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CIVIL WAR ACOUSTIC SHADOWS
Shippensburg, Pennsylvania: White Mane Books. (2001). 174pp. Illustrated. Hard bound with dust jacket. Book in very good to fine condition. Dust jacket frayed and worn with several chips and tears. Rear board is bowed. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings. Explains how the strange behavior of sound waves impacted the decisions made at the Battles of Gaine's Mill, Fort Donelson, Seven Pines, Iuka, Perryville, Chancellorsville and Five Forks. S034.
$20.00
THE CIVIL WAR IN AMERICA.
An address read at the last meeting of the Manchester Union and Emancipation Society. London:Simpkin, Marshal, & Co., Stationers' Hall Court. 1866. 96pp. Stiff wrappers. Binding shows some light wear to the edges and spine, which also shows some sun-fading. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings, save for a previous owner's signature on the first free end-paper accompanied by what looks to be some sort of bookplate on the inside front board.
$45.00
THE IMPERILED UNION.  Essays on the Background of the Civil War.
320pp. Hard bound. With Dust Jacket. Jacket soiled and frayed. A very good, tight, clean copy. S006.
$12.50
TRAMPING OUT THE VINTAGE. 1861-1864. The Civil War Diaries and Letters of Eugene Kingman.
Almond, NY:Helene C. Phelan. 1983. 1st edition. 369pp. Illustrated. Softcover.  Card covers lightly soiled with wear to edges and folds. Otherwise, a very good copy. *Eugene Kingman was attached to the 12th. Maine. Saw service at Port Hudson and later in the Virginia Campaign.
$45.00
HISTORY OF THE ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY-FOURTH REGIMENT, PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS IN THE WAR OF THE REBELLION --1862-1863. Regimental Re-Unions 1885-1906. History of Monument
Philadelphia; Ware Bros. Company, 1907. 388pp. First Edition. Hardcover, no dj. Illustrated with many portraits and battle site photographs. Original cloth, a very good clean copy. Minor wear to top of spine and points.  "Collection of rosters, personal reminiscences, and sketches of a regiment whose nine month service had its climax at Antietam." Dornbusch P-303; Nevins I, 144.
$185.00
MISSION RIDGE AND LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN WITH PICTURES OF LIFE IN CAMP AND FIELD
New York; D. Appleton & Company, 1872. First Edition. Hardover. 272pp. Ex-library.  Good+ condition. Green cloth boards lightly rubbed, with some fabric fraying at extremities, gilt decoration and titling remains bright, library number inked on spine.  Library stickers inside front and back covers (rear sticker clumsily removed), and library stamps to title page. Pages age toned but generally clean with no foxing.  Square and solidly bound.  Taylor was a Chicago journalist who provides accounts of the Civil War events around Chattanooga.  (cfm) 
$150.00
SPEECH OF JOHN P. HALE, OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES, FEBRUARY 14, 1860
[Washington DC]; [U.S. Senate],[1860]. First Edition. 16pp. No wrps. Condition is VG. Holes in inside margins to accomodate string binding, but string not present. Small portion of lower margin is trimmed. Very scattered foxing spots.  Overall very clean and unmarked.  Abolishionist Senator's remarks regarding slavery in US territories. (cfm)
$40.00
THE BLUE AND THE GRAY ON THE NILE
Chicago; The University of Chicago Press, [1961]. First Edition. Hardcover with dj. xi+290pp. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Very Good condition in a Good jacket. Unclipped jacket lightly shelfworn, but with more serious wear along the front flap fold; also small chip missing top of spine; Peach colored cloth boards are in nice shape and unbumped.  Owner name penned on ffep. Otherwise clean and bright, square and securely bound. "This is the story of some fifty officers from both sides in the Civil War who after the fighting ceased were unable to face the rigors of civilian life...the authors have told here the strange and often amusing history of how these officers went to Egypt and served in the army of the khedive, Ismail Pasha, who was trying to modernize his semibarbaric country..."   (cfm)
$45.00
THE FIFTY-SEVENTH REGIMENT OF MASSACHUSETTS VOLUNTEERS IN THE WAR OF THE REBELLION, Army of the Potomac
Boston; E.B. Stillings & Co., 1896. First Edition. Hardcover. Illustrated. 512 pp. Ex-lib. Good Condition. Blue cloth boards moderately rubbed and soiled, bottom corners bumped, light wear to fabric at extremities, gilt titling still bright, library sticker on spine. Dust spots to page edges, espec top. Some foxing, espec frontis tissue guard, through the title page, pretty clean thereafter. Library pencil mark on title page and card pocket on rear pastedown. The "correct" history of the 57th Regiment of Massachusetts Volunteers, with many photographs of the soldiers.  (cfm)
$175.00
THE SOLDIER'S STORY OF HIS CAPTIVITY AT ANDERSONVILLE, BELLE ISLE, AND OTHER REBEL PRISONS
Boston; Lee and Shepard, 1868. 274pp+2pp adv. Hardcover with gilt decorated spine.  Illustrated by Thomas Nast. Original green boards are pretty clean, a bit of wear to top/bottom of spine; the gilt spine is bright.  Decorative bookplate inside front cover.  Slightly cocked.  Tissue guards present.  A small moisture stain to last endpaper.  Binding slightly cracked at rear. Interior very clean.  "the author...simply states facts, and depicts those scenes of prison life best fitted to convey to the minds of general readers some of its characteristic phases, just as the prisoners saw it'.
$75.00