CIVIL WAR from THE FAMILY ALBUM, ABAA

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G.W. Dillingham, New York:, 1910 pp. 338 +Plus 10 leaves of plates. 12mo. 190mm. Original publisher's pictorial full grayish-green cloth binding decorated with a color illustration and lettered in blue. Illustration is of a severe looking man wearing work clothes and standing with his arms crossed. Cover colors are bright and illustration is crisp. Spine color bright. Corners sharp. Dust… Read more
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Clarence M. Busch, State Printer, Harrisburg: ., 1895 pp. 35 + Frontis. Thin 8vo. 245 mm. Original full cloth binding. Gilt memorial emblem on front cover. Early stamped ownerships and presentations. Hardbound. Very Good. Andrew Gregg Curtin (1815/1817?-1894) was a staunch supporter of the Union and served as the Governor of Pennsylvania throughout the Civil War. Alexander Kelly McClure (1828-1909)… Read more
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Beverley Tucker, Washington: ., 1855 Two volumes. pp. vii, 776; xxxii, 332. Includes a great many technical drawings. 8vo. 240 mm. Original cloth bindings, decorated in blind and lettered in gilt. Non-uniform. Hardbound. Very Good. NOTE: Early embossed ownership of Montgomery Cunningham Meigs (1816-1892) a career U.S. Army officer and civil engineer, who served as Quartermaster General of the Union… Read more
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Marshall, Williams & Butler, Philadelphia: ., 1840 816 p. Illustrated with two hundred small engravings. Lacks marbled front fly leaf. Double column. Foxed. All edges marbled **Two Civil War era autograph ownerships. Large 8vo. 250 mm. Disbound. Text Good. Title continues: 'Containing A Brief Dictionary Of Commerce, Giving An Account Of All The Moneys In The Known World.' S&S/AI 40-1033.… Read more
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Charles Scribner's Sons, New York: ., 1892 pp. x, 219, (4) [Publisher's catalogue] + Folding map. Text illustrated with maps. XLib. Bookplate of R.E. Chislett. 12mo. 190 mo.Original full dark blue cloth binding, lettered in gold. Front board decorated in blind with rifle, sword and bayonet. Extremities only slightly worn. XLib. Hardbound. Very Good. W25 / YORK HS. Hardcover.
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THE SOUTHERN REBELLION. Very Rare Original Parts Issue.

by Crafts, William August.

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1862
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1st Edition
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Samuel Walker, Boston: (-1867)., 1862 Fifty parts (some bound two in one). pp. 648; 652. Highly illustrated. Original paper wraps. 4to. In our set the issue with parts 41 & 42 is missing, as id the paper cover to partt one. This is a set almost never found complete (if at all). The true first edition of this famous history… Read more
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(Collins, Printer for) Henry Carey Baird, Philadelphia: ., 1861 Complete title: The Painter, Gilder, and Varnisher's Companion: Containing Rules and Regulations in every thing relating to the arts of Painting, Gilding, Varnishing, and Glass-staining : Numerous useful and valuable receipts : Tests for detection of adulterations in oils, colours, etc. : And a statement of the Diseases and Accidents to… Read more
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Charles P. Byrd, State Printer, Atlanta, GA: ., 1909 773 p. 4to. 255 mm. Original full blue cloth binding. Mildly XLib. Hardbound. Good. Volume one of an important set issued in five volumes between 1909 and 1911. This first volume includes the laws and acts supporting the rebellion and secession. ie: Message of Governor Joseph E. Brown on Federal regulations,… Read more
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House of Representatives, Washingon, DC: ., 1864 Two reports in one volume. pp. 128; 38 + 8 p. of illustratations showing emaciated white soldiers with identifications and details. 8vo. 230 mm. Original full cloth binding. XLib. "On April 12, 1864, some 3,000 rebels under the command of Nathan Bedford Forrest overran Fort Pillow, a former Confederate stronghold situated on a… Read more
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J.M. Stoddart & Co., Philadelphia: ., 1872 665 p. + Plus 10 powerful portrait engravings (a few from lifetime photographs, including a fine engraving of Lincoln from a Brady photo). Original full cloth binding, lettered and decorated in gold gilt. 8vo. 240 mm. Mildly XLib. A handsome piece of post Civil War political and historical propaganda. "Of all the political… Read more
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SEVENTH CENSUS OF THE UNITED STATES: 1850.

by DeBow, J.D.B. U.S. Census 1850.

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1853
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Robert Armstrong, Public Printer, Washington, DC: ., 1853 pp. cxxxvi, 1022. Slightly age stained. Large, thick 4to. 320 mm. Original leather backed marbled boards binding. Joints fragile. Mildly ExLib. Fuller title: The Seventh Census of the United States, 1850. Embracing a statistical view of each of the states and territories, arranged by counties towns, etc., under the following divisions: 1.… Read more
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J. B. Lippincott & Co., Philadelphia: 1865., 1865 pp. xviii, 381 + Woodcut frontis of the ideal country school house. 12 mo. Original ful cloth binding. Mildly XLib. Manuscript Ownership of Maggie J. Christy Dr. Wickersham (1825-1891) was a pioneer in teacher education. He established the first state normal school in Pennsylvania and was responsible for the development of the… Read more
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(Stereotyped by H. O. Houghton, Riverside, Cambridge, MA for) Charles Scribner, New York: ., 1863 pp. cxlii, 615 + Engraved portrait of Alexander Hamilton. XLib. Broken original full cloth binding; spine missing; front board detached. Hardbound. Fair. Henry Barton Dawson (1821-1889) was born in England and emigrated to New York City in 1834 (in 1863 he resided at Morrisania, NY).… Read more
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QUANTRILL'S WAR. The Life and Times of William Clarke Quantrill 1837-1865.

by Schultz, Duane.

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Published
1996
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1st Edition
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St. Martin's Press, New York: (October, )., 1996 338 p. Illustrated. 8vo. Original binding. Original priced dust jacket. First Edition. Hardbound. Very good. Quantrill's Raiders were a loosely organized force of pro-Confederate Partisan rangers, "bushwhackers", who fought in the American Civil War under the leadership of William Clarke Quantrill. W9 LEFT REAR STK. 1st Edition. Hardcover.
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Printed for the Author by C. Sherman & Co., Philadelphia: ., 1842 Fuller title: STEREOTYPE EDITION OF ROWLETT'S TABLES OF DISCOUNT, OR INTEREST; Showing at Sight, the Interest on Each and Every Dollar, From Unit, or One, to Two Thousand; on Every Ten Dollars, from Two Thousand to Three Thousand; on Every Fifty, from Three Thousand to Five Thousand; and… Read more
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THE LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN.

by Holland, Josiah Gilbert (1819-1881).

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1866
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Gurdon Bill, Springfield, MA: 1866, 1866 pp. 544, (2) [Publisher's catalogue] + Engraved Portrait Frontis and full page engraved plates. Offsetting on title page. Marbled endpapers. XLib bookplates on front paste down. All edges marbled. Large 8vo. Original three quarter leather over marbled boards. Raised bands. Binding somewhat rubbed and worn. Lacks leather spine labels. Remnants of library call numbers.… Read more
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McCLELLAN: From Ball's Bluff to Antietam.

by Wilkes, George.

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Published
1863
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Very Good
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1st Edition
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(Wynkoop, Hallenbeck & Thomas for) Sinclair Tousey, New York: 1863., 1863 40 p. 8vo. 235 mm. Original printed wraps, sewn, as issued. On the rear wrap is an ad for Wilkes' Spirit of the Times. The American Gentleman's Newspaper. A Chronicle of the Turf, Field Sports, the Army and the Stage. From the Preface: "The following articles are portions of… Read more
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Joseph Funk's Sons, Printers, Singer's Glen, Va: 1869., 1869 48p. Original printed wraps, stained along the top edge. Publisher's advertisement on the rear wrap. 8vo. Contains a listing of the names of those unfortunate 600, and makes a strong case to refute the notion that Confederate prisoners were well treated by the Union Army. Very scarce. Howes D-577b. Always pro-Union,… Read more
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Wm. Stanley Ray, State Printer, Harrisburg: 1904., 1904 Two volumes. 1162p. + Plates with full page photogravure illustrations, boldly printed by Julius Bien & Co., New York + Folding map. All edges gold gilt. Original half leather over marbled boards binding; rubbed. Hardbound. Very Good. Tight histories of every PA unit that served in the battle, with pictures of their… Read more
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THE WORKS OF ALGERNON SYDNEY. A New Edition. [Edited by Thomas Hollis].

by Sydney (Sidney), Algernon; Hollis, Thomas; Civil War Era Manuscript Political Commentary.W/

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1772
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Printed by W. Strahan Jun. for T. Becket and Co. and T. Cadell in the Strand, T. Davies in Russel Street, and T. Evans in King Street, London: ., 1772 pp. (8), 540, (2), 22, 56, 57, 65 , 32, 33 + A handsome bust portrait engraved by Basire, after Cipriani. Portrait offset on to the unusual title page. Some… Read more
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