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FIRST 8 ISSUES OF GETTYSBURG MAGAZINE BOUND IN ONE VOLUME

FIRST 8 ISSUES OF GETTYSBURG MAGAZINE BOUND IN ONE VOLUME

This massive hardcover volume meas. approx. 8.75 x 11.25 inches and is bound in gray cloth with full color crossed Union and Confederate flags embossed on the front cover. Title is in gold on the… (2020-1064). Learn More »

$75.00
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NICE USED SET OF CASEY’S INFANTRY TACTICS ID'D TO THREE SOLDIERS FROM TWO DIFFERENT REGIMENTS – ONE WAS LATER A FLORIDA NATIONAL GUARD BRIGADIER GENERAL

NICE USED SET OF CASEY’S INFANTRY TACTICS ID'D TO THREE SOLDIERS FROM TWO DIFFERENT REGIMENTS – ONE WAS LATER A FLORIDA NATIONAL GUARD BRIGADIER GENERAL

Three volume set of “INFANTRY TACTICS FOR THE INSTRUCTION, EXERCISE AND MANEUVERS OF THE SOLDIER, COMPANY, LINE OF SKIRMISHERS, BATTALION, BRIGADE OR CORPS D’ARMEE” by Brigadier General Silas… (846-359). Learn More »

1864 BOOKLET ISSUED IN SERIAL FORM TITLED “THE WAR WITH THE SOUTH” WITH ANTIETAM BATTLE MAP

1864 BOOKLET ISSUED IN SERIAL FORM TITLED “THE WAR WITH THE SOUTH” WITH ANTIETAM BATTLE MAP

Paperback volume with a blue paper cover that has very busy patriotic artwork showing a Zouave holding a battle-scarred flag in one hand and a sword in the other. Behind him is a spread-winged eagle… (2021-135). Learn More »

$45.00
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1864 BOOKLET ISSUED IN SERIAL FORM TITLED “THE WAR WITH THE SOUTH” WITH GETTYSBURG MAP

1864 BOOKLET ISSUED IN SERIAL FORM TITLED “THE WAR WITH THE SOUTH” WITH GETTYSBURG MAP

Paperback volume with a blue paper cover that has very busy patriotic artwork showing a Zouave holding a battle-scarred flag in one hand and a sword in the other. Behind him is a spread-winged eagle… (2021-136). Learn More »

$95.00
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NEW YORK AT GETTYSBURG, VOLUMES 1 & 2 ONLY

NEW YORK AT GETTYSBURG, VOLUMES 1 & 2 ONLY

Published by New York Monuments Commission. J.B. Lyons Co., New York, 1900.  954 pp. combined (missing pocket maps). In blue glazed, 10.75” x  9,  cloth w/color cover ornamentation & gilt… (344-2056). Learn More »

BOOK – SPEECHES ON THE LEGISLATIVE INDEPENDENCE OF IRELAND BY THOMAS F. MEAGHER

BOOK – SPEECHES ON THE LEGISLATIVE INDEPENDENCE OF IRELAND BY THOMAS F. MEAGHER

Published by P.M. Haverty, New York, 1885. Hardcover with gilt imprints on covers and spine. 357 pages. Binding remains strong. Some wear to corners and hinges of cover; 1.5” x 0.5” stain on front… (490-2402). Learn More »

BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER PRESENTED BY ARMY SURGEON W.T. THURSTON TO ORION DONNELL, 7th INDIANA, LATER DIED AS POW IN 1864

BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER PRESENTED BY ARMY SURGEON W.T. THURSTON TO ORION DONNELL, 7th INDIANA, LATER DIED AS POW IN 1864

This Protestant Episcopal “Book of the Common Prayer” was published in Philadelphia in 1860 and bears on the flyleaf a beautiful ink inscription: “Presented / by/ WT Thurston / Surgeon U.S.… (2020-463). Learn More »

NICE, CLEAN COPY OF 71ST PENNSYLVANIA HISTORY

NICE, CLEAN COPY OF 71ST PENNSYLVANIA HISTORY

The full title of this work is “’DUTY WELL DONE’ THE HISTORY OF EDWARD BAKER’S CALIFORNIA REGIMENT (71ST PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY)” by Gary G. Lash, published by Butternut and Blue as part of… (2020-1074). Learn More »

$30.00
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COMBINED VOLUME I & II OF “THE GETTYSBURG PAPERS”

COMBINED VOLUME I & II OF “THE GETTYSBURG PAPERS”

Dark blue hardcover volume with the title in gold on the spine and the outline of a MOLLUS medal in gold on the upper right corner of the front cover. Exterior is very clean with only minor surface… (2020-205). Learn More »

$35.00
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CLEAN COPY OF “WHAT DEATH MORE GLORIOUS” - GENERAL STRONG VINCENT

CLEAN COPY OF “WHAT DEATH MORE GLORIOUS” - GENERAL STRONG VINCENT

The full title of this work is “WHAT DEATH MORE GLORIOUS: A BIOGRAPHY OF GENERAL STRONG VINCENT” by James H. Nevins and William B. Styple, published by Belle Grove Publishing in 1997. Book is… (2020-1110). Learn More »

$35.00
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ORIGINAL 1905 COPY OF THE PROFUSELY ILLUSTRATED GETTYSBURG NATIONAL MILITARY PARK COMMISSION REPORT

ORIGINAL 1905 COPY OF THE PROFUSELY ILLUSTRATED GETTYSBURG NATIONAL MILITARY PARK COMMISSION REPORT

The full title of this volume is “ANNUAL REPORTS OF THE GETTYSBURG NATIONAL MILITARY PARK COMMISSION TO THE SECRETARY OF WAR 1893-1904.” The book was published by the Government Printing Office in… (635-43). Learn More »

REPRINT HISTORY OF THE 2ND WISCONSIN OF THE IRON BRIGADE

REPRINT HISTORY OF THE 2ND WISCONSIN OF THE IRON BRIGADE

The full title of this work is “THE SECOND WISCONSIN INFANTRY WITH LETTERS AND RECOLLECTIONS BY OTHER MEMBERS OF THE REGIMENT” by George H. Otis and edited by Alan Gaff and published by… (2020-1103). Learn More »

$45.00
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PRESENTATION COPY OF MOSBY’S RANGERS, TO HIS DAUGHTER

PRESENTATION COPY OF MOSBY’S RANGERS, TO HIS DAUGHTER

John S. Mosby Inscribed and Notated Presentation Copy of Mosby's Rangers, presented by the Confederate cavalry commander to his daughter. Mosby has inscribed on the front free endpaper, "To my darling… (846-190). Learn More »

$4,275.00
Originally $4,750.00
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ARTILLERY TREATISE OWNED, SIGNED, AND WITH NOTATIONS, BY JOHN MERCER BROOKE, INVENTOR OF THE BROOKE RIFLE AND PROJECTILES, DESIGNER OF THE IRONCLAD C.S.S. VIRGINIA

ARTILLERY TREATISE OWNED, SIGNED, AND WITH NOTATIONS, BY JOHN MERCER BROOKE, INVENTOR OF THE BROOKE RIFLE AND PROJECTILES, DESIGNER OF THE IRONCLAD C.S.S. VIRGINIA

This is Volume 1 of an original 1809 first edition of Louis De Tousard’s American Artillerist’s Companion, or Elements of Artillery, given to John Mercer Brooke by William Green of Richmond, Va.,… (846-186). Learn More »

$2,200.00
Originally $2,450.00

IS DAVIS A TRAITOR; OR, WAS SECESSIONAL CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHT? PREVIOUS TO THE WAR OF 1861

IS DAVIS A TRAITOR; OR, WAS SECESSIONAL CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHT? PREVIOUS TO THE WAR OF 1861

By Albert Taylor Bledsoe, A.M., L.L.D., Late Professor of Mathematics in the University of Va. Published by The Hermitage Press, Inc., Richmond VA. 1907. Presentation stamp, inner front endpapers:… (846-236). Learn More »

$85.00
Originally $95.00
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BOOK OF WORLD WAR TWO LETTERS WRITTEN BY A MARINE OFFICER KILLED ON OKINAWA

BOOK OF WORLD WAR TWO LETTERS WRITTEN BY A MARINE OFFICER KILLED ON OKINAWA

Published in 1946 this small volume contains letters written by 1st Lt. David Tucker Brown to friends and family during World War Two. Lt. Brown entered the Marine Corps in July 1941. He attended OCS… (427-25). Learn More »

BOOK OF LETTERS FROM MEMBERS OF THE STONEWALL BRIGADE

BOOK OF LETTERS FROM MEMBERS OF THE STONEWALL BRIGADE

The full title of this work is “THE PAINFUL NEWS I HAVE TO WRITE: LETTERS AND DIARIES OF FOUR HITE BROTHERS OF PAGE COUNTY IN THE SERVICE OF THE CONFEDERACY” by Harlan R. Jessup and published by… (2020-1037). Learn More »

$45.00
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SIGNED COPY OF WORK ON THE 151ST PENNSYLVANIA AT GETTYSBURG

SIGNED COPY OF WORK ON THE 151ST PENNSYLVANIA AT GETTYSBURG

The full title of this work is “THE 151ST PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS AT GETTYSBURG: LIKE RIPE APPLES IN A STORM” by Michael A. Dreese, with forward by Timothy H. Smith and published by McFarland in… (2020-1077). Learn More »

COLONEL HEROS VON BORCKE’S, “MEMOIRS OF THE CONFEDERATE WAR FOR INDEPENDENCE” WITH ORIGINAL JOURNAL PAGE

COLONEL HEROS VON BORCKE’S, “MEMOIRS OF THE CONFEDERATE WAR FOR INDEPENDENCE” WITH ORIGINAL JOURNAL PAGE

Offered here is the 1981 Palaemon Press printing of Heros Von Borcke’s, “A German Narrative of the First Four Parts of Memoirs of the Confederate War for Independence - 26 April – 8 October… (1116-01). Learn More »

COLONEL HEROS VON BORCKE’S, “MEMOIRS OF THE CONFEDERATE WAR FOR INDEPENDENCE” WITH ORIGINAL JOURNAL PAGE

COLONEL HEROS VON BORCKE’S, “MEMOIRS OF THE CONFEDERATE WAR FOR INDEPENDENCE” WITH ORIGINAL JOURNAL PAGE

Offered here is the 1981 Palaemon Press printing of Heros Von Borcke’s, “A German Narrative of the First Four Parts of Memoirs of the Confederate War for Independence - 26 April – 8 October… (1116-02). Learn More »


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PATENT DOCUMENTS AND LETTERS REGARDING MANUFACTURE OF 3” ORDNANCE RIFLES

This lot consists of five letters written between John Griffen and Samuel Reeves; a legal agreement between Griffen, Reeves, and Emile Geyelin; Samuel Reeves’ copy of Letters Patent 37108 with patent drawings included and with patent office seal… (274-204). Learn More »

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