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KRAUS REPRINTS OF “THE SOUTHERN HISTORICAL SOCIETY PAPERS” – VARIOUS VOLUMES

KRAUS REPRINTS OF “THE SOUTHERN HISTORICAL SOCIETY PAPERS” – VARIOUS VOLUMES

Each volume is in like new condition and meas. approx. 6.00 x 9.25 inches. Books are very clean both inside and out. Bindings are excellent. These volumes are an excellent source of information on the… (956-54). Learn More »

WAR PAPERS: THE MAINE COMMANDERY.  [MOLLUS] — ID’D TO BREVET BRIGADIER GENERAL ISAAC DYER [COL. 15TH MAINE]

WAR PAPERS: THE MAINE COMMANDERY. [MOLLUS] — ID’D TO BREVET BRIGADIER GENERAL ISAAC DYER [COL. 15TH MAINE]

2 vols. Published by the Thurston Print, Portland, Me, 1898. Owner book stamp, front eps (both volumes): “Isaac Dyer/ Skowhegan..Me.” 350, 352 pp., maps. In blue glazed cloth w/gilt embossed… (1097-42). Learn More »

BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER /PROTESTANT EPISCOPAL CHURCH / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER /PROTESTANT EPISCOPAL CHURCH / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Published by D. Appleton, New York, 1864. Presentation inscription in ink, front eps — “Rosamond e. Phelps / A Christmas Present /from her father—Medina, 1862.” 608 pp., plus selections from… (1101-100). Learn More »

GENERAL ORDERS AFFECTING THE VOLUNTEER FORCE

GENERAL ORDERS AFFECTING THE VOLUNTEER FORCE

Published by the Government Printing Office, Washington, 1862. 214 pp., fldg. tables. In black blind-stamped buckram, 5.5 x 7.5,” w/gilt spine lettering.  Exhibits light wear at the extremities.… (1097-40). Learn More »

OUR OWN SCHOOL ARITHMETIC. [CONFEDERATE ARITHMETIC]

OUR OWN SCHOOL ARITHMETIC. [CONFEDERATE ARITHMETIC]

By S. Lander, A. M. Published by Sterling, Campbell & Allright. Greensboro. Richmond, Va. W. Hargrave White, 1863.  223 pp., w/various tables. Beige paper boards w/brown leatherette spine, 6.625… (1000-1617). Learn More »

BOUND COPY OF ARMY GENERAL ORDERS ATTRIBUTED TO A MASSACHUSETTS HEAVY ARTILLERY OFFICER

BOUND COPY OF ARMY GENERAL ORDERS ATTRIBUTED TO A MASSACHUSETTS HEAVY ARTILLERY OFFICER

Hardbound volume titled “GENERAL ORDERS AFFECTING THE VOLUNTER FORCE.” Volume was published by the Adjutant General’s Office and printed by the Government Printing Office in Washington, D.C. in… (1054-1172). Learn More »

GUTHRIE’S COMMENTARIES ON THE SURGERY OF THE WAR (NAPOELONIC & CRIMEAN) –DATED 1862 – IDENTIFIED TO SURGEON IN 2ND MARYLAND INFANTRY, USA

GUTHRIE’S COMMENTARIES ON THE SURGERY OF THE WAR (NAPOELONIC & CRIMEAN) –DATED 1862 – IDENTIFIED TO SURGEON IN 2ND MARYLAND INFANTRY, USA

Full title is “Commentaries on the Surgery on the War in Portugal, Spain, France, and the Netherlands, from the Battle of Rolica, in 1808, to that of Waterloo, in 1815; with Additions relating to… (1000-1635). Learn More »

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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 »

GOOD COPY OF “ROSTER OF OHIO SOLDIERS IN THE WAR WITH SPAIN 1898-1899”

GOOD COPY OF “ROSTER OF OHIO SOLDIERS IN THE WAR WITH SPAIN 1898-1899”

Hardcover bound in the original green covers with the title and state seal in gold on the spine. Exterior is good with light wear to cover and spine edges. Light rubbing. Volume meas. approx. 6.50 x… (1047-02). 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 »

EX-LIBRARY COPY OF 1864 TITLE “THE BURNING OF CHAMBERSBURG”

EX-LIBRARY COPY OF 1864 TITLE “THE BURNING OF CHAMBERSBURG”

Full title of this volume is “THE BURNING OF CHAMBERSBURG, PENNSYLVANIA. BY REV. B. SCHNECK., D.D., AN EYE-WITNESS AND A SUFFERER. WITH CORROBORATIVE STATEMENTS FROM THE REV. J. CLARK, HON. A. K.… (1054-1590). 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 »

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Originally $850.00

SPEECH OF MR. J.S. BARBOUR OF VIRGINIA…ON THE PROPRIETY OF EXCLUDING THE AGENCY OF THE PRESIDENT, IN APPOINTING AND REMOVING THE DISBURSING AND ACCOUNTING OFFICERS OF THE TREASURY DEPT.

SPEECH OF MR. J.S. BARBOUR OF VIRGINIA…ON THE PROPRIETY OF EXCLUDING THE AGENCY OF THE PRESIDENT, IN APPOINTING AND REMOVING THE DISBURSING AND ACCOUNTING OFFICERS OF THE TREASURY DEPT.

(Delivered in the U.S. House of Representatives, March 1828). Published by Green & Jarvis, Washington, 1828. Title page presentation inscription, in ink: “Judge McLean with/ my respects/ J.S.… (1000-1632). Learn More »

RARE CONFEDERATE SCHOOL BOOK, “OUR OWN SECOND READER”

RARE CONFEDERATE SCHOOL BOOK, “OUR OWN SECOND READER”

During the war, pro-Southern school books for children were published in the Confederate states. This book contains one hundred lessons. Each has a list of spelling words and a Christian based,… (1000-1620). Learn More »

RARE CONFEDERATE SCHOOL BOOK, “CHAUDRON’S SPELLING BOOK”, 1865

RARE CONFEDERATE SCHOOL BOOK, “CHAUDRON’S SPELLING BOOK”, 1865

During the war, pro-Southern school books for children were published in the Confederate states. Cover and title page read, “CHAUDRON’S SPELLING BOOK, CAREFULLY PREPARED FOR FAMILY AND SCHOOL USE,… (1000-1615). Learn More »

THE [CONFEDERATE] VOLUNTEERS’ HANDBOOK

THE [CONFEDERATE] VOLUNTEERS’ HANDBOOK

By Capt. J.K. Lee, of the First Regiment of Virginia Volunteers. Published by West & Johnson, Richmond, VA, 1861. 96 pp., wraps, w/butternut cloth covers & period paper label taped to front… (1000-1638). Learn More »

PRIMARY BIBLE QUESTIONS FOR YOUNG CHILDREN

PRIMARY BIBLE QUESTIONS FOR YOUNG CHILDREN

By S. Root. Published by Franklin Steam Publishers House, J.J. Toon & Co., Atlanta. GA, 1864. 80 pp., wraps. Butternut cover, 4.5 x 6”. Exhibits light water staining, interior yellowing and… (1000-1646). Learn More »

RICHARDSON’S VIRGINIA AND NORTH CAROLINA ALMANAC, 1862

RICHARDSON’S VIRGINIA AND NORTH CAROLINA ALMANAC, 1862

Cover on this war era almanac reads, “FOR THE YEAR OF OUR LORD 1862, BEING THE SECOND AFTER BISSEXTILE OR LEAP YEAR, THE EIGHTY-SIXTH OF AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE, AND THE FIRST OF THE SOUTHERN… (1000-1612). Learn More »

VIRGINIA AND NORTH CAROLINA ALMANAC, 1843

VIRGINIA AND NORTH CAROLINA ALMANAC, 1843

Almanac was calculated by David Richardson of Louisa County, VA and printed by John Warrock of Richmond, VA. Contains the moon phases, planting guides, lists of VA and NC government officials, plus a… (1000-1611). Learn More »


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EXCELLENT LARGE, ORIGINAL FRAMED OIL PAINTING OF 20TH MAINE’S JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN BY MICHAEL GNATEK

This is an original oil on canvas portrait of Major General Joshua L. Chamberlain of the 20th Maine Infantry done by the late Michael Gnatek. Mr. Gnatek received his art training at Yale University and in the Marine Corps, where he was a combat… (10-1968). Learn More »

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