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1 CAIRO STORY.
Vicksburg, MS Vicksburg Chamber of Commerce. 1970 Soft Cover Very Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
...Unpaginated... Stiff pictorial wraps in stapled binding... Illustrated in B/W... The discovery and recovery of the only Civil War gunboat of its kind from the Yazoo River... 007934 
Price: 18.00 USD
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GENERAL WASHINGTON AND GENERAL JACKSON ON NEGRO SOLDIERS., (CIVIL WAR):-
2 (CIVIL WAR):- GENERAL WASHINGTON AND GENERAL JACKSON ON NEGRO SOLDIERS.
Philadelphia. Bertheilung. 1863 Soft Cover Very Good 8vo 
PAPER WRAPS...8pp...TEXT IN GERMAN... PAGES 7-8 ARE WRITTEN BY GENERAL BANKS AND DISCUSS THE BRAVERY OF THE NEGRO TROOPS... ON BACK COVER IS A POEM "SECOND LOUISIANA REGIMENT" BY GEORGE BOKER....Wraps soiled. 000947 
Price: 200.00 USD
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DISTRICT COURT OF THE UNITED STATES FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW-YORK. THE UNITED STATES VS. THE STEAMER PETERHOFF AND HER CARGO. IN PRIZE. OPINION OF THE COURT BY JUDGE BETTS..., Betts, Judge
3 Betts, Judge DISTRICT COURT OF THE UNITED STATES FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW-YORK. THE UNITED STATES VS. THE STEAMER PETERHOFF AND HER CARGO. IN PRIZE. OPINION OF THE COURT BY JUDGE BETTS...
New York. John W. Amerman. 1864 First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
..."WITH AN APPENDIX, CONTAINING THE OPINIONS OF JUDGE MARVIN, IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE UNITED STATES FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF FLORIDA, IN THE CASES OF THE DOLPHIN AND THE PEARL"... 116pp... Modern binding in maroon leatherette boards, title label on spine... The USS 'Peterhoff' (1863) was a British blockade runner captured by the Union Navy during the American Civil War. She served the Union Navy’s struggle against the Confederate States of America as a patrol gunship. Union side wheel steamer 'Vanderbilt' seized blockade-running British steamer Peterhoff off St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands 25 February 1863. The prize was subsequently condemned by the New York City prize court and purchased by the Union Navy. An international dispute over the legality of the seizure delayed her active service for almost a year... SCARCE... SABIN 61179... Clean text, no foxing or toning... 005164 
Price: 450.00 USD
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4 Broadfoot, Tom. CIVIL WAR BOOKS: A PRICED CHECKLIST WITH ADVICE.
Wilmington, NC. Broadfoot Publishing Company. 1996 1568373201 / 9781568373201 Fourth Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
...xxxiii, 936pp... Dark grey cloth boards, gilt lettering and illustration on front cover and spine... Illustrated with B/W engravings... Thick volume... Additional shipping and handling charges will apply for weight of volume... 005481 
Price: 19.00 USD
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5 Brown, George W. M.D.:- Reminiscences of Gov. R.J. Walker; with the True Story of the Rescue of Kansas from Slavery-
Westport, Ct. Negro Universities Press 1970 Hard Cover Fine 8vo 
...204pp.Reprint. Red cloth boards. Frontispiece. Illustrations. 000647 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 Burley, Augustus Harris. CAIRO EXPEDITION; ILLINOIS FIRST RESPONSE IN THE LATE CIVIL WAR - THE EXPEDITION FROM CHICAGO TO CAIRO.
Chicago. Fergus Printing Company. 1892 Soft Cover Fair - Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
... [16pp]... Green paper wrappers with black lettering on front... Covers detached and chipped... Some light wrinkling to leaves... 007868 
Price: 35.00 USD
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HUDIBRAS, A POEM, BY SAMUEL BUTLER, WITH NOTES, SELECTED FROM GREY AND OTHER AUTHORS; TO WHICH ARE PREFIXED, A LIFE OF THE AUTHOR, AND A PRELIMINARY DISCOURSE ON THE CIVIL WAR.  IN TWO VOLUMES., Butler, Samuel:-
7 Butler, Samuel:- HUDIBRAS, A POEM, BY SAMUEL BUTLER, WITH NOTES, SELECTED FROM GREY AND OTHER AUTHORS; TO WHICH ARE PREFIXED, A LIFE OF THE AUTHOR, AND A PRELIMINARY DISCOURSE ON THE CIVIL WAR. IN TWO VOLUMES.
London W. Lewis 1819 Hard Cover Good 8vo 
...Vol. I [xvii, 444pgs], Vol. II (494pgs]...3/4 LEATHER WITH CLOTH BOARDS... A new edition...EMBELLISHED WITH 11 HAND COLORED ENGRAVINGS BY CLARKE...MARBLED ENDPAPERS AND TEXTBLOCK...Scattered foxing... Corners bumped and leather chipped...Vol. II has been rebacked with original boards, new title and vol. label pasted down on spine .... 000387 
Price: 150.00 USD
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HISTORICAL RECORD OF THE FIRST REGIMENT MARYLAND INFANTRY, WITH AN APPENDIX CONTAINING A REGISTER OF THE OFFICERS AND ENLISTED MEN, BIOGRAPHIES OF DECEASED OFFICERS, ETC. WAR OF THE REBELLION, 1861 - 65., Camper, Chas. & J. W. Kirkley.
8 Camper, Chas. & J. W. Kirkley. HISTORICAL RECORD OF THE FIRST REGIMENT MARYLAND INFANTRY, WITH AN APPENDIX CONTAINING A REGISTER OF THE OFFICERS AND ENLISTED MEN, BIOGRAPHIES OF DECEASED OFFICERS, ETC. WAR OF THE REBELLION, 1861 - 65.
Washington. Gibson Brothers. 1871 Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
... [x, 312pp]... Rebacked using original brown cloth stamped boards, original spine glued down on top... Clean interior... SCARCE... ILLUSTRATED WITH B/W PLANS... Leaves are fragile... 006537 
Price: 185.00 USD
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HISTORY OF THE FIFTH REGIMENT NEW HAMPSHIRE VOLUNTEERS IN THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR 1861-1865 IN TWO PARTS. 1 VOLUME, Child, William M.D.
9 Child, William M.D. HISTORY OF THE FIFTH REGIMENT NEW HAMPSHIRE VOLUNTEERS IN THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR 1861-1865 IN TWO PARTS. 1 VOLUME
Bristol, N.H. R.W. Musgrove 1893 Hard Cover Fair - Good 8vo 
...[PART I, 336pgs. "A DETAILED HISTORY...", PART II, 228pgs.."COMPLETE ROSTER"...]...FIRST EDITION...Illustrated with many portraits, b/w photos, as well as drawings...Stamped maroon cloth boards with clover image on cover in red and gilt...Includes complete roster...Ex.Lib. with some markings...Hinges cracked, some signatures loose but usable and holding...Scarce...Large heavy volume, additional shipping required... 006631 
Price: 350.00 USD
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OVER THE DEAD LINE OR TRACKED BY BLOOD-HOUNDS., Dufur, S.M.
10 Dufur, S.M. OVER THE DEAD LINE OR TRACKED BY BLOOD-HOUNDS.
Burlington, Vermont S. M. Dufur. 1902 Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
... [viii, 283pp]... Burgundy cloth covered boards, gilt lettering on front cover and spine... "Giving the Author's personal experience during eleven months that he was confined in Pemberton, Libby, Belle Island, Andersonville, GA., and Florence, S.C., as a prisoner of war. Describing plans of escape, arrival of prisoners, his escape and recapture; with numerous and varied incidents and anecdotes of his prison life."... Two B/W portraits of author... Light toningto textblock, inside hinges toned... 007614 
Price: 40.00 USD
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11 Eisenschiml, Otto. WHY THE CIVIL WAR?
Indianapolis, New York. The Bobbs -Merrill Company 1958 Hard Cover. Very Good. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
...208pp... Red cloth boards, navy blue spine with gilt lettering... COLOR DJ is price-clipped, minor wear to spine ends and edges... Stated First Edition... SIGNED BY AUTHOR... 005705 
Price: 21.00 USD
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THIRD NEW HAMPSHIRE AND ALL ABOUT IT 1861-1865., Eldredge, D.
12 Eldredge, D. THIRD NEW HAMPSHIRE AND ALL ABOUT IT 1861-1865.
Boston E.B. Stillings and Co. 1893 Hard Cover Good 8vo 
...[1054pgs.]...FIRST EDITION...BLUE CLOTH BOARDS WITH BRIGHT GILT IMAGE ON COVER...HEAVILY ILLUSTRATED WITH FRONTIS PHOTOS OF NEW HAMPSHIRE FLAGS, MAPS & PLANS(some foldout), DIAGRAMS, B/W PHOTOS, ETC...Includes roster...Rebacked...Cloth worn most notably on spine ends...Ex-lib with some markings...Text on the whole is clean...Large heavy volume, additional shipping charges needed... 006630 
Price: 250.00 USD
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13 Ferguson, W. J. I SAW BOOTH SHOOT LINCOLN.
Austin & New York. The Pemberton Press. 1969 Hard Cover. FINE. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
...63pp... Beige cloth boards, dark brown lettering on front cover and spine... Brown paper DJ, illustrated... Frontispiece illustrated with B/W portrait of Lincoln... Illustrated with B/W photographs, diagram of Ford's Theatre, etc... Eyewitness account of the assassination of Lincoln, memoirs of Washington and the surrounding area during the Civil War, interesting feedback on the American Theatre of the times... 005593 
Price: 55.00 USD
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14 Fiske, John. MISSISSIPPI VALLEY IN THE CIVIL WAR.
Boston and New York Houghton, Mifflin and Company 1900 First Edition Hard Cover Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
... [xxv, 368pp]... Dark blue cloth binding with gilt lettering on spine... ILLUSTRATED WITH 23 SINGLE PAGE MAPS... No DJ... 4 page list of Fisk's books... Covers and spine bright... An excellent Copy... 006931 
Price: 20.00 USD
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15 Flournoy, H. W. CALENDAR OF VIRGINIA STATE PAPERS AND OTHER MANUSCRIPTS FROM JANUARY 1, 1836 TO APRIL 15, 1869; PRESERVED IN THE CAPITOL AT RICHMOND. VOLUME XI.
Richmond. James E. Goode, Printer. 1893 Hard Cover Very Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
... [601pp]... Black cloth binding with label of title on spine... Hinges reinforced... Contains "the regular Executive papers as found; among which are some events in which the State of Virginia participated in the war with Mexico... A narrative of the attempt of John Brown to incite an Insurrection of slaves; of the murder of several citizens of Harper's Ferry; the seizure of the U.S. Arsenal with the arms therin, and the suppression of the attempt by the Federal Government... The trial and execution of Brown and his co-conspirators by the State authority... Events immediately preceding the war with the Federal Government, and preparations by the State for her defence, with much on the conduct of the CIVIL WAR"... etc... 007456 
Price: 55.00 USD
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CALENDAR OF CONFEDERATE PAPERS WITH A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF SOME CONFEDERATE PUBLICATIONS., Freeman, Douglas Southall-
16 Freeman, Douglas Southall- CALENDAR OF CONFEDERATE PAPERS WITH A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF SOME CONFEDERATE PUBLICATIONS.
New York Kraus Reprint Co. 1969 Soft Cover Very Good 8vo 
....620pp....PRELIMINARY REPORT OF THE SOUTHERN HISTORICAL MANUSCRIPTS COMMISSION....PREPARED UNDER THE DIRECTION OF THE CONFEDERATE MEMORIAL LITERARY SOCI ETY....Paper label on light blue wraps. 001020 
Price: 100.00 USD
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17 Freeman, Douglas Southall. CALENDAR OF CONFEDERATE PAPERS WITH A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF SOME CONFEDERATE PUBLICATIONS, PRELIMINARY REPORT OF THE SOUTHERN HISTORICAL MANUSCRIPTS COMMISSION.
New York. Kraus Reprint Co. 1969 Wraps Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
...621pp... THIS IS AN UNCUT PRESS COPY... Originally published in 1908... Clean and bright text... Disbound. 005332 
Price: 30.00 USD
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DIE MUNITION DES LOYALISTEN., Funk, Isaac and Rousseau Lovell Harrison and Oliver Cromwell:-
18 Funk, Isaac and Rousseau Lovell Harrison and Oliver Cromwell:- DIE MUNITION DES LOYALISTEN.
Philadelphia. Druck Von Heinrich B. Ashmead. 1863 Soft Cover Very Good 8vo 
....PAPER WRAPS.....16pp...TEXT IN GERMAN... ENGRAVING OF A SOLDIER ON COVER...Wraps lightly soiled. 000948 
Price: 150.00 USD
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RESOLVES OF THE GENERAL COURT OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS, PASSED AT THEIR SESSION, WHICH COMMENCED ON WEDNESDAY, THE TWELFTH OF JANUARY, AND ENDED ON THE TWENTY FIFTH OF FEBRUARY, ONE THOUSAND EIGHT HUNDRED AND TWENTY., General Court Commonwealth Massachusetts
19 General Court Commonwealth Massachusetts RESOLVES OF THE GENERAL COURT OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS, PASSED AT THEIR SESSION, WHICH COMMENCED ON WEDNESDAY, THE TWELFTH OF JANUARY, AND ENDED ON THE TWENTY FIFTH OF FEBRUARY, ONE THOUSAND EIGHT HUNDRED AND TWENTY.
Boston. Russell & Gardner. 1820 First Edition Soft Cover Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
... [90 - 205pp, 8pg Index]... Blue wraps, stitched binding... INCLUDES 12PG SECTION LISTING OWNERSHIP OF ALL LANDS IN MAINE... Governor Brooks' message relates the passing of the act of June 19, 1819 which decided the separation of the District of Maine from Massachusetts into its own independent state, this separation to take place March 15, 1820... Missouri was made into a slave state by the Senate with an amendment excluding slavery from the Missouri Territory north of the parallel 36°30' north (the southern boundary of Missouri), except within the limits of the proposed state of Missouri... To admit Missouri as a slave state would tip the balance in the Senate (made up of two senators per state) in favor of the slave states. For this reason, northern states wanted Maine to be admitted as a free state... Chap CXXI is the Resolve respecting Slavery with admission of Missouri into the Union as a slave state... Wraps are heavily speckled... Stitching loose... Edges of textblock tattered, but does not affect text... AN IMPORTANT PAMPHLET... 006730 
Price: 140.00 USD
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20 Green, Samuel Abbott. JAMES MURRAY MASON AND JOGN SLIDELL IN FORT WARREN, BOSTON HARBOR WITH OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE WAR OF THE REBELLION.
Cambridge. John Wilson & Son. 1912 Soft Cover Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
... [14pp]... Light green paper wrappers with black lettering on front cover... SIGNED BY AUTHOR... "While traveling to his (Mason's) post as Confederate envoy to Britain and France, [his] ship was stopped by USS San Jacinto on November 8, 1861. Mason and John Slidell were confined in Fort Warren, Boston Harbor, precipitating the Trent Affair that threatened to bring Britain into open war with the United States of America."... Light soiling to wrappers, chipped, document tape fixes made... 007869 
Price: 35.00 USD
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