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Index to the New-York Times for 1865
1 Index to the New-York Times for 1865
NY Henry J. Raymond and Co. 1866 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket; Pages toned, boards worn, several spots on front boards. 
"Including the Second Inauguration of President Lincoln, and his Assassination; the Accession to the Presidency of Andrew Johnson; the Close of the XXXVIIIth and Opening of the the XXXIXth Congress, and the Close of the War of Secession". Green blindstamped cloth with gilt lettering on front boards and spine. A index to contemporary source material about the Civil War through editorials and articles from the always august newspaper. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 182 pages 
Price: 55.00 USD
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The Case of the United States, to be Laid before the Tribunal of Arbitration, to be Convened At Geneva under the Provisions of the Treaty between the United States of America and Her Majesty the Queen of Great Britain, Concluded At Washington, May 8, 1871
2 The Case of the United States, to be Laid before the Tribunal of Arbitration, to be Convened At Geneva under the Provisions of the Treaty between the United States of America and Her Majesty the Queen of Great Britain, Concluded At Washington, May 8, 1871
Washington, D. C. Government Printing Office 1872 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket; Index, fold-out map of the Southeastern American coastline and the Caribbean Islands. Dark brown cloth. Boards lightly worn and rounded, bits of tan paper stuck to front boards. The official case of the United States of America in pressing for damages arising from British efforts in subverting naval blockades during the Civil War. 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 204 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Manuscript Society Official Auction, 1994 Atlanta, Saturday, May 28th, Sale 760A
3 The Manuscript Society Official Auction, 1994 Atlanta, Saturday, May 28th, Sale 760A
NY Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries, Inc. 1994 Softcover Very Good; Tan wraps. Many photographs. An auction catalogue for a sale of American manuscripts, most of Civil War interest. 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 98 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Dreams of Mairhe Mehan:  A Novel of the Civil War, Armstrong, Jennifer
4 Armstrong, Jennifer The Dreams of Mairhe Mehan: A Novel of the Civil War
NY Alfred A. Knopf 1996 0679881522 / 9780679881520 First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket has two small tears. Signed by Author
Inscribed by the author on the title page. ; 119 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 10.00 USD
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A Virginia Girl in the Civil War:  Being a Record of the Actual Experiences of the Wife of a Confederate Officer, Avary, Marta Lockett
5 Avary, Marta Lockett A Virginia Girl in the Civil War: Being a Record of the Actual Experiences of the Wife of a Confederate Officer
The Narrative Press 2004 1589762525 / 9781589762527 Softcover Good with no dust jacket 
A reprint of a 1903 publication about the young wife of a Confederate officer who often traveled with her husband on the battlefield and includes scenes of her friendship with General J. E. B. Stuart. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 232 pages 
Price: 9.00 USD
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The Caning of Senator Sumner, Benson, T. Lloyd
6 Benson, T. Lloyd The Caning of Senator Sumner
Wadsworth Publishing 2004 0155063472 / 9780155063471 First Printing Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers lightly scuffed. 
Analysis of an interesting chapter in American history, in which a South Carolina Senator caned a Massachusetts Senator in the months running up to the Civil War. ; American Stories; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 228 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Hippocrates in a Red Vest:   The Biography of a Frontier Doctor, Beshoar, Barron B.
7 Beshoar, Barron B. Hippocrates in a Red Vest: The Biography of a Frontier Doctor
Palo Alto, CA American West Publishing Company 1973 0910118310 / 9780910118316 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped. 
Index, bibliography, notes, photos. A biography by the Civil War surgeon who later set up practice in southern Colorado. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 352 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Beleaguered City:  Richmond 1861-65, Bill, Alfred Hoyt
8 Bill, Alfred Hoyt The Beleaguered City: Richmond 1861-65
NY Alfred A. Knopf 1946 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and chipped. 
Gray cloth binding. xiv, 313, xviii pp. Index, bibliography, folding map at rear, notes, illustrations. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Gray Ghosts of the Confederacy:  Guerrilla Warfare in the West, 1861-1865, Brownlee, Richard S.
9 Brownlee, Richard S. Gray Ghosts of the Confederacy: Guerrilla Warfare in the West, 1861-1865
Baton Rouge, LA Louisiana State University Press 1984 0807111627 / 9780807111628 Later Printing Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Many illustrations and maps. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 274 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
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The Underground Railroad Conductor:  A Guide to Underground Railroad Sites in Eastern New York and a Companion to the Underground Railroad in the Adirondack Region, Calarco, Tom
10 Calarco, Tom The Underground Railroad Conductor: A Guide to Underground Railroad Sites in Eastern New York and a Companion to the Underground Railroad in the Adirondack Region
Schenectady, NY Travels Thru History 2003 0974299308 / 9780974299303 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed and dated by the author on the front free endpaper. Many illustrations and photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 108 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Stories of Our Soldiers:  War Reminiscences by
11 Carleton; [Charles Carleton Coffin] Stories of Our Soldiers: War Reminiscences by "Carleton" and by Soldiers of New England
Boston The Journal Newspaper Company 1893 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, pages toned. Illustrated by J. S. Barrows 
Blue blindstamped cloth with title stamped in gilt on spine. A collection of Union soldier accounts of Civil War battles originally published in the Boston Journal. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 264 pages 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Andersonville: Six Months a Prisoner of War:, Clapp, E. L.
12 Clapp, E. L. Andersonville: Six Months a Prisoner of War:
Milwaukee Daily Wisconsin Steam Printing House 1865 Softcover Fair with no dust jacket; Covers waterstained and rear cover and rear half of book have bright red spot at outer margins, first 20 pages of text waterstained, lower half of spine rubbed away. Some penciled notes in appendices. 
Title continued: Giving a True Description of the Prison, An Account of the Life and Sufferings of our Union Soldiers who Were Confined There, Their Treatment by the Rebel Authorities in Prison, in Hospital, &c, &c: List of the Andersonville Dead, Giving the Number of Grave, Name, Rank, Company and Regiment, Date of Death and Disease, of all the Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota Soldiers, Who Died There During the Summer of 1864. Yellow stapled wraps. 54 ppp + approx. 20 pp of appendices. I believe the author to be Sgt. Major Edward L. Clapp of the 9th Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment, who was under the command of Union Brigadier General Samuel D. Sturgis during an operation to destroy parts of the Ohio & Mobile Railroad in Mississippi, when cavalry forces led by Confederate Lt. Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest defeated Sturgis' forces at the Battle of Brice's Crossroads. Clapp was captured on June 10, 1864 in Guntown, Mississippi and held at the infamous Andersonville prisoner of war camp in swampy, rural Georgia. He vividly describes the abysmal conditions there in this book. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 54 pages 
Price: 400.00 USD
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Rebel, Cornwell, Bernard
13 Cornwell, Bernard Rebel
NY Harpercollins 1993 0002237199 / 9780002237192 Second Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner name on front free endpaper. 
1st novel in the author's Starbuck Civil War series. ; 308 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Kate:  The Journal of a Confederate Nurse, Cumming, Kate; Harwell, Richard Barksdale (editor)
14 Cumming, Kate; Harwell, Richard Barksdale (editor) Kate: The Journal of a Confederate Nurse
Baton Rouge, LA Louisiana State Univ. Press 1958 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket; Usual library stamps and markings, pen marks on title page and in index. Part of front jacket flap glued to front pastedown endpaper. 
Rebound in library reinforced binding. Several illustrations and photos. A reprint of this account of Cumming's years as a nurse in the Confederate Medical Service, first published in 1866. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 321 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The March A Novel, Doctorow, E. L.
15 Doctorow, E. L. The March A Novel
NY Random House 2005 0375506713 / 9780375506710 Later Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn at corners and spine extremities. 
Neatly signed by the author on the title page. Author photo on rear jacket panel. A novel about General Sherman's 1864 march from Atlanta to the Carolinas. ; 363 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Ghosts of the Confederacy:  Defeat, the Lost Cause, and the Emergence of the New South, 1865 to 1913, Foster, Gaines M.
16 Foster, Gaines M. Ghosts of the Confederacy: Defeat, the Lost Cause, and the Emergence of the New South, 1865 to 1913
NY Oxford University Press 1987 0195042131 / 9780195042139 First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner address label and writing on front pastedown. 
Index, bibliography, notes, illustrations. "Through an examination of memoirs, personal papers, monument unveilings, and veterans' reunions, Ghosts of the Confederacy shows how white southerners adjusted to and interpreted their defeat. It examines the trauma and legacy of defeat, particularly a persistent defensiveness over questions of honor and manhood." ; 306 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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R. E. Lee:  A Biography (In Four Volumes), Freeman, Douglas Southall
17 Freeman, Douglas Southall R. E. Lee: A Biography (In Four Volumes)
NY Charles Scribner's Sons 1947 Later Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed. Vol. I has dampstaining to endpapers and page tops of some illustrations. 
Gray decorative cloth. Pulitzer Prize Edition. Many photos throughout. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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A Pictorial History of Civil War Era Musical Instruments and Military Bands, Garofalo, Robert; Elrod, Mark
18 Garofalo, Robert; Elrod, Mark A Pictorial History of Civil War Era Musical Instruments and Military Bands
Charleston, WV Pictorial Histories Pub Co 1982 0933126603 / 9780933126602 Second Printing Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
33 rpm record in sleeve at rear by Heritage Americana Cornet-Saxhorn Brass Band with three Civil War era tunes played on antique instruments. Index, bibliography, discography. Profusely illustrated with photos and illustrations. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 116 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The American Civil War  The War in the West 1863-1865, Glatthaar, Joseph T.
19 Glatthaar, Joseph T. The American Civil War The War in the West 1863-1865
Oxford, England Osprey Publishing Limited 2001 1841764957 / 9781841764955 First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Index, further reading. Pictorial hardcover. ; Essential Histories; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 95 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Lincoln Murder Conspiracies Being an Account of the Hatred Felt by Many Americans for President Abraham Lincoln, Hanchett, William
20 Hanchett, William The Lincoln Murder Conspiracies Being an Account of the Hatred Felt by Many Americans for President Abraham Lincoln
Urbana University of Illinois Press 1983 0252010469 / 9780252010460 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacked sunned at spine and has one 1/2 inch tear along top margin. 
Bibliography, index, illustrations. ; 303 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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