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Image for The Story of the "General" 1862

The Story of the "General" 1862

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nashville, Passenger Department of Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway: 1934

Seller ID: 10028

Condition: Very Good+


Stapled beige wraps with dark brown titles. Very light edge, corner and surface wear along with light aging. ; B&W Photographs; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 27 pages; Short synopsis of The Great Locomotive Chase focusing on The General which was still housed in Chattanooga when this booklet was printed. View more info

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North Carolina As a Civil War Battleground 1861 - 1865

By: Barrett, John Gilchrist

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Raleigh, State Department of Archives and History: 1960

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11404

Condition: Very Good


Perfectbound with pictorial wraps and blue titles. Some toning along edges and spine with light soiling. Edges and corners show only mild and minor wear. Book is square and securely bound with an uncracked and uncreased spine. May be unread. ; B&W Photographs & Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 99 pages; Full study with many photos of North Carolina Generals and soldier along with many other illustrations. Printed on slick paper. View more info

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Hilton Head Island in the Civil War Department of the South

By: Carse, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Columbia, The State Printing Company: 1961

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10357

Condition: Near Fine


Book is new and unread but has some light aging and shelf wear. It is square and securely bound with an uncreased and uncracked spine. ; B&W and Color Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 156 pages View more info

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The Story of "Billy Sherman"

By: Croop, Donald W.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Wilson NY, Wilson Historical Society: 1973

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14164

Condition: Near Fine


Stapled straw-colored wraps with black titles and illustration. Very light wear and aging. Gift inscription on inside of front wrap. Signed with generic inscription by author on rear of title page. Brief Civil War history of Private Lorenzo Pratt and his captured horse, Billy Sherman. Uncommon booklet. WorldCat locates only two copies in libraries, one of which, at least, is the 1984 printing. First Edition. ; B&W Illustrations; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 15 pages; Sign... View more info

Image for A Civil War Artist At the Front:  Edwin Forbes' Life Studies of the Great Army

A Civil War Artist At the Front: Edwin Forbes' Life Studies of the Great Army

By: Dawson, William Forrest, editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1957

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 9146

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Spine is sunned, blue cloth boards slightly faded along edges. ; Oblong 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 40 plates, not paginated pages; This is a selection of the drawings done by Edwin Forbes as a staff artist for Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper. Forbes followed the Union Army from the time Manassas was occupied in 1862 to the seige of Perersburg in 1864. View more info

Image for Joseph Wheeler, the Man, the Stateman, the Soldier Seen in Semi-Biographical Sketches

Joseph Wheeler, the Man, the Stateman, the Soldier Seen in Semi-Biographical Sketches

By: De Leon, T. C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Kennesaw, Continental Book Company: 1960

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 10303

Condition: Very Good+


Green cloth with gilt titles. Light edge and corner wear . Still square and securely bound. ; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 142 pages; Reprint of the 1899 edition. View more info

Image for The Annnals of the Army of Tennessee and Early Western History Including a Chronological Summary of Battles and Engagements in the Western Armies of the Confederacy

The Annnals of the Army of Tennessee and Early Western History Including a Chronological Summary of Battles and Engagements in the Western Armies of the Confederacy

By: Drake, Dr. Edwin L. (ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Jackson, The Guild Bindery Press: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 11387

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Gray cloth over boards with silver titles. Some light edge and conrer wear along with a few dog-eared pages and several underlined spots. The book is still square and securely bound. ; Tennessee Regimentals Series; Vol. 1; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 432 + Chronology of Battles pages; Reprint of relatively scarce Civil War History. View more info

Image for National History of the War for the Union, Civil, Military and Naval Founded on Official and Other Authentic Documents, Vol. 3

National History of the War for the Union, Civil, Military and Naval Founded on Official and Other Authentic Documents, Vol. 3

By: Duyckinck, Evart A.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, Johnson, Fry and Co.: 1861

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14427

Condition: Very Good


Quarterbound leather with black-pebbled cloth. Gilt titles on spine with four raised bands. Leather has some scuffing and there is some edge and corner wear. Interior is lightly age-toned. Book is square and securely bound. A VG copy of Vol. 3 only. The publication date of 1861 is for the first volume of this three volume set which was issued together. This volume could not have been printed before 1865. The set is a near contemporaneous account of the Civil War. This is... View more info

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Library of American History Civil War

By: Ellis Edward S.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Jones Brothers Publishing Co: 1918

Edition: Deluxe Illustrated Edition

Seller ID: 8203

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Corners lightly bumped, very light general wear to boards, gilt title on spine bright. Front hinge slightly loose, interior clean and tight. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 300 pages; The book is volume IV of the Library of American History, the one dealing with the Civil War. There are many illustrationsThis was a limited edition of 500, but it is not numbered. Endpapers and edges are marbled. There is a sepia frontispiece of Lee's Invasion of the North and a color print of... View more info

Image for The Mississippi Valley in the Civil War

The Mississippi Valley in the Civil War

By: Fiske, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York City, Houghton, Mifflin and Company: 1900

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 7079

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


The book has edge and corner wear along with general aging. Former owner's bookplate on front pastedown. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. No dustjacket, as issued. StIll square and securely bound. ; Maps; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 368 pages; Fiskes's history of the Civil War in the western theatres. I am unsure of the edition. The only date is 1900 on the back of the title page. No date on front of title page. The title page is the same, front and back, as the copy scann... View more info

Image for Lee's Lieutenants: a Study in Command Manasss to Malvern Hill

Lee's Lieutenants: a Study in Command Manasss to Malvern Hill

By: Freeman, Douglas Southall

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York City, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1970

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 11055

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Books have very light, general wear and aging; they are close to near fine. The jackets have some minor edge and corner wear but are still quite attractive. Square with secure bindings. ; Vol. 1/3/2013; B&W Photographs, Maps; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 773, 760, 862 pages; This was a special 1970 reprint of Freeman's masterful 1942 work on Lee's generals. These three larges volumes will require extra postage. View more info

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The First Day At Gettysburg

By: Gallagher, Gary W. , editor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Kent OH, Kent State University Press: 1993

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 7168

Condition: Near Fine


Red pictorial wraps with titles in white. Book has minor shelf wear only. Square and securely bound. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 173 pages; Essays on the opening of the Battle of Gettysburg. View more info

Image for Life in Dixie During the War: '61, '62, '63, '64 & '65

Life in Dixie During the War: '61, '62, '63, '64 & '65

By: Gay, Mary A. H.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Atlanta, Charles P. Byrd: 1897

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 5962

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Stained and worn board, bumped corners small hole at head of spine, hinges starting, first few pages loose at top, text block clean. On the back endpapers there is a grocery list, perhaps for Thanksgiving or Christmas, with turkey, cranberries, apples, nuts, celery, coffee, etc, with prices penciled in. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 410 pages View more info

Image for This Song Souvenir of Old War Songs and G. A. R. and Patriotic Songs

This Song Souvenir of Old War Songs and G. A. R. and Patriotic Songs

By: Grand Army Of The Republic

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bradford PA, S. R. Averill: 1912

Seller ID: 11906

Condition: Very Good-


Stapled, light tan self wraps with black titles. Remarkably nice condition with some light edge, corner and surface wear with some light stains here and there. Square and securely bound. ; B&W Illustrations; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 44 pages; Song book printed for G. A. R. Chapters in Xenia, Troy, Miamisburg, Franklin, Germantown and Dayton Ohio areas. The songs are called "Some Rations from "The Haver Sack". "The Haver Sack" was a patriotic magazi... View more info

Image for Autographs of the Ladies, Sailors and Marines of the War between the States

Autographs of the Ladies, Sailors and Marines of the War between the States

By: Hayes, Jim and Robert Zabawa

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Madison, Southern Lion Books, Inc.: 2005

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 6897

Condition: New with no dust jacket


Book is new. ; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 189 pages; Illustrated guide to autographs of women and naval figures of the Civil War by noted collector and dealer Jim Hayes. Signed by Hayes and Zabawa. ; Signed by All Authors View more info

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Second Manassas Battlefield Map Study

By: Hennessy, John

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Lynchburg, VA, H. E. Howard, Inc.: 1985

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6781

ISBN: 1-56190-009-5

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


There are 13 of the 16 maps . 1-3 are missing. ; The Virginia Civil War Battles and Leaders Series; Maps; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 504 pages; Limited edition of 100. This is #385, signed by the author. ; Signed by Author View more info

Image for Lie and Death in Rebel Prisons Giving a Complete History of the Inhumane and Barbarous Treatment of Our Brave Soldiers by Rebel Authorities, / Inflicting Terrible Suffering and Fright-/ Ful Mortality, Principally At / Andersonville, GA. , and Florence, S. C. , / Describing / Plans of E

Lie and Death in Rebel Prisons Giving a Complete History of the Inhumane and Barbarous Treatment of Our Brave Soldiers by Rebel Authorities, / Inflicting Terrible Suffering and Fright-/ Ful Mortality, Principally At / Andersonville, GA. , and Florence, S. C. , / Describing / Plans of E

By: Kellogg, Robert H.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Hartford, L. Stebbins: 1865

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 6660

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


The book has some light edge and corner wear and the spine is sunned with loss of title gilt. The gilt on the front and back covers is still bright. Interior has some foxing. The book is square and securely bound with no tears or parting. An Attractive copy. ; Engravings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 399 pages; Famous book by a Union soldier describing prison life particularly at Andersonville, Georgia, and Florence, South Carolina. Kellogg was a Sergeant-Major in the 16th... View more info

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Confederate Generals of Georgia and Their Burial Sites

By: Kerlin, Robert H.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Fayetteville GA, Americana Historical Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 12882

Condition: Near Fine


Book has very light, general wear. Square and securely bound; either unread or read very carefully. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 200 pages; Short biographies of all Confederate Generals from Georgia along with directions to their burial sites. Interesting information. Signed by author, without inscription, on ffep. ; Signed by Author View more info

Image for The Battle of Allatoona, October 5th, 1864 : A Paper Read before the Michigan Commandery of the Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the U. S.

The Battle of Allatoona, October 5th, 1864 : A Paper Read before the Michigan Commandery of the Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the U. S.

By: Ludlow, William

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Detroit, Winn and Hammond, Printers and Binders: 1891

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12246


Slate blue wraps with black titles. Wraps have several chips and have been professionally reattached. The text block is side-stapled, slick paper in very good to very good+ condition. Overall the booklet is in G+ condition. ; War Paper No. 17; 2 Maps; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 42 pages; Uncommon booklet on an interesting fight after the Battle of Atlanta. This battle, also called the Battle of Allatoona Pass, is remembered for Sherman's apocryphal wire telling Gen. Cors... View more info

Image for A Carolinian Goes to War The Civil War Narrative of Arthur Middleton Manigault

A Carolinian Goes to War The Civil War Narrative of Arthur Middleton Manigault

By: Manigault, Arthur Middleton (edited by R. Lockwood Tower)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Columbia, University of South Carolina Press: 1992

Edition: 1st Softcover Edition

Seller ID: 10375

Condition: New


Pictorial wraps with black type. New copy. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 344 pages View more info