More »

UNITED DAUGHTERS OF THE CONFEDERACY - MINUTES OF THE THIRTY-SEVENTH ANNUAL CONVENTION FLORIDA DIVISION

UNITED DAUGHTERS OF THE CONFEDERACY - MINUTES OF THE THIRTY-SEVENTH ANNUAL CONVENTION FLORIDA DIVISION

Published by the UDC. Printed by Carl W. Hill, Printer, Tampa, 1932. Wraps, 191 pp. Grey cover with blue trim and black spine lettering, 9 x 6”. Exhibits slight soiling of covers, else VG. This… (804-444). Learn More »

THE PARTISAN LEADER

THE PARTISAN LEADER

By Beverly Tucker, of Virginia. “Secretly Printed in Washington [in the year 1836] by Duff Green, for Circulation in the Southern States. But Afterwards Suppressed.” Reprint of the 1836 edition.… (804-109). Learn More »

HISTORY OF THE GREAT WESTERN SANITARY FAIR

HISTORY OF THE GREAT WESTERN SANITARY FAIR

Compiled by the U.S. Sanitary Commission. Published by C.F. Vent & Co, Cincinnati. OH. 578 pp. Green buckram, 9.25 x 6.5”,gilt cover & spine illustration & lettering. Exhibits light wear… (804-214). Learn More »

ABRAHAM LINCOLN DEFENDANT. LINCOLN’S MOST INTERESTING LAWSUIT.

ABRAHAM LINCOLN DEFENDANT. LINCOLN’S MOST INTERESTING LAWSUIT.

By William H. Townsend. Published by Houghton Mifflin Co., Boston, 1923. Front EPS presentation inscription by author Townsend. 40 pp., facsimile documents. Light blue glazed cloth, 9.5 x 6.5”, with… (804-173). Learn More »

ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND <i>NEW</i> CONSTITUTIONAL GOVERNMENTS

ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND NEW CONSTITUTIONAL GOVERNMENTS

By Bartow A. Ulrich. Published by the Regal Press, Chicago, 1920. 246 pp., ills. Burgundy buckram, 9.25 x 6.25”, with gilt cover & spine trim & lettering. Constitutional study applying… (804-219). Learn More »

SIMON BOLIVAR BUCKNER: BORDERLAND KNIGHT

SIMON BOLIVAR BUCKNER: BORDERLAND KNIGHT

By Arndt M. Stickles. Published by North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, 1940. Reverse frontispiece presentation “Mrs. Salome Tanner” from friend. 446 pp., ills. Gray glazed cloth, 9.25 x 6.25”.… (804-213). Learn More »

ECHOES FROM HOSPITAL AND WHITE HOUSE: A RECORD OF MRS. REBECCA POMROY’S EXPERIENCE IN WARTIME

ECHOES FROM HOSPITAL AND WHITE HOUSE: A RECORD OF MRS. REBECCA POMROY’S EXPERIENCE IN WARTIME

By Anna L. Boyden. Published by D. Lothrop & Co. Boston, MA, 1884. Front EPS owner inscription: “T.M Gladfelter”. 250 pp. ills. Red glazed cloth w/black flower decoration, 7 x5”, gilt &… (804-184). Learn More »

THE ILLUSTRATED BATTLE CRY OF FREEDOM: THE CIVIL WAR ERA

THE ILLUSTRATED BATTLE CRY OF FREEDOM: THE CIVIL WAR ERA

By James M. McPherson. Published by University of Oxford Press, New York, 2003. Signed, boxed, limited edition [Copy 953 of 1000]. Red cloth slip-case. 786 pp., maps, ills., gilt edges. Burgundy… (804-340). Learn More »

MEMOIRS OF THE CONFEDERATE WAR

MEMOIRS OF THE CONFEDERATE WAR

By Heros Von Borcke. Published by Peter Smith, New York, 1938. Reprint of 1866 edition. 2 volumes. 318, 323 pp., fldg. Map. Gray glazed cloth, 8.25 x 5.5”, with black spine lettering. Exhibits the… (804-287). Learn More »

SLEEP AND ITS DERANGEMENTS

SLEEP AND ITS DERANGEMENTS

By William A. Hammond, M.D. Published by J. B. Lippincott, Philadelphia, 1869. 318 pp., Burgundy glazed cloth, 7.5 x 5”, with gilt cover & spine lettering. Exhibits light wear at the… (804-570). Learn More »

SOLDIERS OF FLORIDA IN THE SEMINOLE INDIAN ~ CIVIL AND SPANISH-AMERICAN WARS

SOLDIERS OF FLORIDA IN THE SEMINOLE INDIAN ~ CIVIL AND SPANISH-AMERICAN WARS

Prepared and published under the supervision of the Board of State Institutions, May 14, 1903. Printed by Democrat Book and Job Print, Live Oak. 368 pp., tables, appendices. Leather spine, marbled… (804-141). Learn More »

THE LIFE OF ROGER BROOKE TANEY, CHIEF JUSTICE OF THE UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT

THE LIFE OF ROGER BROOKE TANEY, CHIEF JUSTICE OF THE UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT

By Bernard C. Steiner. Published by Williams & Wilkins Company, Baltimore, 1922.  Author front eps presentation inscription: “Miss Eleanor M___ Johnson/ with grateful regards of/Bernard C.… (804-131). Learn More »

PRISON-LIFE IN THE TOBACCO WAREHOUSE AT RICHMOND, BY A BALL’S BLUFF PRISONER

PRISON-LIFE IN THE TOBACCO WAREHOUSE AT RICHMOND, BY A BALL’S BLUFF PRISONER

By Lieut. Wm. C. Harris, of Col. Baker’s California Regiment. Published by George W. Childs, Philadelphia, PA., 1862. 175 pp. Green buckram, 7.5 x 5.5.”, with gilt spine lettering. Exhibits light… (804-216). Learn More »

PRISON-LIFE IN THE TOBACCO WAREHOUSE AT RICHMOND, BY A BALL’S BLUFF PRISONER

PRISON-LIFE IN THE TOBACCO WAREHOUSE AT RICHMOND, BY A BALL’S BLUFF PRISONER

By Lieut. Wm. C. Harris, of Col. Baker’s California Regiment. Published by George W. Childs, Philadelphia, PA., 1862. 175 pp. Green buckram, 7.5 x 5.5.”, with gilt spine lettering. Exhibits light… (804-212). Learn More »

LARGE ARMY MEDICAL MUSEUM PHOTOGRAPH OF EXCISED HUMERI FROM NEW YORK AND NEW JERSEY SOLDIERS

LARGE ARMY MEDICAL MUSEUM PHOTOGRAPH OF EXCISED HUMERI FROM NEW YORK AND NEW JERSEY SOLDIERS

Image is mounted on a heavy stock paper that meas. approx. 11.00 x 14.00 inches. The view itself meas. approx. 7.50 x 9.75 inches and shows three humeri removed from wounded soldiers. The bones are… (37-303). Learn More »

THE LIFE AND PUBLIC SERVICES OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN

THE LIFE AND PUBLIC SERVICES OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN

Published by T.B. Peterson & Brothers, Philadelphia, 1864. 187pp. Wraps, with pages mostly uncut. Exhibits light soiling & minor chipping of covers, with the front one detached. Else VG. A… (337-214). Learn More »

$500.00
Originally $750.00


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RARE 1ST MODEL/1ST PRODUCTION SPENCER RIFLE BAYONET

Nearly identical to the M1855 socket bayonet, this rare Spencer bayonet has some differences worth noting. Most importantly, the Spencer measures 18.5”in length instead of 18”, and its rear fluted edge remains sharp and does not taper near the… (R22532). Learn More »

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