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John Brown's Body, Benet, Stephen Vincent
1 Benet, Stephen Vincent John Brown's Body
72243 Garden City, NY Doubleday, Doran & Co. 1929 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Famed epic poem of the US Civil War in a good copy. Decorations by George Illian. In full blue cloth covers w/ glued-on decorative title panel (frt cover) and rendition of drum (spine). Edgewear, espec at head & tail of spine. Minor scuffing covers. Spine & its decoration are toned. Ilian's drawings of a battle scene at endpapers. With inked presentation remarks dated 1936 on half title page, otherwise interior solid and unmarked. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Ambrose Bierce's Civil War, BIERCE, Ambrose
2 BIERCE, Ambrose Ambrose Bierce's Civil War
78888 New York Wings Books 1996 0517150131 / 9780517150139 Hardcover Very Good+ in Fine dust jacket 
The enigmatic Ambrose Bierce both served in the U.S. Civil War and chronicled what happened. This volume includes 7 selections from his memoirs, as well as 20 works of fiction. Edited and with an introduction by William McCann. --- In pale blue paper-covered boards. Jacket features photos of Civil War-era soldiers. --- A clean, firm copy but with leaves that have yellowed slightly. Jacket in great shape and in removable mylar protector. ; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; xi, (3), 258 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Who Was Who in the Civil War, BOWMAN, John S. (general editor)
3 BOWMAN, John S. (general editor) Who Was Who in the Civil War
79075 New York Crescent Books 1994 0517103303 / 9780517103302 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Biographical sketches, arranged from A to Z, of 520 principal figures from the U.S. Civil War. The profiles are accompanied with dozens of b&w and color photos, paintings and engravings. --- In navy paper-covered boards with silver-stamped spine titling. Jacket with portraits of leading figures on front and back. --- With remainder mark to lower textblock edge and inked gift inscription to front free endpaper, otherwise a clean, firm, bright copy. Jacket with creasing to edges and a couple of small tears; else bright.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 224 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Legend of John Brown  A Biography and a History, BOYER, Richard Owen
4 BOYER, Richard Owen The Legend of John Brown A Biography and a History
72917 New York Alfred A. Knopf 1973 039446124X / 9780394461243 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Oversize volume examines the life of John Brown, who gave his life in his opposition to slavery in the U.S. Stated first edition, publisher's page. W/image of Brown on front cloth cover. Interior clean and bright; unmarked. Dust jacket chipped & torn along edges, with orig $12.50 flap price; in removable mylar protector. (NOTE: Due to the weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.) ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 627 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Lincoln and the Civil War  A Profile and a History, Canby, Courtlandt (editor)
5 Canby, Courtlandt (editor) Lincoln and the Civil War A Profile and a History
71435 New York George Braziller, Inc. 1960 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Writings focusing on Abraham Lincoln by assorted people are brought together in this work edited by Canby. In full black cloth covers; volume is cocked and has concave spine; interior solid and tight and unmarked. DJ is chipped at edges; in removable mylar protector; has orig flap price unclipped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Grant Takes Command, Catton, Bruce
6 Catton, Bruce Grant Takes Command
73196 Boston Little, Brown & Company 1969 BCE Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
The rise of Ulysses S Grant from unremarkable officer to Lincoln's commander in chief is chronicled in this volume. In full navy cloth on board covers w/bright gilt decorations and lettering, cover & spine. A full-sized book club edition. With numerous maps. In good shape, clean and unmarked. Dust jacket toned, and with chafing at extremities; otherwise in decent shape. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 556 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Combat: The Civil War, CONGDON, Don (editor)
7 CONGDON, Don (editor) Combat: The Civil War
77390 New York Castle Books 1967 Hardcover Good+ in Good dust jacket 
An attempt to describe all important battles of the American Civil War, in a single hefty volume. The narratives are written by the combatants themselves, whether a general or a private. Includes numerous maps and engraved illustrations. With an introduction by Bruce Catton, and a running commentary by Don Congdon. --- In tan paper-covered boards, titling stamped in navy on spine. --- First page has been torn out and leaves are starting to yellow, but otherwise a firm, unmarked copy. Jacket with considerable rubbing and in removable archival mylar protector. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; x, 564 pages 
Price: 14.50 USD
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The Red Badge of Courage, CRANE, Stephen
8 CRANE, Stephen The Red Badge of Courage
73499 New York The Modern Library 0394604938 / 9780394604930 Hardcover Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket 
Author's depiction of the chaos, fear and destruction of war--in this case the US Civil War--in a nice Modern Library copy. In full brown leatherette covers. Vol. bears 1951 date but likely published c.1980. Interior clean, bright and unmarked; light shelfwear, lower edges. Dust jacket w/ a small amount of chipping at spine ends, incidental soiling, with orig. $5.95 flap price; and in removable mylar protector. In Toledano binding 15, plain endpapers, dust jacket style p, ML #130.4; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 251 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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The Red Badge of Courage, CRANE, Stephen
9 CRANE, Stephen The Red Badge of Courage
77922 Avon, Connecticut The Heritage Press 1972 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
The classic story of cowardice and bravery during the U.S. Civil War in a special reprint edition. With illustrations by John Steuart Curry and an introduction by Carl Van Doren. --- Published on buff papers, and in brown leatherette-like paper-covered boards w/blindstamped image of soldiers hoisting flag on cover; gilt-stamped titling on spine. Volume housed in tan paper-covered slipcase. Sandglass flyer laid in (Avon, no. III-R: 40). --- A bright, firm, unmarked copy but with small amount of bubbling of front cover covering. Slipcase with a little creasing and a hint of rubbing. (Any reference to dust jacket is meant to describe the slipcase.) ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; xiii, 170 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Red Badge of Courage: An Episode of the American Civil War (Modern Library #130.4), CRANE, Stephen
10 CRANE, Stephen The Red Badge of Courage: An Episode of the American Civil War (Modern Library #130.4)
80212 New York The Modern Library [c.1967-70] 0394601300 / 9780394601304 Hard Cover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
The classic novel of the Civil War in a Modern Library reprint edition. With an introduction by Robert Wooster Stallman. --- In Toledano spine 13 / brown cloth / silver spine titling / ml logo blindstamped to front cover / blank endpapers / jacket style n / verso is blank. Interior bears 1951 date but likely published c.1967-70. ML #130.4. --- With retailer's bold prices in red on front endpapers, otherwise a bright, clean, unmarked copy. Price-clipped bright dust jacket with minor rubbing and protected in removable mylar.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; xlv, 267 pages 
Price: 13.00 USD
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The Civil War Reader: Literature, CRANE, Stephen; WHITMAN, Walt; BIERCE, Ambrose
11 CRANE, Stephen; WHITMAN, Walt; BIERCE, Ambrose The Civil War Reader: Literature
77650 Ann Arbor, Michigan State Street Press 1996 0681218940 / 9780681218949 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Three noted writers' works concerning the American Civil War are presented. Includes Crane's 'Red Badge of Courage', excerpts from Whitman's 'Specimen Days' and 4 Civil War stories by Bierce. --- In full teal cloth-covered boards w/gilt-stamped titling on spine. A bright, clean, firm copy lacking apparent damages. Jacket with a hint of rubbing; is otherwise nice. ; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; 308 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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General George Crook: His Autobiography (New Edition), CROOK, General George; SCHMITT, Martin F. (edited and annotated by)
12 CROOK, General George; SCHMITT, Martin F. (edited and annotated by) General George Crook: His Autobiography (New Edition)
78649 Norman University of Oklahoma Press 1960 Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
1960 revised edition of a work first published in 1946, edited and annotated by Martin F. Schmitt. For General Crook, the U.S. Civil War was just the beginning as he went on to his Army career in the American West and the Indian Wars. Coverage of Crook's experiences in the Civil War, vs. Geronimo, his capture and much more. With endpaper maps, 4 interior maps, and 16 b&w illustrations. Includes bibliography and index. --- In full blue cloth-covered hardcovers with titling and decorations gilt-stamped on spine. Red-orange jacket with photo of the General on cover. --- With prior owner's signature to verso of front free endpaper and a little chafing to cover edges; otherwise a clean, unmarked and firm copy. Jacket with a few tears to edges and sunning to spine; bears orig. $5 flap price and in removable mylar protector.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xx, 326 pages 
Price: 39.00 USD
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An Honorable Defeat: The Last Days of the Confederate Government, DAVIS, William C.
13 DAVIS, William C. An Honorable Defeat: The Last Days of the Confederate Government
79052 San Diego A Harvest Book/Harcourt, Inc. 2002 0156007487 / 9780156007481 Trade Paperback Near Fine with no dust jacket 
The final months of the Confederacy are examined, with a focus on Jefferson Davis and General John C. Breckinridge. Includes a section of b&w plates at mid-volume. --- A clean, bright, newish book; lacks markings or other apparent damages. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 496 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Prelude to Civil War: The Nullification Controversy in South Carolina, 1816-1836, FREEHLING, William W.
14 FREEHLING, William W. Prelude to Civil War: The Nullification Controversy in South Carolina, 1816-1836
79090 New York Oxford University Press 1992 0195076818 / 9780195076813 Paperback Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
A scholarly examination of the Ordinance of Nullification enacted in South Carolina in defiance of the Federal Government. The author explores the Nullification as leading factor in the run-up to the U.S. Civil War. --- In softcover, with Bettman Archive engraved illustration on cover. A clean, firm, unmarked copy but with crease to back cover.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xi, 395 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Tracing Your Civil War Ancestor [Genealogy] (Revised Edition), GROENE, Bertram Hawthorne
15 GROENE, Bertram Hawthorne Tracing Your Civil War Ancestor [Genealogy] (Revised Edition)
79723 Winston-Salem, North Carolina John F. Blair, Publisher 1981 0895870266 / 9780895870261 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Stated third printing, 1981. The author, an experienced historian, offers guidance for collecting data about one's American Civil War ancestors. Useful for genealogical research. Includes chapters on using county, state and federal records, repositories of military service records, and other topics such as regimental histories and identifying weapons and accoutrements. Indexed. --- In full maroon cloth-covered boards with titling stamped in silver on spine. Jacket with Bruce Tucker illustration on cover. --- Prior owners' inked info. to front free endpaper, otherwise a clean, bright, firm copy. Unclipped dust jacket lacks noticable damage and in removable archival mylar protector.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xiii, 126 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Harper's Pictorial History of The Civil War, GUERNSEY, Alfred H.; ALDEN, Henry M.
16 GUERNSEY, Alfred H.; ALDEN, Henry M. Harper's Pictorial History of The Civil War
77107 New York The Fairfax Press c1977 0517224224 / 9780517224229 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
A facsimile reprint of a work initially published in 1866 which covers the breadth and scope of the Civil War with 1000 illustrations (mostly engravings) and maps. This work taken from the pages of Harper's Magazine by two of its former editors. Jacket bears wrap-around color image of painting of Battle of Sharpsburg/Antietam by Louis Kurz. Indexed. --- A large, heavy volume (weighing approx. 8.5 lbs.), in blue cloth-covered boards, titling gilt-stamped spine & cover. Undated but likely issued c1977, 5th printing. --- With a hint of fading to cover edges; else a clean, bright firm copy lacking obvious damages. Jacket in similar shape, but with very slight creasing to edges. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall 
Price: 99.00 USD
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Men at War: The Best War Stories of All Time, HEMINGWAY, Ermest (editor)
17 HEMINGWAY, Ermest (editor) Men at War: The Best War Stories of All Time
79344 New York Crown Publishers 1942 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
A hefty collection of essays, articles, short stories and other historical accounts examining the topic of warfare from multiple perspectives in this 1942 hardcover edition. The stories are by all manner of authors, from Julius Caesar to Winston Churchill to Leo Tolstoy. Edited and with an introduction by Ernest Hemingway; based on a plan by William Kozlenko. --- In black cloth-covered boards with faded gilt-stamped spine titling; yellow topstain. Lacks the dust jacket. --- A rather abused copy with tears and soiling to cloth and soiling to textblock edges and some leaves; otherwise a tight, fully readable book.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xxxi, 1072 pages 
Price: 35.50 USD
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Men at War: The Best War Stories of All Time, HEMINGWAY, Ermest (editor)
18 HEMINGWAY, Ermest (editor) Men at War: The Best War Stories of All Time
79345 New York Wings Books 1992 0517066602 / 9780517066607 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A 1992 reprint edition of this hefty collection of essays, articles, short stories and other historical accounts examining the topic of warfare from multiple perspectives. The stories are by all manner of authors, from Julius Caesar to Winston Churchill to Leo Tolstoy. Edited and with an introduction by Ernest Hemingway; based on a plan by William Kozlenko. --- In black cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Lacks the dust jacket. --- The leaves have yellowed somewhat, otherwise a clean, firm, unmarked copy but with red remainder dot to lower textblock edge.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xxvii, 1072 pages 
Price: 37.50 USD
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Mathew Brady: Historian with a Camera, HORAN, James D.
19 HORAN, James D. Mathew Brady: Historian with a Camera
77094 New York Bonanza Books 1955 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Mathew Brady documented important American historical events at the very beginning of the era of photography. This biography includes over 500 illustrations, featuring his Civil War work and with many other Brady photos of historic events and notable figures. --- In red quarter cloth over grey paper-covered boards, with titling in black on spine. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy in similar jacket. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; xix, 244 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Andersonville, KANTOR, Mackinlay
20 KANTOR, Mackinlay Andersonville
31381 Cleveland, Ohio The World Publishing Company 1955 Hard Cover Good with no dust jacket 
Stated fifth printing. Author's novel is set at the Confederate Andersonville prisoner-of-war camp during the U.S. Civil War, and tells of the wretched conditions from multiple points of view. It was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1956. With map of prison layout and Andersonville, Georgia at rear of volume, along with bibliography. --- In blue cloth-covered boards with cover and spine titling in gilt, blue topstain. Volume lacks the dust jacket. --- With considerable sunning to spine (making titling indistince), less pronounced to covers, and with a little soiling to cloth. Interior clean and binding is firm.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); 768 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Abraham Lincoln  Speeches and Writings: Volume 1: 1832-1858, LINCOLN, Abraham; Don E. FEHRENBACHER (editor)
21 LINCOLN, Abraham; Don E. FEHRENBACHER (editor) Abraham Lincoln Speeches and Writings: Volume 1: 1832-1858
72141 Library of America 1989 0940450437 / 9780940450431 Ninth Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Very sharp copy, in full blue cloth covers with a minor stain, spine. Publisher logo has faded at base of spine. Interior clean & crisp, unmarked and in top shape. With satin ribbon bookmark. Slipcase with gilt publisher logo and design; w/adhesive removal remnants; otherwise undamaged. [Any reference to DJ applies to slipcase. ] ; Library of America; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 898 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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Leader of the Charge: A Biography of General George E. Pickett, C.S.A, LONGACRE, Edward G.
22 LONGACRE, Edward G. Leader of the Charge: A Biography of General George E. Pickett, C.S.A
78521 Shippensburg, Pennsylvania U.S.A. White Mane Publishing Company, Inc. 1995 1572490063 / 9781572490062 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
A biography of the Confederate General, who won fame as the leader of the notorious Pickett's Charge on the last day of the Battle of Gettysburg during the U.S. Civil War. With numerous b&w photos, illustrations, and maps. With extensive endnotes and bibliography. --- In full light grey leatherette covers. Jacket with portrait of the General on the cover. --- Minor wear to lower edges, else a bright, firm, clean copy. Jacket with sticker removal damage to area of spine; minor chafing at extremities. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xiii, 242 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Jacob's Ladder: A Story of Virginia During the War, McCAIG, Donald
23 McCAIG, Donald Jacob's Ladder: A Story of Virginia During the War
78517 New York W. W. Norton & Company, Inc. 1998 039304629X / 9780393046298 BCE Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Likely book club edition. The author's Civil War-era novel is written from the Confederate point of view and set in Virginia. --- In blue and grey paper-covered boards and with Wendell Minor jacket illustration. --- A small tear to the paper on front paste-down, else a clean, firm, bright copy in similar jacket. Jacket with light rubbing.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 525 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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An Illustrated History of the Civil War, MILLER, William J.; POHANKA, Brian C.
24 MILLER, William J.; POHANKA, Brian C. An Illustrated History of the Civil War
77350 Alexandria, Virginia Time-Life Books 2000 073703162X / 9780737031621 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. The American Civil War is depicted in this hefty volume of over 700 photos, with sketches, maps, historic artifacts and more. With text by distinguished Civil War scholars, who detail the major battles and generals who participated. --- In maroon leatherette-like paper-covered boards with titling blindstamped on cover and spine. Jacket with photo of a ruined Richmond on cover. --- With previous owner's rubberstamping on front free endpaper, otherwise a bright, clean, firm copy. Jacket with some shallow creases; is otherwise nice. (NOTE: Due to the weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested for any shipment other than by Media Mail in the US.) ; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 454 pages 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Gone with the Wind, MITCHELL, Margaret
25 MITCHELL, Margaret Gone with the Wind
81127 New York The Macmillan Company c.1960s-70s Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
A later edition of this famous Civil War-era novel of the American South, which has been continuously reprinted since first published in 1936. Text is presented on two columns on each page. --- In full grey-blue simulted leatherette-covered boards with titling and decorations in blue on spine, grey topstain. This copy with no stated publication date, possibly could be c.1960s-70s. Lacks the dust jacket. --- With spotting to topstain, prior owner's signature to front free endpaper and slight soiling to front cover, else a firm, clean copy.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 689 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Gone with the Wind, MITCHELL, Margaret
26 MITCHELL, Margaret Gone with the Wind
80629 New York The Macmillan Company 1938 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
A November, 1938 printing of this famous Civil War-era novel of the American South, which has been continuously reprinted since first published in 1936. --- In full grey-blue cloth-covered boards with titling and decorations in blue on cover and spine; pale yellow topstain. Lacks the dust jacket. --- With dampstains to cover, bumped cover corners, rubbing to spine and inked gift inscription to front free endpaper; else a firm, clean copy. Note: A weakened front hinge has been carefully reinforced prior to this listing.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1,037 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Lincoln's War  The Untold Story of America's Greatest President as Commander in Chief, Perret, Geoffrey
27 Perret, Geoffrey Lincoln's War The Untold Story of America's Greatest President as Commander in Chief
71898 New York Random House 2004 0375507388 / 9780375507380 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Accent is on Mr. Lincoln as Commander in Chief in this bio of the great American President. In full black paperboard covers, with no interior markings. DJ has sm superficial scratches & rippling at edges; otherwise in good shape. In removable mylar protector. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 496 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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Civil War in Pictures, PRATT, Fletcher
28 PRATT, Fletcher Civil War in Pictures
78530 Garden City, New York Garden City Books 1955 BCE Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Book club edition. Since the camera was not in widespread use at the time of the U.S. Civil War, the journalists of the day relied on artists to create depictions of scenes. These became engraved illustrations in publications such as 'Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper' and 'Harper's Weekly'. This volume presents 300 of those, along with war correspondents' descriptions of events. Images arranged and with commentary by Fletcher Pratt. --- In grey and navy leatherette covers w/titling in navy on spine. Jacket features some of the scenes from the book. --- The interior is clean, firm and unmarked thought slightly yellowed. Jacket with chafing to edges and a few small tears, is otherwise intact. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 256 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Lincoln the President: Midstream (Volume 3 only of 4-volume Lincoln the President series), RANDALL, J. G.
29 RANDALL, J. G. Lincoln the President: Midstream (Volume 3 only of 4-volume Lincoln the President series)
81134 New York Dodd, Mead & Company 1953 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Volume three only in the author's 4-volume biography of Abraham Lincoln. This portion covers the mid-Civil War years (roughly 1863-64). Includes a section of black & white plates depicting Lincoln and other key figures and a map. Indexed. --- In full navy cloth-covered boards with facsimile Lincoln signature in gilt on cover; gilt-stamped spine titling on maroon blocks, and with gilt spine decorations. Volume lacks the dust jacket. --- With a little cover soiling and previous owner's inked information to front paste-down, otherwise a bright, clean, sound copy.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); xiii, 467 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Good-Bye, Jim, RILEY, James Whitcomb
30 RILEY, James Whitcomb Good-Bye, Jim
81334 The Bobbs-Merrill Company 1913 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
An illustrated version of Mr. Riley's Civil War-based poem, concerning a father and son, the latter of whom was wounded in the War. With color illustrations by Howard Chandler Christy and with decorations by Bertha Stuart. --- In rust cloth-covered boards with framed titling in gilt on cover; leaves of very heavy, stiff paper stock. Unpaginated (about 40 pp.) Volume lacks a dust jacket. --- With penciled gift inscription to half title page, otherwise a clean, firm, unmarked copy though with a slight soiling to covers.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall) 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Prisoners of Twilight, ROBERTSON, Don
31 ROBERTSON, Don Prisoners of Twilight
78518 New York Crown Publishers, Inc. 1989 051757134X / 9780517571347 Hardcover Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. The author's Civil War-era novel is written from the point of view of individual Confederate soldiers and the despair they feel as the war grinds to an unpleasant end. --- In blue paper-covered boards backed in grey cloth. Author portrait on back of unclipped jacket. --- A clean, firm, bright copy lacking apparent damages. Jacket with a little rubbing & small tear near head of spine, is otherwise okay.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 214 pages 
Price: 10.50 USD
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His Sombre Rivals, ROE, Edward P.
32 ROE, Edward P. His Sombre Rivals
80513 New York Dodd, Mead and Company 1883 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
A compact 1883 printing of the author's novel, which is set against the backdrop of the American Civil War and attempts, per the author's preface, "to portray the Battle of Bull Run as it could appear to a civilian spectator. . ." With a frontis b&w drawing of a fly fisherman in action. --- In full rust cloth with titling and decorations in cream and dark green on cover and spine. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With a somewhat loosened back hinge and darkened front free endpaper and cloth, otherwise a clean, sound copy.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); vi, 422 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Abraham Lincoln: The War Years 1864-1865 (Vol. 3) (Four volume complete set), SANDBURG, Carl
33 SANDBURG, Carl Abraham Lincoln: The War Years 1864-1865 (Vol. 3) (Four volume complete set)
81108 New York Harcourt, Brace & Company 1939 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
An early printing of this four-volume set detailing the life and presidency of Abraham Lincoln during the course the American Civil War. This work was awarded the 1940 Pulitzer Prize for History. "The War Years" follows his 1926 2-volume "Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years" and combined provide a definitive history of Mr. Lincoln's life. With 426 black & white photos, 244 cuts of cartoons, letter and documents as well as maps. With foreword by the author, and extensive index at rear of volume IV. --- In dark blue buckram with blindstamped Lincoln facsimile signatures to covers. Titling and rules in gilt to spines. Volumes lacks the dust jackets. --- With prior owner's signatures to two of the volumes, minor cover wear & soiling, some loss of spine gilding, otherwise volumes are solid and tight. (Due to the considerable weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.) ; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); xxxi, 660, xii, 655, xiii, 673, xii, 515 pages 
Price: 32.00 USD
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The Civil War: An Illustrated History (Companion Volume to the PBS Television Series), WARD, Geoffrey C. (text & documentary filmscript); BURNS, Ric; BURNS, Ken (documentary filmscript)
34 WARD, Geoffrey C. (text & documentary filmscript); BURNS, Ric; BURNS, Ken (documentary filmscript) The Civil War: An Illustrated History (Companion Volume to the PBS Television Series)
79074 New York Alfred A. Knopf 1991 0394562852 / 9780394562858 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Stated eighth printing, 1991. A weighty, comprehensive description and collection of photos depicting the U. S. Civil War; along with its causes and aftermath. With over 500 illustrations: photos, paintings, lithographs and maps. --- In full black cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Jacket with wrap-around sepia photo of troops lined up in Virginia at the beginning of the war. --- With inked gift inscription to front free endpaper and a little dusty soiling to cover cloth; else a bright, firm, unmarked copy. Jacket with minor creasing to edges; else in very nice shape and with unclipped flap prices. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; xxi, 426 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Lincoln and His Generals, Williams, T. Harry
35 Williams, T. Harry Lincoln and His Generals
72213 New York Alfred A. Knopf 0965438260 / 9780965438261 Book Club Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Newer issue of work which was originally published 1952. Examines Mr Lincoln and his interactions with his civil war commanders. In grey & off white paperboard covers. Inked ownership info front free endpaper; otherwise clean & bright interior. DJ sharp, undamaged. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Honor's Voice  The Transformation of Abraham Lincoln, WILSON, Douglas L.
36 WILSON, Douglas L. Honor's Voice The Transformation of Abraham Lincoln
71875 New York Alfred A. Knopf 1998 067940788x / 9780679407881 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Nice copy of author's work, which narrows itself to the years 1831-1842. In full maroon & black paperboard covers. Stated 1st ed but no price on DJ flap. DJ has mock scratches on front, as published. Clean and bright, unmarked. Dust wrapper in removable mylar protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 383 pages 
Price: 15.95 USD
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Autobiography of Isaac Jones Wistar, 1827-1905: Half a Century in War and Peace, WISTAR, Isaac Jones
37 WISTAR, Isaac Jones Autobiography of Isaac Jones Wistar, 1827-1905: Half a Century in War and Peace
78739 New York Harper & Brothers Publishers 1937 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Stated First Edition (Thus). General Wistar was an attorney, served in the Civil War, was a railroad executive and founded the Wistar Institute at the University of Pennsylvania, but is perhaps best known for his role in the development of California and the Far West. Per Howes, W598: "Largely devoted to the opening development of the far West from 1849 to 1860, in which Wistar played a conspiciuous part before achieving fame and fortune in Pennsylvania." --- In full blue cloth-covered boards w/gilt-stamped spine titling. Includes several photos, a few drawings, and a sizeable fold-out map at rear of volume showing the route taken in 1849 by Wistar from Independence, Missouri to California. Lacks the dust jacket. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy but with rounded cover corners. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 530 pages 
Price: 40.00 USD
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