Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1928. First Edition, First Printing. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG; Bound in full blue morocco by Riviere & Son, with their gilt mark, gilt titles and tooling to the spines in six compartments within raised gilt bands, nine gilt rules to the front and rear boards, gilt turn-ins and inner dentelles, silk endpapers, top edges gilt. both volumes housed in unmarked blue cloth covered slipcases, interiors lined. Bindings with some wear to the hinges and spines. Albert Beveridge's copy, with a letter from Worthington Chauncey Ford regarding its printing and his preface. Signed by Worthington Chauncey Ford after his preface. With 2 pages of a bifolium written by Worthington Chauncey Ford on Massachusetts Historical Society letterhead, dated 17 Decem. '28, and measuring 24.75 x 20.25cm. The letter has a flattened mail fold, with light toning along fold. It reads in part: "This is a unique copy of the work in that it has the two photogravures printed on india paper (of which only three impressions were made) and the preface is signed. It is bound by Riviere of London and is one of the first issue, received before the day of publication...It was a high privilege to have a part in the undertaking and to share in the recognition it has received." AB consignment; shelved case 1.
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Washington DC: 1891-1895. First edition. Elephant Folio. Condition: Fair. Housed in a binding made with two plywood boards and a clasp made from an old belt; each plate is a two-page folding map or illustration; brittle paper as is usual. Includes 163 of the 175 plates, and includes the plate 135 supplements, but lacks plates 161-175. Also lacking the 29-page preface, indexes and introductory material, as well as two-page errata sheet listing additional authorities for the map not listed in the original index. With 25 of the original 35 title pages; misbound, with title pages usually followed by 5/6 plates, as expected, but not always the 5/6 plates called for on the title page. Dimensions 16 in x 20 in.
Lynchburg, VA: Schroeder Publications, 2004. Second Edition, Revised. Octavo; pp 319; VG-/no-DJ; dark green spine with light green and red text; cloth shows moderate rubbing to exterior; bookshop's autograph sticker to front; strong boards; text block shows light shelf wear to exterior edges; small chip to head edge of title page; interior clean; profusely illustrated; signed by Patrick Schroeder.
St. Louis, MO: Society of Survivors, 1907. Octavo; pp 456; Fair; dark blue spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth's spine shows modest sun fading; two horizontal cracks towards head spine edge; some chipping to head and tail spine bedges; mildly splayed boards; rubbed corners and slight fraying to head edge; text block has age toned exterior edges; broken hinges, as is; interior edges show some moisture staining; previous owner's name to title page; slight text in marker to title page an some interior pages, as is; profusely illustrated;.
Philadelphia: 1887. First edition. Thin octavo in dark brown cloth hardcovers with vinyl DJ; gold letters on spine; VG/G; DJ has a cut on the back; boards with moderate soiling; author's long dedication on front end page; thin paper heavily discolored with stains and foxing on some pages; a couple of pages with small cut or dog ear; text clean in tight print; pp. 143; contains an appendix on the Battle of Atlanta; shelved Allan's Office.
Joliet, IL: LegalNews Co., 1884. Second edition; signed. Small octavo in dark green hardcovers with gold letters; VG; moderate soiling and shelf wear on boards; open gutter in front; strong binding; author's dedication and signature on first front end page; slight fading; pp. 409; contains chapters on Missouri, Mississippi, Louisiana, the Battle of Vicksburg, Texas, the Gulf of Mexico; scarce; shelved in Case in Allan's Office.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2012. Limited Edition, #784/1865. Quarto, 512 pages; VG; bound in fine ox-blood cowhide with bright gilt spine title; housed in a VG red cloth slipcase with matching black and gilt tooling; front cover has gilt and black tooling; gilt text block; silk ribbon; silk endpapers; Illustrated with Photographs by Mathew Brady and Color plates by Ogden, Thulstrup, Davidson & others; limited to 1,865 copies, of which this is number 784; with limitation page and matching loose limitation sheet; shelved case 9 3/4.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2014. Octavo, 577 pages; VG; bound in fine dark green genuine leather with bright gilt spine title and gilt decorative motif to covers; gilt text block; marbled endpapers; housed in a matching VG publisher's slipcase; fold-out map of Valley of the Virginia at rear; shelved case 7.
Jackson: Mississippi Commission on the War Between the States, 1962. first edition. Octavo; G/G+; light gray/blue spine with black text; dust jacket is covered w/mylar and has moderate wear on exterior, mostly on rear; minor wear along edges with small chips at corners; price clipped front flap; light foxing along fore edges; cloths have slight wear on exterior & along edges, mores so at joints; panels are strong & intact; text blocks have slight wear on exterior edges; text pages are unmarked; pp 621-624 are loose, but still present; otherwise pages have good binding; unmarked pages; pp 636. Inscribed to Sen George L. Radcliffe by John D. Holland, Mayor of Vicksburg, Mississippi in 1962.
New York: Charles L. Webster & Company, 1885/1886. First Edition. Octavos, 2 volumes; Fair; bound in full calf, two labels with gilt titling to spines; moderate rubbing to leather, primarily to extremities; rear board of volume two nearly detached; creases to spine; head and tail of spine of volume two chipped; marbled endpapers; marbled text-blocks; some mild age-toning throughout; slight offsetting to title pages from frontispieces; shelved case 1.
Baltimore, MD: John B. Piet, 1879. First Edition. Octavo, three volumes; VG; three-quarter bindings of brown leather, boards in marbled paper; spine with raised bands, gilt lettering and design; mild shelf wear; rubbing to joints, and corners of boards; all edges marbled; ex-library, with usual marks; marbled end papers; library stamps at each title page; all volumes contain etchings, and fold-out maps; pages clean; shelved above WWII--A-F.
Charlottesville: Historical Publishing Co., 1936. Octavo; Reprinted from the New York, 1869 edition; Fair; Hardcover; Spine, brown with white print; Boards in brown cloth with white print, tattered corners and spine caps, tear to rear at top of hinge, light scratches, fading, peripheral soiling, stain on spine and rear top edge, shelfwear; Text block has spotting to edges, tanning to endpapers, cracked front and rear hinges, shaken binding, missing rear flyleaf, hinge tear at top of title page, foxing throughout, red pencil scrawls on final page and rear pastedown, moisture stains at fore edge of some pages; 376 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w).
Albany: State of New York, 1912. Third Edition. Quartos. 896/912/896/912/883/376 pp. Dark blue spines with Gilt text. G Hardcovers. Moderate rubbing to edges and corners, some fraying along spine edges, some dust along head edges, bindings shaken, scratches on the covers, discoloration in some spots, Volume 5 has open tear and indentation on spine. Textblocks have light age toning, previous owner’s name on front endpapers, foxing and brown marks on some pages.
Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1928. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, two vols.; VG-; quarter bindings of tan leather, boards in light green paper; spines with dark brown leather label, with gilt lettering and design; some shelf wear and soiling; small chips missing from vol. 1 label; cracks in both labels; wear to heads and tails of spines; shredding and bumping to corners; most pages in both volumes uncut; pages clean; shelved Case 5.
Springfield, MA: Gurdon Bill and Company, 1868. First Edition. Octavo, 429 pages; G+; full binding of brown cloth; spine with gilt lettering; some shelf wear, bumping, and rubbing resulting in loss of cloth at corners and top and bottom of spine; 2" split to cloth at the bottom edge of the front joint; beveled edges; beginnings of cracking to front hinge; previous owner's name at front free end paper; text block lightly age-toned and clean; EF consignment; shelved Case 1.
Norfolk, VA: Nusbaum Book and News Company, 1906. First Edition. Octavo, 314 pages; VG-; full binding of red cloth; spine with gilt lettering; moderate shelf wear; mild soiling to covers; wear to crown and tail of spine; front hinge split, back hinge starting; previous owner's name on front free end paper; moderate foxing to front end papers, mild foxing to pages; minor pencil underlining throughout; contains fold-out maps; previous owner's notes on back free end paper; shelved Case 1.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1934-1935. Octavo, 4 vols.; VG; in VG- red box; full bindings of red cloth; spines with gilt lettering and design; some wear and soiling to box, including dark stains at top; minor shelf wear and soiling to books; contains black and white illustrations and plates; pages clean; shelved above Loebs.
Atlanta, GA: National Publishing Company, 1870. First Edition. Octavo, 732 pages; VG-; full 20th century binding of gray cloth; spine with previous binding's label retained, with small chips missing from label; mild shelf wear; tanning to all pages; foxing to most pages, particularly at beginning and end of book; contains fold-out maps; pages else clean; EF consignment; shelved Case 1.
St. Louis, MO: R.P. Studley and Co., 1864. Booklet [5x8]; pp 44; G-/paperback; grayish tan spine without text; covers has modest wear to exterior; some chips to edges and corners; mild rubbing to joints; intact panels; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; mild creases to tail fore corners;.
Wendell: Broadfoot's Bookmark, 1982. Octavo; G- Hardcovers; Gray spines with Gold text; Boards strong, some separation between spines and textblocks, some edgewear, slight shelfwear, rubbing to corners; Textblocks are warped and water-stained save Volume 5, slight age toning, gray smudging along tail edge of textblocks, Volume 2 has foxing along fore edge, Volume 3 has foxing along fore edge, Volume 4 pages very stiff and stick together easily, foxing along fore edge, Volume 5 has foxing along fore edge; Volume 1 783 pp, Volume 2 807 pp, Volume 3 761 pp, Volume 4 772 pp, Volume 5 859 pp; 5 Volumes.
Gaithersburg, Maryland: Butternut Press, Inc., 1985. Facsimile reprint of 1896 edition inscribed by Author's Granddaughter. Hardcover octavo with dust jacket, both in Very Good + condition. Inscribed by author's granddaughter, Rosalie Goodhart Dietz, on second front endpaper. Also included is an invitation to meet the Mrs. Goodhart Dietz at a book signing. Otherwise no markings to text and pages are clean. Binding is tight. Minimal shelf wear. Dust jacket is nicely protected and maintained by a transparent mylar book jacket cover. Illustrated with B&W photos, illustrations, and maps throughout. 243 pp. All else is very good. - [Transferred from Dupont to Rockville 6/20/2016].
Mississippi Historical Society, 1916. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, red without print; Rebound boards in red cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block has cracked rear hinge, else clean and tight; Series and publisher information from penciled note on title page; paged 479-623, frontispiece (port.).
London: Dennis Dobson, 1974, 1975. First Edition. Octavo, these 2 vols. only; VG/VG-; spines blue and white with white lettering, and yellow and blue with black lettering, respectively; dust jackets protected with mylar coverings; prices cut; small chip missing from bottom edge of back cover of The Birth of the United States; fading to spine of Our Federal Union; pages clean; shelved Case 8.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1948. Limited Edition, #784/1000. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG; bound in publisher's dark blue cloth, paper label with black lettering to spines, wrapped in original glassine; housed in publisher's VG cardboard slipcase with paper label; signed by Sandburg on the limitation page, #784/1000; shelved case 1.
New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1966. First Edition. 4 Volumes; Octavo; 460/556/556/580 pages; G+/G; Dustjackets protected by mylar covers, fraying and open and closed tears along spine edges, fraying and small open tears at corners, sunning to spines, Volumes 1-3 some edgewear and shelfwear, Volume 4 moderate edgewear and shelfwear, creasing along spine and on front cover; Boards have some edgewear, some shelfwear, bumping to corners, Volume 2 has bumping along tail edge of front cover; Textblocks have slight age toning, Volumes 1-3 have two bookplates from previous owners; Shelved above WWII.
Chicago: The Craig Press, 1890. Octavo; pp 129; G; red spine with dark gilt lettering; very scarce; cloth shows rubbed and sunned exterior, some fraying to fore and spine edges, slight dampstaining toward edges, however boards intact; text block has darkened to fore edges due to age, slightly cocked spine first end paper is loose, cracking to front and rear hinges, interior light marks on page 129; else good;.
New-York: The Century Co., 1887. Quarto; 4 volumes; G-; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print on red and black banners, raised bands; Boards in brown leather, scuffing, surface tears to leather at edges, vols. 3 & 4 have torn front hinges with front board held in place only by binding string; Text blocks have marbled edges and endpapers, v. 1 has cracked rear hinge, binding of volumes is otherwise tight, clean text; Vol. I. (1887) xxiii, 750 pages; Vol. II. (1887) xx, 760 pages; Vol. III. (1888) xx, 752 pages; Vol. IV. (1888) xx, 829 pages; all vols. have frontispieces and b&w illustrations and maps. [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1872. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Brown fabric spine with gilded text. Boards have shelf wear, rubbing on edges, tears on spine edges, bumping on corners, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has light wear on edges and damp staining on bottom corner of edges, cracking on inner hinges, Ex-library bookplate on front paste down, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 272.
Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana State University Press, 1978. Limited Edition (314/500). Octavo, 444/454 pages; VG/VG; both volumes half bound in brown faux leather, spines have gilt lettering with a dark brown and gilt design of a soldier; bindings have minimal shelf wear; pages have brown coloring along the top edge; signed by the author on the limitation page of The 'Life of Johnny Reb'; housed in brown publisher's slipcase; See all six photos for details. If all photos aren't present due to upload restrictions, please contact seller for assistance Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X, on top of one of the wooden bookcases.
Solana Beach, CA: Verde Publishers, 1970. First Edition thus. Quarto, 229 pages; VG; light gray spine with dark gray lettering; light gray boards with gray-scale photo; chipped clear protective dust jacket; bumping to foot and crown of spine, shaken spine, staining to rear board; shelved in civil war.
Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1925. First Edition, Second Printing. Octavo, 313 pages; VG; full binding of navy cloth; spine with gilt lettering; mild shelf wear; small closed tear at head of spine; upper edge stained gray; mild foxing to fore edges; inscribed by Maurice at title page; contains fold-out maps; contains uncut pages throughout; pages clean; EF consignment; shelved Special Collections Room.
New York: Walter Neale, 1930. First Edition. Octavo, 484 pages; VG/VG; full binding of blue buckram; spine gray with blue lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar wrapping; mild tanning to dust jacket spine; mild shelf wear; slight wear to head and tail of book spine; inscribed by Stewart at front free end paper; contains black and white photo plates; pages clean; EF consignment; shelved Case 1.
New York, NY: The Review of Reviews Co., 1912. US Printing. Qto(s). VG-/ - no DJs. 10 VOLUME SET. spine are much yellowed along spine, with faded titling but discernible lettering at close proximity. roughened spine ends, edges and corners. superficial wear to the front boards, blind-stamped decoratively on each volume front board. Volume 1 - The Opening Battles, interior foxed some, 369 pp. Volume 2 - Two Years of Grim War, foxing present on final rear sheets, ffep, 353 pp, Volume 3 - The Decisive Battles, neat interior, 353 pp., Volume 4 - The Cavalry, 336 pp., Volume 5 - Forts and Artillery, fep binding visible slightly. 322 pp., Volume 6 - The Navies, 322 pp. Volume 7 - Prisons and Hospitals, lightly foxed rearmost sheets and ffep. 352 pp. Volume 8 - Soldier Life Secret Service, 383 pp. Volume 9 - Poetry and Eloquence of Blue and Gray, 353 pp. Volume 10 - Armies and Leaders, weakened front hinge, 358 pp. profusely illustrated among the decoratively bordered textblock sheets. head-edge of each volume in this set is gilded. as is. COMPLETE IN 10 VOLUMES.
Lynchburg, VA: H.E. Howard, Inc., 1990. First Edition; 385/1000. Octavo; VG-; gray spine with gilt text; first edition; no jacket; signed, limited, numbered copies; this is 385 of 1000; cloth has minimal exterior wear; strong boards; text block edges show slight wear; small date in ink to ffep; illustrated; interior clean; tight binding; pp 177; signed by author.
Atlanta: William R. Scaife, 1983. Large Octavo; pp 43; VG-; burgundy spine without text; no jacket; cloth has mild wear to exterior; silver titles and borders to front; strong, intact boards; text block show light shelf wear to exterior edges; patterned endpapers; interior clean; illustrated; signed by author;.
Falls Church, VA: Higher Education Publications, 2004. 700/900. Large Octavo; pp 302; VG/VG-; gray spine with yellow text; limited to 999 copies, this is no. 700; dust jacket has slight rubbing to edges; light wear to exterior; cloth is clean; strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; profusely illustrated; signed by author.
Waco, Texas: Hill Junior College Press, 1968. First Edition. 8vo., xii, 296pp.; VG; spine green cloth with gilt lettering; minor bumping to corners, head and tail of spine; INSCRIBED on ffep by Simpson; text block clean; interior clean; clippings of dust jacket loose in rear; NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcases next to Ephemera section.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2003. Limited Edition. Quarto, 267 pages; VG; bound in fine dark blue genuine leather with bright gilt spine title and gilt decorative motif on covers, front cover with a tipped-on glossy color-plate illustration; gilt text blocks; silk endpapers; silk ribbons; bookplate on verso of ffep; SIGNED on limitation page by Don Troiani; laid loose within is the certificate of authenticity; shelved easton press.
Lynchburg, VA: H.E. Howard, Inc., 1983. First Edition; 150/1000. Octavo; G+; gray spine with gilt text; first edition; no jacket; signed, limited, numbered copies; this is 150 of 1000; cloth shows slight tone toward exterior edges; mildly bumped tail fore corners; strong boards; text block edges show slight wear; illustrated; interior clean; tight binding; pp 89; inscribed and signed by author.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1915. First Edition. Octavo, 542 pages; VG-; spine of blue buckram, with gilt lettering; some shelf wear and soiling; three round stains from cups at front cover; corners bumped; mild wear to head and tail of spine; upper edge gilt; front and back hinges starting; previous owner's name at front free end paper; mild foxing; contains black and white photos; small stain on fore edge of pages 505 to back free end paper; pages clean; fold-out map at back, with closed tear; shelved Civil War G-L.
Norwalk: Easton Press, 1990. Collector's Edition. 3 Volumes; Includes Mr. Lincoln's Army, Glory Road, and Stillness at Appomattox; Octavos; 363/389/438 pages; VG-; Fully bound in Dark Blue leather with gilt lettering and detailing; Gilt textblock; Silk endpapers; Silk bookmark; Wear to gilt along edges of textblock; Shelved Front Window.
San Francisco/New York: Grabhorn Press/Random House, 1931. Limited Edition [#886/980]. 4to., 142 pp., VG-/no DJ; quarter-bound, gilt lettering to brown title label affixed to black cloth spine, blue paper boards; general shelfwear, bumping with material loss to corners of boards, star pattern to boards faded yet visible; age-toning and waving to text-block, beveled fore- and bottom-edges; ex libris bookplate to front paste-down; notations in pencil to bfep and back paste-down; very mild age-staining to front endpapers; SIGNED by Angelo stated to limitation page, No. 886 out of 980 copies, most of which were unsigned; shelved front table.
New York: American News Company, 1866. First Edition. Octavo, 447 pages; G+; fully bound in green cloth, spine has gilt lettering; binding has wear along the top and bottom edges with chipping at the top and bottom of the spine and fraying on the fore edge corners, spine has heavy rubbing and discoloration, has bumping on the fore edge corners; pages have age-toning and minor detachment from pages 192-215; has an ex libris plate on the inner front board; shelved civil war.