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Reports of Officers in Relation to a Recent Battle at Pittsburg Landing

By: N/A

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Millwood, NY, Kraus Reprint Co.: 1977

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 006850

ISBN: 0527175730

Condition: Fine


[4] + 275 pp. Dark blue cloth, gilt lettering. Originally published by U.S. 37th Congress, 2d sess., 1861-62. Senate. Executive Documents Printed by Order of the Senate of the United States for the Second Session of the Thirty-Seventh Congress, 1861-62. Washington, D.C., 1862. Facsimile reprint. Early Civil War, Generals McDowell and Beauregard, Manasas Junction, Bull Run, Harrison's Island, Battle of Ball's Bluff. Tennessee. View more info

Richmond -- "Arsenal of Democracy" [California]

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Printed by Tam Gibbs Co.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013344

Condition: Near Fine


Tan cloth, lettered in gilt, bordered in light brown, with marbled endpapers. 103,[1] pp., illus. w/ b&w photographic plates. Light shelf wear, nearly as issued. Study of the Richmond, California, ship yards prior to America's entry into World War II. View more info

Coast Guard History

By: N/A

Price: $4.75

Publisher: Washington, D.C., United States Coast Guard/GPO: 1958

Seller ID: 015400

Condition: VG+


Pictorial wraps. 1958 printing, with 1962 insert. 32 pp., illus. Light handling wear, covers lightly rubbed. View more info

District No. 15 of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania in the Great War: A History of Activities at Home and Abroad from the Declaration of War in 1917 to the Home-comings in 1919

By: N/A

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Tarentum, PA, Historical Society of District No. 15 of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015802

Condition: Near Fine


Dark olive cloth, lettered in gilt. Slightly rubbed at spine extremities and corners, mildly toned endpapers, mildly bumped bottom rear corner, else very nearly as issued. xiv,170 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. A notably well preserved copy. View more info

The Military Laws of the United States [Fourth Edition]

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., GPO: 1901

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 018604

Condition: VG+


Black cloth, decorated in blind, lettered in bronze foil. 1st ptg. of 4th edition. Two small call labels on lower spine, institutional book plate on rear pastedown, otherwise unmarked as (nominally) library copy. Only slight shelf wear, mildly toned/soiled text block edges with light soiling at bottom corner and on endpapers. 1152 pp. Firm binding, nicely preserved. View more info

Illustrations of United States Military Arms 1776-1903 and their Inspectors' Marks

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Union City, TN, Pioneer Press: 1988

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 019224

ISBN: 0913150606

Condition: Near Fine


Tan pictorial wraps. Unpaginated, [40] pp., illus. Reprinted from Bannerman's Catalog (1949). Slight shelf wear, virtually as issued. View more info

Historic Naval Ships Visitors Guide

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, Historic Naval Ships Association of North America/National Park Service, National Maritime Institute: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019227

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff illus. wraps. vi,54 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. Slight shelf wear, small area of sticker residue at top front corner. Early (1st?) edition, later expanded. View more info

Far Eastern Theatre of War 1941-1945

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, C. S. Hammond and Co.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019561

Condition: Near Fine


Folding map, printed in several shades of blue, yellow, and pink. Undated, but definitely vintage. Approx. 19" x 25". Virtually as issued. Shows international boundaries as of 7 Dec. 1941, Allied maritime supply routes, Allied and Japanese areas, Allied advances. View more info

The First Battle of Kernstown: Reenactment, March 22, 1981 - Living History Program, March 21, 1981

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Middlesex Artillery/Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021265

Condition: Near Fine


Booklet, light blue illus. wraps. 40 pp., illus. Text, maps, many local advertisements. Covers slightly toned along edges. Virginia. View more info

The Story of Gettysburg in Pictures [Historic Views of America's Greatest Battlefield: Gettysburg]

By: N/A

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Gettysburg, PA, Blocher's:

Seller ID: 021278

Condition: Very Good


Stiff color illus. paper wraps. Booklet, oblong format. 48 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Modest shelf/handling wear, edges a bit rubbed, mildly thumbed. Light creasing along binding fold. Separated along binding fold from bottom edge to lower staple (approx. 1 1/2"). Undated, ca. 1920s-30s. View more info

Major-General Abner Doubleday and Brevet Major-General John C. Robinson in the Civil War [In Memoriam: Abner Doubleday 1819-1893 and John Cleveland Robinson 1817-1897]

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Albany, NY, J. B. Lyon Co. for New York Monuments Commission, State of New York: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025748

Condition: VG+


Burgundy cloth, lettered and with NY state seal in gilt. Light shelf wear, a bit frayed at spine extremities, light flecking to a portion of front cover, a few slight surface marks to cloth. Lightly soiled front flyleaf. 141 pp., illus. A few instances of very slight internal foxing, otherwise clean interior. Former owner's signature and date in pencil on front flyleaf. View more info

Illustrated History of Battery C., Third Brigade, N.G.P. [Battery C, aka Griffin Battery, 3d Brigade, National Guard of Pennsylvania]

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Avil Printing Co.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026184

Condition: Near Fine


Royal blue cloth, lettered in silver foil, bevelled edges, oblong format. Cloth is mildly soiled with a few light surface marks, slightly rubbed at corners and spine extremities, overall quite decently preserved. Binding (cord reinforced with cloth) slightly separating at hinges but quite firm, clean interior, a few leaves showing short closed edge tears. 48 pp., including many local advertisements for Phoenixville, Pottstown, Philadelphia, Reading, Royersford, Norristow... View more info

Portfolio of the European War in Rotogravure Etchings Selected from The Mid-Week Pictorial of The New York Times [1916]

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Circulation Bureau, Times Building: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026970

Condition: Near Fine


Brown 1/4 cloth, light brown paper covered boards, lettered in brown. Light shelf wear, a bit of rubbing at corners, small indentation along bottom front edge. Text block edges somewhat toned by age, interior otherwise intact, with firm binding. Issues are individually paginated, usually 22 pp./issue, 200+ pp. total, starting 3 Feb. 1916, ending 10 Aug. 1916. Laid in is a large folding color Peace Map of Europe , ca. 1919, issued by the Logan Trust Co., Philadelphia,... View more info

The Story of Gettysburg in Pictures [Historic Views of America's Greatest Battlefield: Gettysburg]

By: N/A

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Gettysburg, PA, Blocher's:

Seller ID: 029531

Condition: Very Good


Stiff color illus. paper wraps. Booklet, oblong format. 48 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Undated, ca. 1920s-30s. Mild handling wear, covers modestly soiled, interior clean and unmarked. Accompanied by pamphlet entitled "Interesting Facts about the Battlefield of Gettysburg, Pa." View more info

The Battle of Fort Sumter and First Victory of the Southern Troops, April 13th, 1861

By: N/A

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Shaftsbury Press/Elizabeth R. Harrigan [Printed by Walker, Evans & Cogswell Co.]: 1971

Edition: Facsimile Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 030311

Condition: Near Fine


Booklet, light gray wraps, lettered in black. Facsimile reprint of original 1861 edition. Light shelf/handling wear, slightly soiled covers, a bit tanned along binding fold with one small, slight area of moisture contact, a minor cosmetic distraction. 35 pp. View more info

Historical and Pictorial Review of Sheppard Field, August 1, 1945 [Cover Title: Sheppard Field - Squadron L] [Sheppard Field, Texas]

By: N/A

Price: $78.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LA, Army and Navy Publishing Co. of Louisiana: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: RS227

Condition: Near Fine


Dark blue pebbled cloth, with American eagle crest in raised relief, lettered in gilt. Minor rubbing to corners and spine extremities. Contents a bit thumbed. 78 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

The Gold Bar - September Nineteen Hundred Eighteen [The Gold Bar - 1st Bn. C.O.T.S. / First Battalion, Central Officers Training School, Sept. 1918, Camp Gordon, Georgia]

By: N/A

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Atlanta, GA, The Candidates of the First Battalion, Central Officers Training School: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033034

Condition: Near Fine


Light brown 1/4 buckgram, simulated wood-grain paper-covered boards, lettered/decorated in gilt, oblong format, bevelled edges. Slight shelf wear, with minor exposure at corners, minor chip of surface loss along bottom front edge, small area of white soiling (paint?) at top front corner. Firm binding, clean interior, a bit thumbed. Unpaginated, 100+ pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Graduation banquet menu card, dated 24 Aug. 1918, laid in. Scarce. View more info

The Admiralties: Operations of the 1st Cavalry Division, 29 February - 18 May 1944 [World War II 50th Anniversary Commemorative Edition]

By: N/A

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Center for Military History, U.S. Army: 1990

Seller ID: 033156

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff illus. wraps. Light shelf/handling wear, edges a bit rubbed. Square, uncreased binding. x,151 pp., illus., maps. View more info

Spearhead: 73rd Artillery Division Artillery - 3d Armored Division

By: N/A

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Germany, 3d Armored Division: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: RS237

Condition: Near Fine


Yellow textured leatherette cloth, lettered/illus. in red, black and dark blue. Light shelf wear, a bit rubbed along edges, lightly soiled covers. Firm binding, clean interior. Approx. [70] pp., illus. w/ b&w and tinted photographs, color endpapers. Nicely preserved copy. View more info

Coastal Command: The Air Ministry Account of the Part Played by Coastal Command in the Battle of the Seas 1939-1942

By: N/A

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Co.: 1943

Seller ID: 033289

Condition: Very Good


Dark blue cloth, lettered in white. Modestly ex-library, small call number on lower spine, exterior otherwise unmarked. Interior shows a few stamps from the U.S. Naval Barracks, Carlisle, PA and remnants of circulation label mounted on rear pastedown. Modest shelf wear. 143 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. No indication of edition/printing. View more info

Rheims and the Battles for its Possession: An Illustrated History and Guide [Illustrated Michelin Guides to the Battle-Fields (1914-1918)]

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Clermont-Ferrand, France, London, and Milltown, NJ, Michelin and Co./Michelin Tyre Co. Ltd./Michelin Tire Co.: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033292

Condition: VG+


Tan cloth-effect paper-covered limp cardstock boards, lettered in brown. Light shelf/handling wear, a bit rubbed along lower portions of covers. Endpapers toned, text block edges a bit dulled by age, contents clean and bright. Former owner's signature on upper main title, otherwise unmarked. Original paper dust jacket is quite toned but intact, spine panel browned, chipped corners, some surface marks, general wear, now in mylar. 176 pp., illus. w/ b&w photgraphs. S... View more info

Guidelines for Small Unit Commanders and Troops in the Control of Civil Disorders

By: N/A

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Delta Press Ltd.: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035292

Condition: Near Fine


Booklet, light blue wraps, lettered in black. Mild soiling to covers, slight handling wear. [iii],23 pp. View more info

Pennsylvania at Cold Harbor, Virginia: Ceremonies at the Dedication of the Monument erected By the commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the National Cemetery at Cold Harbor, Virginia

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Harrisburg, PA, C. F. Aughinbaugh: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035445

ISBN: B002J853U8

Condition: Near Fine


Royal blue cloth, gilt cover emblem. 60 pp., illus. Original publisher's remainder, showing very slightly rubbed edges, an occasional minor soil blemish, but essentially as issued, with the only condition issue being that of age. Immaculate interior, exterior blue cloth remains vibrant. FEP carries complimentary stamp of J. P. Stauffer. Commemorative issue, 1864-1910, "To mark the positions as well as in memory of the Pennsylvania Commands, engaged in the battle of C... View more info

Gettysburg: The Pictures and the Story [11th Edition]

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Gettysburg, PA, Tipton and Blocher: 1913

Seller ID: 036404

Condition: Very Good


Tan wraps, lettered/illus. in orange, blue, and copper, cord binding, oblong format. Covers mildly toned, with minor loss along upper front cover fore-edge, some spotting to front cover, rubbing to extended edges. Pages inside covers are a bit worn, remainder of interior clean and intact. 68 pp., illus. View more info

Fraternite d'Armes Franco-Americaine [Revue Historique de l'Armee couronnee par l'academie francaise en 1954 - Special Issue]

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paris, France, Ministere de la guerre: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 036925

Condition: Very Good


Ivory "leatherette" wraps, lettered in black. Modestly soiled covers and some general handling wear. Square, uncreased binding. Text block edges show some foxing, also slightly to half-title (inside front cover). 173,lxxvi pp., illus. including tipped-in plates (color, b&w), several 4-color maps including 1 folding. Special issue devoted to almost 200 years of comradeship and camaraderie between American and French military forces, from the American Revoluti... View more info