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Fredericksburg, A Guide to Its Points of Interest

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fredericksburg, Robt. A. Kishpaugh:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021869

Condition: Very Good


32pp. Probable 1st Edition. Original printed wraps (high quality laid paper). Illustrated. All things Fredericksburg, but includes much on the battle. Some residue to the back of the front cover. Faint, uneven browning to the wraps. View more info

Fort Sumter: Anvil of War

By: N/A

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Washington D.C., Division of Publications, National Park Service: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 005635

Condition: Fine


64pp. Illustrated. Handbook #127 in the series. Typical battlefield guide. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Official Reports of New York State Units at Gettysburg from War of the Rebellion: Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Wolcott, Benedum Books: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 005670

Condition: Very Good


132pp. Spine creased. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Civil War Cover Addressed to Lieut. S.W. Beardsley of the Hardtack Brigade (154th Regiment NYSV)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Nashville,

Seller ID: 020793

Condition: Fair


Measures 3 inches by 5 1 4 inches. The stamp is hand canceled. No contents. No date on the cover, ca. 1864 based on the address. Beardsley was mustered in at the rank of sergeant and out as Lieutenant. The address is given in full as "Co. E., 154 Regt. N.Y.S.V. 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 11th Army Corps, Army of Cumberland Nashville, Tennessee. This Ellicottville, NY area regiment took heavy losses in early fighting in Gettysburg and was later part of Sherman's March to the Sea. The cover is tattered around the edges and bears a note on the back "Rec. Sept. 1933 from Abbe E. Be... View more info

Harper's Monthly Magazine, Vol. CXX, December 1909 to May 1910

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Bros,.: 1910

Seller ID: 009213

Condition: Very Good


972pp. Contemporary half leather over pebbled boards with spine lettering stamped in gilt. Bound by Ward Brothers of Jacksonville, Illinois (their binders ticket on the front pastedown). Illustrated with many plates in color by N.C. Wyeth, Elizabeth Shippen Green, and Frank E. Schoonover. Typical literature, essays and poetry. Of special interest are the following articles: "Some Reminiscences of Charles Darwin" by James Bryce, an account of Col. Henry H. Young who was a member of the Secret Service during the Civil War (entitled "Young" by William Gilmore Beymer), "A Fable... View more info

The Hawthorne Centenary Celebration at the Wayside Concord, Massachusetts July 4-7, 1904

By: N/A

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin & Co.: 1905

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed By Owner

Seller ID: 759

Condition: Very Good


208pp. 1st Edition. Original green cloth, titles stamped in gilt, top edge gilt. Frontispiece portrait of Hawthorne. Bookplate of Charles West Varney, Jr. on the front pastedown. The name "Higginson" inscribed on the same. A previous bookseller has included a note on the front free endpaper indicating that this copy may have belonged to T.W. Higginson. Higginson was a Unitarian minister who was an ardent abolitionist and women's rights advocate. He was also a correspondent and literary mentor to Emily Dickinson. He helped to get Dickinson's poetry published after her death. He also com... View more info

Constitution and By-Laws of the U.S. Maimed Soldiers League of the Union Army and Navy

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Town Print: 1883

Edition: Probable 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1666

Condition: Good


12pp. Dampstained. Creased. Closed tear to the front cover. Scarce. The organization which represented and supported the wounded war vets of the Civil War. Size: 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall View more info

Union Almanac for 1865

By: N/A

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, King & Baird, Printers: 1865

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 1667

Condition: Good


34pp. Illustrated with woodcuts in the text. Great cut showing slaves dancing in Virginia. A typical almanac with the exception of the added pro-Union Civil War vignettes including material such as the boyhood of U.S. Grant and various short stories of Union victories, etc. Edges chipped but with no loss to the printed material. Browned. Rare. OCLC locates one copy in university holdings. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

Proceedings of the Senate and Assembly of the State of New York On The Life and Services of General Philip H. Sheridan Held At the Capitol April 9, 1889

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Albany, James B. Lyon: 1890

Seller ID: 1673

Condition: Good


64pp. Decorated with a gilt vignette of Sheridan riding in battle. Illustrated with a frontispiece portrait of Sheridan. Front hinge cracked. Text block loose in the binding. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

North Carolina and the Civil War: A North Carolina Museum of History Exhibition

By: N/A

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Raleigh, NC, North Carolina Museum of History:

Seller ID: 005575

Condition: Fine


Unpaginated (8pp.). Illustrated. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" Tall View more info

Fort Fisher: Gateway of the South

By: N/A

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Fort Fisher Restoration Committee:

Seller ID: 005574

Condition: Near Fine


32pp. Illustrated. Small crease. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" Tall View more info

Amusing Alphabet

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, McLoughlin Bros.:

Seller ID: 2550

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated. 7pp., not counting the title page. No date, but based on the McLoughlin Bros. catalogs I have seen online, and the printing style, this was made in the 1860's. The title is misprinted "Amusing Aplhabet" on the front cover. Each page contains a woodblock print illustration which is hand colored. Great Civil War era piece with a military motif for the page containing E-H. E is an ensign, F is a fort and flag and the corresponding illustration depicts each. From the Dame Wonder's Series. Creased. A couple of small closed tears to the wraps. Foxed. Small pencil ownership inscr... View more info

Fifth Annual Reunion 24th N.Y. Inf'y. 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 1st Corps, Pulaski, N.Y. June 28, 1893

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Pulaski, N.p.: 1893

Seller ID: 022675

Condition: Fair


Measures 2 inches by 5 3 4 inches. Pale green silk, printed in black and red (large red dot). Bookmark. Frayed at the top edge and almost torn all the way through. Creased at the bottom edge. Uneven fading. The 24th NY Infantry, an Oswego County regiment, was mustered in July 2, 1861 in Elmira, NY and out on May 29, 1863. They were then transferred to the 76th NY Volunteers (very active at Gettysburg). The original unit engaged at Rappahanock and the Second Battle of Bull Run (where they lost 237 men killed, wounded or missing). They were also active at Antietam and Fredericksburg. View more info

The Cook Book

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Watertown, Joe Spratt, Woman's Relief Corps, No. 46:

Seller ID: 013609

Condition: Good


2pp. ads + pagination "A-P" + 2pp. ads. Stapled wraps. Ca. 1890's. Scarce. Loaded with local ads. A search of the OCLC Worldcat reveals that there are no copies in university holdings. One staple heavily rusted with damage to the paper surrounding it. Wraps unevenly browned. A few stray pencil check marks. The Woman's Relief Corps was an auxiliary to the Grand Army of the Republic. Funds from the sale of the WRC cookbooks went to aid the living veterans of the Union Army from the Civil War. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Rules for the Management and Cleaning of the Rifle Musket, Model 1863 for the Use of Soldiers, with Descriptive Plates

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Meriden, The Meriden Gravure Co.: 1960

Edition: Facsimile Edition.

Seller ID: 015578

Condition: Near Fine


26pp. Illustrated. Facsimile reprint of the 1863 edition. Faint red stains to the wraps. Otherwise unmarked on the inside and quite bright. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" Tall View more info

John Brown's Raid: National Park Service History Series

By: N/A

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., National Park Service: 1990

Seller ID: 019019

Condition: Near Fine


70pp. Illustrated. Only traces of wear overall. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

New York History: The Quarterly Journal of the New York State Historical Association, Vol. XXIV, No. 2, April 1943

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cooperstown, New York State Historical Association: 1943

Seller ID: 018336

Condition: Very Good


Pagination runs 161-320. Illustrated. Includes: "The Seward-Fillmore Feud and the Crisis of 1850" by Harry J. Carman & Reinhard Luthin, "Early Town Planning in New York State" by Turpin C. Bannister, "Co-operative Foundries" by Jonathan Grossman, "Pioneer Catholic Seminaries in New York" by Thomas F. O'Connor. Includes the documents, "Peddlar's Protest" by Wheaton Phillips Webb and "Civil War Diary of Samuel Tiebout" by Bruce T. McCully. Spine browned. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Kope's Everything Civil War

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Silverdale, Willowcreek Press of Washington: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023168

Condition: Very Good


304pp. 1st Edition. Original pictorial wraps. Illustrated. Paperback original. Dated, but still useful. Products, services, organizations, accomodations, places of interest, archives. Front cover and title page creased. View more info

Civil War Railroads; A Pictorial Story of the War Between the States, 1861-1865

By: Abdill, George B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana University Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 023441

Condition: Near Fine


192pp. 1st Printing of the IUP edition (originally published in 1961). Original light blue paper over dark blue cloth, spine lettering stampm ed in gilt foil. Illustrated with vintage photos. Corners gently bumped. View more info

99 Historic Images of Richmond Civil War Sites

By: Adelman, Garry E., Michael D. Gorman & John J. Richter

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Gettysburg, The Center for Civil War Photography & The Civil War Preservation Trust: 2005

Seller ID: 005573

Condition: Fine


32pp. Illustrated. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info