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Alphabetical List of Battles 1754 1900: War of the Rebellion Spanish American War Philippine Insurrection and All Old Wars. Newton A. Strait.
Alphabetical List of Battles 1754 1900: War of the Rebellion Spanish American War Philippine Insurrection and All Old Wars.
Washington DC: Newton Strait, 1900. 252p, indexed. 24cm. Blue cloth with gilt titling. Inscribed and signed by Newton A. Strait. Three small spots on front cover; corner of front free endpaper torn away. An exceptional copy, almost near fine.
Item #10490
Price: $150.00
Antietam: Essays on the 1862 Maryland Campaign.
Kent, Ohio: Kent State University Press, 1989. Frontis, 102p, illustrations, maps, index. 24cm. First edition. Black cloth, titling in gilt on the spine; dust jacket. In fine condition.
Item #16872
Price: $100.00
The Army of the Potomac: Its Organization, Its Commander, and Its Campaign- Translated from the French, With Notes, by William Henry Hurlbert.
New York: Anson D.F. Randolph, 1862. 118p, map. 22cm. Copyright edition. Bound in blue cloth, title in gilt on the spine. A conserved copy with the title page and map backed in paper. In very good condition.
Item #10494
Price: $85.00
The Blue and the Gray. Two volumes. Boxed.
Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1950. Frontis, 1201p, illustrations, indexed. 24cm. First edition. Gray cloth in white and gilt; dust jackets; box. A fine set with minor wear to the jackets and box.
Item #10459
Price: $100.00
The bounty question. Who hinders payment?
[Washington, Govt. Print. Off., 1880?]. 8p. 22cm. Self-wrappers. Slightly soiled, faded at edges ; vertical crease. Letter to Hon. Samuel J. Randall in answer to a resolution introduced in the House of Representatives on the 26th of April, 1880, by Mr. A.H. Coffroth, of Pennsylvania. In good condition. Scarce.
Item #10569
Price: $45.00
A Confederate Catechism : The War of 1861 - 1865
[United States]: [Publisher not identified], 1920? 8p. 15cm. Stapled self wrappers. First page toned at the top edge. In very good condition.
Item #19870
Price: $60.00
Confederate Veteran . Vol. I0 No. 7
Confederate Veteran . Vol. I0 No. 7
Nashville: Confederate Veterans, July, 1902. pp. 292-334., illustrations. 27 cm. Stapled wrappers. Slightly soiled, corners chipped, almost detached, tear in the bottom cover. In good condition.
Item #21680
Price: $40.00
The Congressional Globe: Containing the Debates and Proceedings of the Second Session of the Thirty-Sixth Congress: Also, of the Special Session of the Senate [37th Congress], [and Appendix], [and Laws of the United States]. Part 2.
Washington City: Congressional Globe Office, 1861. xxxiv [index], pp. 993-14433, 1433-1525 [special session]; [i] -xv [index for appendix], 1-310 [appendix], 311-368 [Laws of the United States]. 29cm. Quarter bound in leather with leather tips and marbled paper boards; title in gilt on the spine. One corner skinned, endpapers foxed; the paper is crisp although there is some browning. In very good condition. The lame duck Second Session of the 36th Congress ran from the third of December, 1861 to the second of March and was followed on the fourth by the Special Session of the Senate which ended on the twenty-eighth of March. Highlights of this volume include Buchanan's last message to Congress and Lincoln's inaugural address. Of significance the Morrill Tariff resolution and the many speeches contained in the "State of the Union" section of the Appendix reflecting the turmoil surrounding the "select committee of thirty-three" and secession.
Item #19309
Price: $600.00
The Congressional Globe: Containing the Debates and Proceedings of the Second Session of the Thirty-Seventh Congress. Part 1.
Washington City: Congressional Globe Office, 1861. lxii [index], pp. 1-960. 29cm. Quarter bound in leather with leather tips and marbled paper boards; title in gilt on the spine. Endpapers foxed; the paper is crisp although there is some browning. In very good condition. The Second Session started December 2, 1861. This volumes ends with the February 28, 1862, issue. Of interest, on page 909 is a prayer for Lincoln's son, William; the celebration of George Washington's birthday with reading farewell address, bills to abolish slavery in the District of Columbia and the confiscation of rebel property and freeing slaves. And much more.
Item #19310
Price: $400.00
A Conscientious Turncoat The Story of John M. Palmer 1817-1900. George Thomas Palmer.
A Conscientious Turncoat The Story of John M. Palmer 1817-1900.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1941. Frontis, 297p, indexed. 24cm. First edition. Blue cloth with title in gilt on the spine; dust jacket. Short tears and folds in jacket edges. A fine copy in a very good jacket.
Item #10506
Price: $100.00
A Constitutional View of the Late War between the States; its Causes, Character, Conduct and Results. Volume 1 only.
Philadelphia: National Publishing Company, 1868. Frontis, 654p, illustrations, index. 25cm. First edition. Pebbled maroon cloth with titling in gilt on the spine. Bookplate on front cover pastedown. Head of spine torn; foxing and browning; still, in very good condition.
Item #17312
Price: $75.00
Four years in Secessia: adventures within and beyond the Union lines : embracing a great variety of facts, incidents, and romance of the war, including the author's capture at Vicksburg, May 3, 1863, while running the Rebel batteries : his imprisonme
Hartford, CT: O. D. Case and Company, 1865. Frontis, 450p, illustrations. 21cm. Brown cloth with titling in gilt on the spine. Front cover stained; spine faded, but title still evident; damp stains to the edges; occasional foxing. Bookplate on front cover pastedown, prior owner's neat signature on front free endpaper and fly leaf. In good condition.
Item #17339
Price: $65.00
Four Years in the Stonewall Brigade [Facsimile]
Marietta, Georgia: Continental Books Company, 1951. [4], 365p, illustrations. 21cm. First published in 1906. Red buckram with titling in gilt on the spine. Two corners slightly bumped; prior owner's address label on the front cover paste down. In near fine condition.
Item #12824
Price: $100.00
George Washington. Volumes one and two. Boxed.
New York: Charles Scribner, 1948. Frontis, 549p; frontis, 464p, indexed. 24cm. Black cloth with gilt spine; box. Offset on the title page of volume two; slightly worn slipcase; otherwise a fine set of the Young Washington volumes.
Item #10470
Price: $150.00
The Great South: A Record of Journeys. Profusely illustrated from original sketches by J Wells Champney
Hartford: American Publishing Company, 1875. Frontispiece, xiv, map, 802p, iv, illustrations. 26cm. Beveled green cloth with decorations stamped in black and gilt illustrations on the front cover and spine. One corner rubbed, corners slightly bumped, minor wear to the spine ends; endpapers foxed. Bright covers and in very good condition.
Item #19765
Price: $350.00
The History of the Civil War in America; Comprising a full and impartial account of the origin and progress of the rebellion. (2 volumes)
New York: Published by Henry Bill. Sold only to subscribers, 1863, 1866. Volume one: Frontispiece portrait of Lincoln, 507p, illustrations, plates, portraits, maps, index; volume two: frontispiece portrait of Grant, 629p, illustrations, plates, group portraits, maps, index, 4p ads. 25 cm. Bound in uniform brown morocco with blind stamped decorative panels on the covers, titling in gilt on the spine, all edges marbled; marbled endpapers. Edges of volume one rubbed, covers slightly rubbed, corners bumped, skinned; slightly foxed frontispiece, with offset on title page; volume two: front cover joint torn starting at the headcap for about two inches, edges and covers rubbed, more so than volume one, spine slightly faded, corners bumped, skinned, second flyleaf folded at fore edge, frontispiece slightly foxed, tissue guard too, offset on second flyleaf and title page, several pages with pieces of bottom edge, and corners torn away, but with no impact. Still, in better than good condition.
Item #21820
Price: $600.00
History of the Confederate Navy from its Organization to the Surrender of its Last Vessel. Profusely Illustrated
New York: Rogers & Sherwood, 1887. Frontis, 824p, indexed. 24cm. Tastefully recased in gray library buckram, titling in white on the spine. A former library copy with spine labels; trimmed; small stain at the bottom gutter of the frontis; penciled library markl; in very good condition.
Item #10271
Price: $150.00
History of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, 1894-1955. 2 volumes in one.
Raleigh, NC: Edward & Broughton Company, 1956. 391p, illustrations, index. 24cm. Pebbled maroon cloth with titling in gilt on the front cover and spine. Corners bumped, minor wear to the spine ends; notations in pen in two places. In very good condition.
Item #19080
Price: $35.00
Hood: Cavalier General.
New York: Prentice-Hall, Inc, 1949. Frontis, 316p, map, illustration. 23cm. First edition. Gray cloth with gilt titling; dust jacket. Jacket chipped. Prior owner's address label on front free endpaper; brown offset on front free endpaper and pastedown; offset on title page form frontispiece. In very good condition.
Item #10448
Price: $75.00
House Divided.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1947. Illustrated title page; 1514p. 22cm. First edition. Tan cloth with red and blue titling; map endpapers for the front cover pastedown and endpaper, genealogy chart on the bottom cover pastedown and endpaper; dust jacket. Two corners bumped; minor wear to jacket. A near fine copy.
Item #12809
Price: $100.00
Journals of the Late Brevet Major Philip Norbourne Barbour Captain in the 3rd Regiment, United States Infantry and his wife Martha Isabella Hopkins Barbour Wtiten during the War with Mexico, 1846.
New York: G.P. Putnam, 1936. Frontis, xiv, 187p, chart, notes. 24cm. In a limited edition of 1000 copies this is copy 579/1000. White cloth back and blue cloth boards, paper title label on spine. Spine slightly darkened, corners lightly bumped. In better than very good condition.
Item #10520
Price: $87.50
A Journey in the Seaboard Slave States with Remarks on their Economy.
New York: Dix and Edwards, 1856. [724p], iv. 19cm. First edition. Original brown cloth with titling in gilt on the spine. Signed and inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper to his cousin Charles H(yde) Olmsted, who was Frederick Law's mentor as a young man and guided his intelletual interests and education. Re-backed in sympathetic brown cloth with the original backstrip laid down; second neat signature on half-title page; wear to the corners; non detracting staining to the covers. An important association copy in very good condition.
Item #10637
Price: $600.00
The Lincoln Myths are Passing - - - But Slowly: Bowers' Tragic Era. Reprinted from Tyler's Quarterly Historical and Genealogical Magazine, January , 1930.
16p.23cm. Gray wrappers. Paper toned; slight tobacco smell; still, in very good condiiton.
Item #13367
Price: $60.00
Lincoln Takes Command.
Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1941. 334p, indexed. 22cm. Blue cloth; dust jacket. Offset on front free endpaper; bookplate; short closed tear in jacket with darkened spine; still, in near fine condition.
Item #10439
Price: $70.00
Long Remember.
New York: Coward McCann, 1934. 411p, bibliography. 21cm. First edition. Red cloth; dust jacket. Corners bumped; jacket chipped, short tears, creases, price clipped.
Item #10454
Price: $65.00
March to Quebec: Journals of the Members of Arnold's Expeditions Compiled and Annotated By Kenneth Roberts During the Writing of Arundel.
Garden City: Doubleday, Doran Inc. 1938. Frontis, 657p. 21cm. First edition. Brick red cloth title in gilt within black title box on the spine; dust jacket. With the author's postal card, signed by Kenneth Roberts, laid-in. Short tear to bottom edge of front jacket panel; jacket slightly soiled; bookplate on half title page. In near fine condition.
Item #10455
Price: $150.00
Memoirs of Gen. W. T. Sherman, Written by Himself. With an appendix, bringing his life down to its closing scenes, also a personal tribute and critique of the Memoirs, by Hon. James G. Blaine. (2 volumes in one)
New York: Charles L. Webster & Co. 1891. Frontispiece, 433p; separate title page, 522p, index, 4p ads. 23 cm. Bound in maroon cloth with titling in black on the front cover, in gilt on the spine. Corners bumped, minor wear to the spine ends. In very good condition.
Item #21821
Price: $300.00
Memorial History of the John Bowie Strange Camp, United Confederate Veterans, including Albemarle Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy and the RTW Duke Camp, Sons of Confederate Veterans.
Charlottesville: The Michie Company, 1920. Frontis, 330p. 23cm. First edition. Maroon cloth with gilt titling. Former library copy with spine label. Rubbed; one page almost pulled; prior owner's ink stamp on the title page; neat gift inscription on the front free endpaper. In better than good condition.
Item #13575
Price: $85.00
Monocacy: A Sketch of the Battle of Monocacy, MD, July 9th, 1864. Read before the Regimental Reunion Oct. 19, 1894, in Weedsport, NY and by a vote of the veterans is hereby printed.
Worcester, Mass. 1894. 32p. 23cm. Stapled printed wrappers. light fading around the edges. In very good condition.
Item #19905
Price: $125.00
My Cave Life in Vicksburg with Letters of Trial and Travel
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1864. Illustrated title page, 196p, map, 8p. ad for The New American Cyclopedia. 19cm. Stamped brown cloth with titling in gilt on the spine. Corners slightly bumped, edges slightly faded, spine and titling faded. In very good condition.
Item #19763
Price: $375.00


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