Henning Borek, Publisher. Quarto; G+/no-DJ; Dark red spine binders with gold text; 2 Volumes; Slipcases are red with split head edge and front tail edge is slightly cracking of one case, as is; Covers are unmarked and fully intact; Text blocks are clean but missing maps 1-15, but 16-31 are present, as is. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1881,1882,1883,1884,1887,1903,1906,1907, Mixed editions. Small Octavo; VG; Navy blue spines with gilt text; 16 volumes: The Antietam and Fredericksburg F.W. Palfrey], pp 228; The March to the Sea-Franklin and Nashville [Jacob D. Cox], pp 265; The Virginia Campaign of 1864 and 1865 [A.A. Humphreys], pp 451; The Mississippi [F.V. Greene], pp 276; The Army Under Pope [John C. Ropes], pp 229; The Blockade and the Cruisers, [J.R. Soley] pp 257; Chancellorsville and Gettysburg [A. Doubleday], pp 243; From Fort Henry to Corinth [M.F. Forge], pp 204; The Gulf and Inland Waters [A.T. Mahan], pp 267; The Outbreak of Rebellion [John G. Nicolay], pp 220; The Shenandoah Valley in 1864 [George E. Pond], pp 287; The Peninsula [Alexander S. Webb], pp 219; Statistical Record [Frederick Phisterer], pp 343; The Army of the Cumberland [Henry M. Cist], pp 289; Atlanta [Jacob D. Cox], pp 274; The Atlantic Coast [Daniel Ammen], pp 273; cloths have slight rubbing to exterior and edges, corners and spine edges lightly faded, boards are strong and intact; text blocks have slight darkening to exterior edges, previous owner's book plates and names to pastedowns and end papers, 3 inch tear to front end paper of The Army Under Pope; interiors unmarked; SHELVED IN AISLE 9; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Alexandria: Time Life Book Company, 1991. Small Quarto; VG/no-DJ; Brown spine with gilt text; 3 volumes; Slipcase is clean with sturdy, intact panels; Boards have minimal shelf wear, all are clean with strong, intact panels; Text blocks are clean with tight bindings; pp 951. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Metropolitan Art Association, 1914. Octavo; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, tattered corners and spine caps, hinge tear to top of front, small hole in hinge to center of front, shelfwear; Text block has hinge tear along front and rear endpapers, pencil annotation throughout; compilation of five auction catalogs titled: Part I, Lincolniana, first section; Part II, Thackerayana; Part III, Civil War; Part IV, Lincolniana, second section; Part V, Lincolniana, thirds section, the portrait collection; Cover title: Lambert Catalogue; various pagings, illustrated.
Harrisburg: The National Historical Society, 1980. republished. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; light gray spine with silver text; cloth has slight wear on exterior; originally published in 1863, this copy was republished in 1980; panels are strong & intact; text block has slight wear on exterior edges; text pages are unmarked; previous owner's embossed stamp on title page & page 19; binding is tight; quite good condition; pp 420.
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: Harper & Brothres, 1866. Very Scarce; Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Brown fabric spine with gilded text. Boards have wear, rubbing on edges, bumping on corners, age toned spine, soiling, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has age toned spine, cracking on inner hinges, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 374.
Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1958. Signed; Octavo; VG/VG-; Blue spine with white text. DJ has shelf wear, rubbing and chipping on edges; Boards have age toned spine, apart from that, binding, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting, front end paper is signed by editor; pp 210.
Wilmington, North Carolina: Broadfoot Publishing Company, 1993. Reprinted. Large Octavo; pp 250; VG-/G+; Dark yellow spine with brown text; originally published in 1963 by Riling & Lentz, Philadelphia; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior, slight sunning to exterior; cloth has slight sunning to exterior, minimal wear to edge; text block shows very slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; quite good condition;.
Wilmington, North Carolina: Broadfoot Publishing Company, 1993. Reprinted. Small Quarto; pp 198; VG/VG-; Red/gray spine with white text; dust jacket has minor scratches to exterior, slight wear to exterior and edges; cloth has light shelf wear to exterior, some rubbing to edges; text block shows very slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Falls Church: Albaugh, Willam A.; Simmons, Edward N. 1955. Published Privately. Octavo; Published privately; G; Paperback; Spine, yellow without print; Cover has tears at spine caps exposing binding, surface tear to rear, slight stains, spotting, smudging, mild creasing; Text block beginning to separate from cover in rear, else clean and tight; 105 pages, illustrated.
Boston: James Redpath, 1863. First Edition. Slim duodecimo (7' tall) 102pp in green cloth boards. Alcott family ownership indicated in ink on second blank page: "April 25th 1864/Mercy G Alcott's/Book /Wolcott/New Haven County/Conn--" Jedediah Gaylord Alcott, husband (and possibly cousin?) to Mercy Gaylord Alcott, was first cousin to Amos Bronson Alcott, Louisa May Alcott's father. Ad at rear of book announcing Wendell Phillips's Speeches at $2.50, not $2.25. VG/No DJ: minor shelfwear and edgewear, spine sunned, some ink spots on exterior of boards, minor age-toning to edges of text block and interior, front paste-down and ffep bear writing indicating this book once belonged to "Lydia S. Wilcox"; stamp on front paste-down with "M.S. Wilcox 490" in gilt text; touches of foxing, advertisement at rear of book lists Speeches at $2.50, but the .50 is crossed out with ink and .25 is written next to it in two places. Binding strong, text clean. A wonderful association copy of Alcott's Hospital Sketches. [Spine is dark green and has gilt text. Shelved in Case 1 - US History - Civil War].
Dayton, OH: Press of Morningside Bookshop, 1977. Octavo: VG/no-DJ hardcover: Gray spine with black text: Boards are strong and clean, rubbing to edges with some fraying at corners and head and tail of spine, binding solid: Textblock is age toned else clean: Facsimile reprint of the 1907 edition: 634 pp.
New York: Clarkson N. Potter, Inc,/Publishers, 1977. First edition. Small Quarto; pp 135; G-/Poor; Sun faded blue spine with red text; dust jacket has severe wear to exterior; cloth has slight sunning to exterior, chipping to corners; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges, slight smudges to fore edge of pp 29-30;.
Kearny, NJ: Belle Grove Publishing Co. 2002. US Printing. oversize 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. maroon glossy HC with small bright white titling down spine. b/w illustrations highlight the maroon cover and centered white text fills the rear panel. SIGNED BY EDITOR ON TITLE PAGE. bright white edges, smooth all sides. above average condition, inside and out. 272 pp. ISBN# 1883926157.
New York: Vintage, 1989. first thus; signed by coauthor. Octavo, VG/none, in black and white wraps; spine is white with black and brown title. Shelfwear; corners slightly bumped; minor crease in front cover; minor age-darkening of pages and wraps; minor soiling from removal of price sticker on back cover; POS on inside of front cover; signed by Nancy Scott Anderson (co-author) on half-title. ISBN 0394759850.
Rouzerville: W. Craig Angle, 1992. First printing. Octavo; VG/G; White spine with black text; Dust jacket has slight fraying at fore corners and spine edges & minor wear at other edges, exterior has rubbing along fore edges, but still intact; Boards have clean exterior with strong & sturdy panels; Text block is clean with tight binding; pp 354. Signed by author.
Gaithersburg, MD: Butternut Press, 1984. Facsimile Reprint. Octavo; VG/No jacket as issued; Green leather spine with gilt lettering, gilt design and title on front board; Boards are straight with some very light wear and rubbing to the corners and edges; Binding is tight; One smudge at outer upper corner; Previous owner's bookplate on front paste down; Interior and rest of text block is bright and clean; A facsimile reprint of the Selby & Dulany 1867 original. 408 pages and index.
Glendale, CA: The Barbe Associates, 1949. First Edition. 8vo. VG/VG. solid ivory DJ spine with centered uppercase black lettering for title, short band and author last name, blank length followed by publisher close to tail in tiny black characters. front DJ panel is half-ivory with a large yellow stain in upper right, titles in large, bold black, followed by author full name and engraving in black. slender, blank ivory inner flaps. ivory white clothbound HB spine and panel boards with embossed dark blue title close to tip of spine, followed by author last name and publisher embossed in tiny blue uppercase publisher. front and rear are an unmarked white, ivory endsheets. light beige text interior, no markings and lightly red quality. 470 pp.
New York, Washington, Atlanta, and Hollywood: Vantage Press, Inc. 1976. First Printing/SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Octavo. VG+/VG+. Yellow dustjacket with black lettering. Corners and spine ends of boards bumped and rubbed. Corresponding areas of gently age-toned dustjacket softened and abraded. Superficial scuffing across jacket covers. Author has SIGNED and INSCRIBED this copy on ffep. Letter to the author from U.S. Capitol Historical Society also tipped in. ISBN na.
Huntington, WV: Blue Acorn Press, June 1999. Second Printing. Qto. VG/VG-. tall navy glossy DJ spine, beige uppercase lettering and mid-spine pictorial segment, separated by red bands; publisher at tail. partially illustrated jacket front and rear with beige titling and white text. light edgewear to outer DJ. navy clothbound HB with stamped fold titling. few superficial marks to front board. illustrated with 465 wartime photographs. with timeline and scanned drawings and documents. white edges, fore-edge a touch smudged and with yellow stain. binding strong, 481 pp. ISBN#1885033168. ISBN# 1885033168.
Lynchburg, VA: H. E. Howard, n.d. . Limited First Edition [#312/1000]. Octavo, 108 pages, VG-/VG-; white DJ, golden yellow lettering: light age-toning/mild wear/scattered light fingerprint marks and other minor imperfections to covers of DJ, lettering (especially text to back cover) affected yet clear and legible; sticker to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; navy blue cloth boards, gold lettering: very light soiling to covers, very mild edgewear; light age-toning mostly to top, minor scattered foxing to text-block; signed by pinterior clean; ex-libris bookplate to front paste-down; INSCRIBED by Bearrs to previous owner, dated 12/15/95; SIGNED by Bearss to limitation page, No. 312 of 1000 signed and numbered copies stated to limitation page, "1st Edition" stated to title page; shelved Case 1.
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.
Dayton, Ohio: Morningside House, Inc. 1985, 1986. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; blue spine with gilt text; 3 volumes: vol. 1 - Vicksburg is the Key, pp 769; vol. 2 - Grant Strikes a Fatal Blow, pp 689; vol. 3 - Unvexed to the Sea, pp 742; cloths are clean, light sunning to exteriors, strong boards; text blocks show minimal wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
USA: Little, Brown and Company, 1975. First Edition. squarish, small Qto. VG/VG-. powder blue DJ spine strip and basic panel background. spinal lettering is an ornate ivory script from exposure, pale pink author and ivory publisher. severely chipped and worn at tip; tail end has moderate wear, just as the remainder of the perimeter and scuffing DJ corners leaves some abraded HB cloth visible. some brown staining to upper portion of jacket rear. price-clipped front inner flap. age-toning along fore-edge folds and upper perimeter of inner flaps. medium blue clothbound HB, stamped with small ornate title, and author, editor, owner and publisher in silver-- between decorative stamped bands and band with scrollwork. enlarged ornate titling stamped and centered on front panel within double bordered frame with decorative scrolled cornices and more. matching decorative maps endsheets. clear ivory stock, profusely illustrated with with original pencil sketches and wash drawings by the author, 74 of which are in full color and presented printed on ivory. tightly bound and clear, HB in excellent shape. smooth and ivory edges. OWNED & SIGNED BY HAYNES JOHNSON ON HALF-TITLE PAGE-- PULITZER-PRIZE WINNING WRITER AND HISTORIAN. 298 pp. ISBN # 0316088330.
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran and Company, 1928. Limited First Edition [#79/201]. large 8vo., 377 pp., VG-; tan paper boards, spine age-toned a darker brown, dark brown lettering to spine clear and legible; scattered foxing mostly towards hinges, pencil mark towards bottom right corner of front board; purple top to text-block; very occasional minor imperfections to interior; SIGNED by Benét to limitation page, No. 79 of 201 copies; First Edition stated to copyright page; housed in brown slipcase with moderate wear, maroon paper title label with off-white lettering affixed to front cover of slipcase; shelved Case 1.
Boston: Coburn Publishing, 1900. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Blue fabric spine with white text. Boards have shelf wear, bumping on corners, rubbing on edges and rear, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has closed tear on front end paper, age toned, tiny cracking on front hinges, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 337.
Caldwell: The Caxton Printers, LTD, 1966. Octavo. VG/VG- DJ. Dark blue DJ spine with b/w illustration above the mid-spine centered main title in white; Dustjacket has minor tears and at the corners and near the spine; tears at the corners of the dustjacket are more prominent but none are larger than 1 inch; some edgewear noted around the the spine and creases along the corners of the dustjacket; dustjacket is also price clipped on the inner flap; board is strong and clean; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 333.
New York, NY: Greenwood Press, Publishers, 1968. Second Edition, Revised and Enlarged; First Greenwood Reprinting. 8vo. VG+/- no DJ. pale blue clothbound HB with small black label at head for tiny metallic titles and tiny metallic publisher just above foot. front board has a large metallic emblem emblazoned at center panel. ivory textblock is tightly bound with clean sheets. interior includes illustrations and maps. this volume is in lightly handled, above average condition. 362 pp. crisp fold out maps are the rearmost section.
Cambridge and London: Harvard University Press, 2003. first. Octavo; VG/VG; Black/green spine with red & off-white text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has slight wear on exterior which is otherwise clean and intact; Cloth is lightly sunned with minor edge wear with sturdy, clean and intact panels; Text block exterior has light wear due to handling but has unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 360.
Wilmington: Broadfoot Publishing Company, 1987. reprinted. Octavo; G+/no-DJ paperback; green spine with black & white text; map folded & attached at rear; covers have slight wear due to handling; exterior is intact with clean & sturdy panels; text block is lightly ivory toned w/light wear due to handling; pages are unmarked w/ tight binding; quite good condition; pp 184.
Westland, MI: Penniman Books, 2013. First Edition. 8vo. VG+/VG+. DJ spine and front jacket are illustrated with hues of golden yellow, tan and brown, hills and field with cannons as battlefield guns. titling is in the foreground of the wide illustration and white outlined orange uppercase capitals for title and small, full white author above tiny orange publisher. further enhanced jacket cover shows enlarged, repeated titling centered below upper edge and again at bottom edge. striking cover design. HB medium auburn brown leatherette, neat and panels both very smooth and sturdy. endsheets are unmarked and interior textblock clear and excellent. 215 pp. ISBN# 9781929974016.
Campbell, California: Savas Woodbury Publishers, 1996. First Hardcover Edition. Octavo, xxii-575 pages. Hard cover with dust jacket. Very good/Very good. Tight binding. Text and pages are clean and unmarked. Light shelf wear to boards. Light shelf wear to dust jacket, but still very good and is wrapped in a protective brodart for added protection. Blue spine with text in white. Shelve with Civil War.
Philadelphia, PA: Zeigler, McCurdy & Co. 1867. First Edition. 8vo., 799pp.; VG-; bound in brown cloth, blind stamping front board, gilt lettering to spine; some fading to spine; mild age-toning and foxing to pages; upper corner of text block has some mouse chewing marks; mild shelfwear; shelved case 1.
Baltimore, Maryland: Butternut and Blue, n.d. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 333; VG/no-DJ; burgundy spine with gilt text; originally published in 1931, this reprint is undated; cloth has minimal wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges, previous owner's embossed stamp to half-title page; interior clean;.
Philadelphia: George W. Childs, 1862. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Dark green fabric spine with gilded text. Boards have wear, rubbing on edges, bumping on corners, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has light wear on edges, sticker residue on front paste down, age toned, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 458.