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Report of the Joint Committee Relative to Frauds Upon Volunteers As Made to the Legislature of Pennsylvania April 20, 1864

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Harrisburg, Singerly & Myers: 1864

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1665


47pp. Inscription of Charles M. Pott on the front cover. Pott was a member of the 179th PA Drafted Militia, Co. K (Buck's County). Appears to be lacking the back cover. Dog-eared. Foxed. An investingation into lies the recruiters told the Union recruits involving their pay. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 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


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


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


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

Lincoln Centennial: Addresses Delivered At the Memorial Exercises Held at Springfield, Illinois February 23, 1909

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Springfield, The Illinois Centennial Commission: 1909

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 3314


226pp. Marbled paper covered boards, red quarter leather. The backstrip is missing and has been repaired with green library cloth. Lacking the prelims including the front free endpaper, up unto the title page and so the frontispiece of Lincoln is also missing. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Tic tac toe inscription on the back board. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Militaria Auction Catalog 53, May 28, 2005

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Bouckville, Mohawk Arms Inc.: 2005

Seller ID: 004224


232pp. Illustrated, including 17pp. color plates. Minor creasing. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Appomatox Court House

By: N/A

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., Division of Publications, National Park Service: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 005568


112pp. Illustrated. Handbook #109. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Fort Fisher: Gateway of the South

By: N/A

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Fort Fisher Restoration Committee:

Seller ID: 005574


32pp. Illustrated. Small crease. 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


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


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


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


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 w... 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


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 Un... 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


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

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


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 Bru... View more info

New York History; the Quarterly Journal of the New York State Historical Association, Vol. XXIV, No. 1, January 1943

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cooperstown, New York State Historical Association: 1943

Seller ID: 018337


160pp. Illustrated. "The Farmer's Museum" by Clifford Lord, "Story of Old Blue China" by Arthur H. Merritt, "New York's Impact on the Canadian Economy Prior to the Opening of the Erie Canal" by Chilton Williamson, "Historical Records Survey: A Final Report" by George W. Roach, "Lincoln's Italian Volunteers from New York" by Howard R. Marrara, "The Children's Museum" by Mary E. Cunningham. Spine browned. Size: 8vo - over 7¾... View more info

New York History; the Quarterly Journal for the New York State Historical Association, Vol. XXV, No. 4, October 1944

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cooperstown, New York State Historical Association: 1944

Seller ID: 018338


Pagination runs 437-579. Illustrated. Includes: "The Soldier Vote in the Election of 1864" by Oscar O. Winther, "A History of Soldier Voting in the State of New York" by William M. Burcher, "Captain Kidd" by Morton Pennypacker, "New York State's Battle on the Food Front" by C. Chester DuMond, "New York State Antiques: A Checklist of Potters of Albany and the Upper Hudson Area" by Robert G. Wheeler. Spine unevenly faded and creased ... 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


70pp. Illustrated. Only traces of wear overall. 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


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'... View more info

General Register of the Society of Colonial Wars, 1899-1902; Constitution of the General Society

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Society of Colonial Wars: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020818


821pp. 1st Edition. Bound in contemporary "half cloth" (white cloth over red, lettering on the front boards stamped in gilt, red leather label also stamped in gilt. Illustrated. Presentation inscription reads, "Presented to Erwin Library by S. Albert Johnson June 8th 1904." Good genealogical material. Johnson was a Civil War veteran who was born in Boonville, NY (where this library is located). He served in the 72nd Regiment Pennsylvania (Zouave Re... View more info