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A Sketch of the War Record of the Edisto Rifles, 1861-1865

By William Valmore Izlar

Camden SC: J.j. Fox, 1990. VG+/Limited Edition/Reprint. This is a limited edition reprint of 500. The only mark inside or out is the previous owners stamp on the front free endpaper. 168pp., new introduction, historical portraits, list of officers, company rolls of each regiment, appendix. Comes to you in an archival bag for storage, and I can have it in the mail to you tomorrow.. Hard Cover. Very Good+. History/SC Civil War Regimenta.

$30.00

The Signal and Secret Service of the Confederate States

By Dr. Charles E. Taylor (edited By Dabiel Carroll Toomey)

Harmans MD: Toomey Press, 1986. Fine/First of this edition(First Thus) This paperback looks brand new--not a bad trick for a little pamphlet printed in 1986. Clean covers, spotless pages, no soiling at all. 27 pages, description of the Signal Corp and Secret Service in the Confederacy. The foreword for this edition was written by David Winfred Gaddy, who was retired from the Department of Defense and co-author of " Come Retribution: The Confederate Secret Service and the Assasisnation of Lincoln.." He was also a member of the Company of Military Historians. Booklet also contains notes on the last couple of pages. Pretty scarce subject. Comes to you in an acid free document bag for storage. And I can have it in the mail tomorrow.. Paperback Stapled. Fine. History/Confederate/Spec. Serv.

$22.50

In Days to Come

By Ashtar (Received Through Automatic Writing By E.P. H.)

Los Angeles, CA: New Age Publishing Co VG/circa 1955. This is a nice clean copy with a blue paper wrapper, with no tears or fading. Pages are clean and unmarked with the exception of the previous owners name and dated 1956. This copy is volume 1, has niney pages, fourteen chapters, and two pages of advertising similar books at the end of the book. I can have it in the mail to you tomorrow.. Printer Wrapper/stapled.. Very Good/None as Issued. New Age/Alien/Automatic Writin.

$35.00

Colors and Blood  Flag Passions Of the Confederate  South
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Colors and Blood Flag Passions Of the Confederate South

By Richard E. Bonner

Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2002. F/F/1st prnting., stated. Great condition: tight and clean, not a remainder or ex-library, interior has bright white unmarked pages, dust jacket covered with a mylar sleeve. 223pp,. notes, index, illustrations and tables. I can box it up and have it on its way to you tomorrow.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. History/Symbols in Politics.

$40.00

The Lords of Discipline
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The Lords of Discipline

By Pat Conroy

Boston MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1980. VG+/VG/1st prnting./Signed and Inscribed. Dust Jacket has some small wrinkles on the back panel and the top of the spine.. A couple of small nicks at top of spine. A short closed tear at very top of front jacket(no loss of paper). First Issue Jacket: blurb from James Dickey on back of jacket, price 12.95. Complete number line starting with 1. Binding is firm, clean white pages with no marking to interior. Comes to you in an acid free document bag for storage. I box all my hardback books, and I can have it in the mail to you tomorrow. FRBK. Inscribed By Author-Front End Paper. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good. Fiction/The Cid.

$250.00

Little Glory
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Little Glory

By Roger Pinckney

Charleson, SC: Wyrick and Company , 2003. F/F/1st ed.,stated/Signed. A clean tight copy, Dust jacket has no wear and has been covered with a mylar sleeve. Interior clean and unmarked, with author's incscription and signature on the title page. 192 pages. Comes to you in an archival document bag for storage. I can have this in the mail to you tomorrow.. Signed and Inscribed By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Fiction.

$22.50

The Forgotten Families of Cowhouse Island  (Georgia)
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The Forgotten Families of Cowhouse Island (Georgia)

By Manda Lee Johns

LaVerge, TN: Privately Published, 2010. Fine/0/Presumed 1st. ed./Signed. An as new copy of the Johns of Cowhouse Island family history. Cowhouse Island is located in Charlton County in the Okefenokee Swamp. 65 pages, lots of early 20th century photographs, and family history. Signed by Manda Lee Johns on the half titile page with a very short inscription. I did'nt find another copy for sale anywhere. Comes to you in an acid free document bag for storage. I can have it in the mail to you tomorrow. BASU. Signed and Inscribed By Author. First Edition. Paperback (trade). Fine. Genealogy/History/Johns Family.

$35.00

The Class of 1846:  From West Point to Appomattox:  Stonewall Jackson, George McClellan and Their Brothers
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The Class of 1846: From West Point to Appomattox: Stonewall Jackson, George McClellan and Their Brothers

By John C. Waugh

New York NY: Warner Books, 1994. F/F/1st prnting. A solid first printing with a near perfect dust jacket that is now covered with a mylar sleeve. Book itself has very little to no shelfwear; the only thing I see is a small spot on the pages fore edge. The pages are a bright white with no marking or soiling. 633pp., notes, small illustration section, biblioggraphy, index. Comes to you in an acid free document bag for storage, mailed boxed, and I can have it in the mail to you tomorrow.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. History/Military Academy Grads.

$35.00

Primitive Baptists of the Wiregrass South  1815 to the Present
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Primitive Baptists of the Wiregrass South 1815 to the Present

By John G. Crowley

Gainsville FL: University Press of Florida, 1998. F/F/1st. prnting./Signed. A solid copy that shows no wear; jacket has no nicks or tears, great even color, and has been covered with a mylar sleeve. Book is clean, tight, square, and has no markings other than the author's inscription and signature on the half title page. This is a first printing with a comptete number line starting with 1. 244pp., notes, a few b&w photos, bibliography, index. Comes to you in a acid free document bag, boxed for mailing, and I can have it in the mail tomorrow.. Signed and Inscribed By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. History/Religion/Primitive Bap.

$55.00

Tokens of Affection:  The Letters of a Planter\'s Daughter in the  Old South
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Tokens of Affection: The Letters of a Planter's Daughter in the Old South

By Carol Bleser (editor)

Athens GA: University of Georgia Press, 1996. F/F/1st printing. Clean and tight, sharp cornered, with bright white pages, and a perfect dust jacket that has been covered with a mylar sleeve. No marking of any kind to book. Correspondence between to sisters during Georgia Antebellum period in Georgia retating to family life on a plantation. 403pp, bibliography, index. small photo section. Comes to you in an acid free archival bag, mailed boxed and i can have it in the mail to you tomorrow.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. History/Women/Ante Bellem Sout.

$40.00

Carrying the Flag:  The Story of Private Charles Wilden, the Confederacy\'s Unlikely Hero
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Carrying the Flag: The Story of Private Charles Wilden, the Confederacy's Unlikely Hero

By Gordon C. Rhea

New York NY: Basic Books, 2003. F/F/first prntng. A spotless solid copy about a man that rose to the occasion. No nicks or tears to jacket, great even color with price intact and now covered with a mylar sleeve. Book is clean and tight with bright white pages, and I suspect never read. 278pp., sources, maps, index. Comes to you in an acid free document bag, mailed boxed, and I can have it in the mail tomorrow.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Civil War Biography/History.

$25.00

The Fredericksburg Campaign  October 1862 - January 1869
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The Fredericksburg Campaign October 1862 - January 1869

By Victor Brooks

Conshohocken, PA: Combined Publishing, 2000. F/F/1st ed. Clean as a whistle, pristine jacket with price intact, covered with a mylar sleeve. Book is square, tight, sharp cornered, no marking at all. Part of the Great Campaigns Series. 252pp.,maps, illustrations and portraits, orders of battle, index. Much extra information sections called "Sidebars": information about the officers, the arms, equipment and uniforms during the Fredericksburg Campaign for both sides, etc. Comes to you in an acid free document bag, mailed boxed and I can have it in the mail tomorrow.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. History/Civil War/Fredericksbu.

$22.50

The Cutting Edge  The Life of Thomas Andrew Becker
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The Cutting Edge The Life of Thomas Andrew Becker

By Rev. Thomas J. Peterman

Devon PA: W.T. Cooke Publishing Inc,, 1982. VG+/ 0 /1st ed. The biography of Thomas Andrew Becker, first Catholic Bishop of Wilimington Delaware, and the 6th Bishop of Savannah Georgia. A solid copy, with just a touch of shelfwear to all corners (no break in cloth), which are otherwise pretty sharp. Firm binding with a slight lean. Gold gilt on spine and front, all present--all present and quite easily read, but not bright. The paste down and front free endpaper are a bird's eye view of Wilmington, and the rear papers are a bird's eye view of Savannah, The inscription is on the second front free endpaper, and the half title page is also signed by the author. Pages are clean and unmarked. 323 pages, with scattered photos, an appendix, bibliography, index. Comes to you in an acid free document bag for storage, mailed boxed, and I can have it in the mail tomorrow. . Signed and Inscribed By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+. Biography.

$50.00

Hold At All Hazards:  The Story of the 29th Alabama Infantry Regiment 1861 - 1865
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Hold At All Hazards: The Story of the 29th Alabama Infantry Regiment 1861 - 1865

By William A. Zorn

Jesup Georgia: Privately Published, 1987. VG/0/1st ed. Very nice copy of this hard to come by regimental. Book is clean and tight, sharp cornered, all gilt visible on spine and front. Short inscription to previous owner on front free end paper; one small spot on verso title page and one on foreword page. No other soiling or discolorations in book. First hand accounts of several important battles: Cassville-New Hope Church, Kennesaw, Peachtree Creek Atlanta, Franklin and Nashville, (among others), Regimental Roster (Company A-K) and a list of casualties. No jacket as issused. 294pp. plus index, copies of documents, maps, illustrations, bibliography. Very uncommon. Comes to you in an acid free document bag for storage. Mailed in a well padded box, and I can have it in the mail tomorrow. I do not wish to sell this overseas.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. History/Genealogy/Regimental.

$295.00

Intrepid Warrior:  Clement Anselm Evans
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Intrepid Warrior: Clement Anselm Evans

By Robert Grier Stephens (editor)

Dayton, Ohio: Morningside House Inc., 1992. VG+/VG+/1st ed, A solid binding on this 598 page biography of General Evans. Sharp corners, white unmarked pages, with the family tree on the paste down and first free end paper (continued on the back set). Dust Jacket covered with a mylar sleeve. 598pp., with maps, illustrations, notes, 2 appendices, index. Sent to you in an acid free document bag for storage, and mailed in a padded box. I can have it in the mail to tomorrow.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VeryGood+/Very Good. Biogrraphy/Clement A Evans.

$40.00

All That Makes a Man:  Love and Ambition in the Civil War South
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All That Makes a Man: Love and Ambition in the Civil War South

By Stephen W. Berry II

New York NY: Oxford University Press, 2003. F/F/1st Prnting. Solid and clean, this is a first printing of this publication. Does not appear to have been read. Dust jacket has no wear, and there is no shelf wear at the heel of the book covers. Dust jacket has been covered with a mylar sleeve. 286pp., notes, illustrations, bibliography, index. Comes to you in a acid free document bag for storage. Mailed boxed, and I can have it in the mail to you tomorrow.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. History/Civil War/Social Aspec.

$30.00

Wade Hampton: Confederate Warrior to Southern Redeemer
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Wade Hampton: Confederate Warrior to Southern Redeemer

By Rod Andrew Jr.

Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2008. F/F/1s ed. 1st prntng. A clean tight copy of this well researched inclusive biography of Wade Hampton; a General, a Senator and a Governor in a crucial period for South Carolina after the Civil War. Andrew focuses on four major aspects of hampton's character: paternalism, honor, chivalry, and a quest for vindication. Hampton strove to bring stability to South Carolina after the ravages of the Civil War. Both book and jacket have no soiling or marking; dust jacket is covered with a mylar sleeve. 616 pp., notes, bibliography and index. Many illustrations and maps. Also contains the appendix: The Fable of Hampton, "Major S", and the Union Private. I own this book and it can be in the mail tomorrow.. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Biography/Wade Hampton/SC.

$35.00

Stonewall of the West  Patrick Cleburne and the Civil  War
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Stonewall of the West Patrick Cleburne and the Civil War

By Craig L. Symonds

Lawrence Kansas: University Press of Kanas, 1992. F/F/1st ed., 1st prntng. A clean solid copy. Appears unread, though the previous owner's stamp is on the top of the front free end paper. No other marks, no soiling. The binding is tight and the corners are sharp. Dust jacket no wear, and has been covered with a mylar sleeve. Not a remainder or ex-library. 322pp., maps, photo section, notes, bibiliography, index. Comes to you in an acid free document bag for storage. Sent to you boxed, and I can have it in the mail to you tomorrow.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Biography/GenPatrick Cleburne.

$35.00

The Boys Who Went to War from Cumberland University 1861-1865
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The Boys Who Went to War from Cumberland University 1861-1865

By William C. Floyd and jPaul Gibson

Gettysburg PA: Thomas Publications, 2001. 1st ed. A clean tight copy with no markings or soiling. No dust jacket as issused. Laminate covers. A touching tribute to these young men, this book is a combination of two original autograph books, with photographs, complied by a student at Cumberland University in Lebanon, Tennessee. Short biographies accompany the photographs, the information was obtained from the National Archives and Records Administration. Book will come to you in an archival document bag for storage, and will be mailed to you boxed. I can have it in the mail tomorrow.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+. History/biographies/Civil War.

$28.00

The History of Fayette County Tennessee
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The History of Fayette County Tennessee

By Fayettte County Historical Society

Fayette County Historical Society, 1986. F/1st ed. A solid copy with only a touch of shelf wear at the bottom of the spine. Clean and unmarked, with gold lettering on spine and front panel. Blue buckram covers with sharp corners and tight binding. Pages are bright white and unmarked. 289pp., Mostly family histories, with community information also, index Scarce.. I can have this in fhe mail to you tomorrow, boxed and padded. BKRMS. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine. County History/Fayette Cty.TN.

$75.00

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