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NICELY REBOUND ORIGINAL 1913 COPY OF THE WAR DEPARTMENT BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE CIVIL WAR

NICELY REBOUND ORIGINAL 1913 COPY OF THE WAR DEPARTMENT BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE CIVIL WAR

Handsome volume in beautiful red cloth hardcovers with the full title on the spine in gold ink and marbled page edges. Covers are new but the interior of the book is all original. Title page reads… (1074-03). Learn More »

BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG AND THE CHRISTIAN COMMISSION

BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG AND THE CHRISTIAN COMMISSION

By Andrew B. Cross.  Baltimore, 1865. 32 pp. Wraps w/yellow covers. Exhibits slight very slight chipping at the margins. Else VG plus. Excellent  Gettysburg collectible. In protective sleeve,… (1054-2158). Learn More »

1870 COPY OF “AMERICAN BASTILE”

1870 COPY OF “AMERICAN BASTILE”

The full title of this hardcover volume reads “AMERICAN BASTILE. A HISTORY OF THE ILLEGAL ARRESTS AND IMPRISONMENT OF AMERICAN CITIZENS DURING THE LATE CIVIL WAR” by John A. Marshall. Title was… (595-1366). Learn More »

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 »

$750.00
Originally $850.00

ACTS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF VIRGINIA, PASSED IN 1861-62, INCLUDES THE CONFEDERATE CONSTITUTION - PRINTED IN RICHMOND – 1862, ID’D TO WILLIAM W. OLD, C.S. STAFF OFFICER

ACTS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF VIRGINIA, PASSED IN 1861-62, INCLUDES THE CONFEDERATE CONSTITUTION - PRINTED IN RICHMOND – 1862, ID’D TO WILLIAM W. OLD, C.S. STAFF OFFICER

Marbled boards cover this war-era volume that was printed in Richmond by William F. Ritchie in 1862. Book contains four components. First section of book is titled, “PUBLIC OR GENERAL ACTS” and… (337-294). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE MILITARY TEXT - <i>THE TROOPERS MANUAL: OR, TACTICS FOR LIGHT DRAGOONS AND MOUNTED RIFLEMEN</i>

CONFEDERATE MILITARY TEXT - THE TROOPERS MANUAL: OR, TACTICS FOR LIGHT DRAGOONS AND MOUNTED RIFLEMEN

By Col. J. Lucius Davis. Published by A. Morris, Richmond, VA, 1862. 284 pp., plus 19 pages of bugle calls. Beige card boards, with cloth spine, 6 x 4”, and paper spine label, largely intact. … (337-297). Learn More »

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 »

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 »

1877 COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL COURT MANUAL

1877 COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL COURT MANUAL

Front cover has gold embossed state emblem and title. Spine has gold embossed title and year. Light wear to covers. Moderate wear to cover edges. Book runs 411 pages. Book contains the rules and… (172-2190). Learn More »

$40.00
Originally $50.00

SOLDIERS' SOLDIERS' NATIONAL CEMETERY PROCEEDINGS

SOLDIERS' SOLDIERS' NATIONAL CEMETERY PROCEEDINGS

Fourth annual report of the commissioners composing the board of managers of the Soldiers' National Cemetery, for the fiscal year, ending November 30, 1867. 5.5" x 8.75", 16 pages. In good… (453-38). Learn More »

1884 COPY OF “GREGG’S CAVALRY FIGHT AT GETTYSBURG”

1884 COPY OF “GREGG’S CAVALRY FIGHT AT GETTYSBURG”

Volume is paper bound and meas. approx. 7.50 x 10.25 inches and runs 29 pages. The pamphlet was written by William Brooke-Rawle and published in 1884. Covers are light blue paper with title printed in… (890-32). 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 »

CAPTURED CONFEDERATE IMPRINT - REBEL / NAVY REGISTER 1863 & DOCUMENTS

CAPTURED CONFEDERATE IMPRINT - REBEL / NAVY REGISTER 1863 & DOCUMENTS

"TAKEN FROM COMMITTEE ROOMS OF THE REBEL HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES / APRIL 2, 1865." Reports of the Army of Northern Virginia, From June 1862, To and Including the Battle at Fredericksburg, Dec. 13,… (337-129). Learn More »

$850.00
Originally $1,250.00

THE AFRICAN REPOSITORY (AMERICAN COLONIZATION SOCIETY) – JANUARY, 1854

THE AFRICAN REPOSITORY (AMERICAN COLONIZATION SOCIETY) – JANUARY, 1854

The African Repository was the official journal of the American Colonization Society. Henry Clay served as the Society’s president from 1836 to 1849, and its directors included former US Presidents… (337-281). Learn More »

THE AFRICAN REPOSITORY (AMERICAN COLONIZATION SOCIETY) – JULY, 1859

THE AFRICAN REPOSITORY (AMERICAN COLONIZATION SOCIETY) – JULY, 1859

The African Repository was the official journal of the American Colonization Society. Henry Clay served as the Society’s president from 1836 to 1849, and its directors included former US Presidents… (337-280). Learn More »

REGISTER OF THE OFFICERS AND CADETS OF THE U.S. MILITARY ACADEMY, JUNE, 1830

REGISTER OF THE OFFICERS AND CADETS OF THE U.S. MILITARY ACADEMY, JUNE, 1830

West Point, N.Y.: United States Military Academy Printing Office, 1830.  22 pp. Rare. Excellent condition, with a very few minor scattered spots of foxing. There is a very slight crease at the upper… (337-283). 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 »


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THEFT FROM GRAVESITE OF GEN. JOHN REYNOLDS

A large artillery shell, one of pair that sit on either side of the grave of Gen. John F. Reynolds in Lancaster Cemetery, Lancaster, PA has been removed from the site. If anyone comes into contact with the shell or has any information regarding its… . Learn More »

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