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.
Southern United States
St. Louis, MO: author, 1904. first edition. Oblong octavo in burgundy cloth hardcovers with gold letters; VG; boards with some soiling and discoloration; strong binding; paper slightly faded; dusty edges; contains 286 pages of full size photographs, with frontispiece in color; in good condition; shelved under Review Table or Alcove.
Hasting House: American Guide Series, 1941. Octavo. VG/no DJ - hardback. Age-toned brown spine with red text/title; boards are strong and mostly clean aside from some scattered light staining; stamp on the back pastedown; binding is strong but inner hinge is slightly loosened; moisture exposure staining on the fore-edge; textblock is clean. Pp. 746.
New York: The Viking Press, 1938. First edition. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Light green spine with white text; Boards have sunned spine, lightly rubbed exterior, edges and corners, otherwise the panels are sturdy; Text block has darkened slightly due to age, deckled fore edge, and shadow toning on pastedowns & end papers, and part of DJ taped to front pastedown, ex-library with pouches on rear pastedown with stamp on pp 17, slight pencil toward front, and front pastedown is cracking slightly from binding at hinge, but otherwise pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 545. Fold out map insert in rear pouch.
Rome: Sesquicentennial Committee of the City of Rome, 1986. revised edition. Small quarto; pp 240; VG-/G+; dark blue spine with white text; rubbing wear to head and tail edges, slight rubbing and sun fading to exterior; slight sunning to exterior cloth; light bumping to head fore corners, strong and clean panels; clean text block exterior and interior; quite good condition;.
Charlottesville, WV: University Press of Virginia, 1999. US Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG+. brown/white pictorial DJ, jacket rear, spine and front are widely illustrated, with DJ spine tilting in small white and red characters. black clothbound HC with a touch of wear, gilt-stamped titling, adjacent boards are thick and sturdy. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON RIGHT FEP. solidly bound, lightly read interior is free of marks. head, fore-edge and tail are smoothly clear. 275 pp. ISBN# 0813918847.
Hampton, Virginia: Virginia Numismatic Association, 1968, 1969. Mixed editions. Quarto; pp 237+265; G+/G; Beige spines with brown text; 2 volumes; numbered copies, vol. 1 is number 668 of 300 numbered copies starting with number 501; vol. 2 is number 186 of 1000 numbered copies; dust jackets have slight rubbing to exteriors, vol. 1 has tape mending to inside front, chipping to edges and corners, sticker to flaps, slight sun fading to exteriors; cloths have slight rubbing and scratches, slight sunning to exterior; text blocks show very slight wear to exterior edges, interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Franklin: Hillsboro Press, 2002. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Off-white spine with burgundy text; Dust jacket has slight wear such as slightly sunned spine, with otherwise unmarked exterior; Cloth has slight shelf wear with otherwise strong and clean panels; Text block shows very slight shelf wear on exterior edges, with otherwise clean pages with tight binding; pp 210. Signed by author.
Atlanta: Longstreet Press, 1996. First. Octavo; VG/VG; black spine, red/yellow/white text; jacket has rubbing on back, faint staining on spine, price clipped on front flap; boards are strong, minor wear along bottom edges; textblock has gift inscription on front endpaper, staining around edges on a few pages, otherwise clean; pp 390; inscribed by author on half title page.
Chevy Chase, Md: Posterity Press, 1999. INSCRIBED. Octavo; vg+/none; blue cloth spine with gilt lettering; front board, emblazoned with heraldic crest; endpapers, Wilson-Lowry Family Tree; INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR, title-page [name of recipient previously blackened]; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 299 pp.; photos and drawings; binding shaken; else very good.
New York: Columbia University, 1922. Octavo; VG/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth with gold print (original in wraps; contemporary rebinding), some spotting, bumps to lower outside corners, and bottom edges, wear to spine tail; Textblock clean and tight but for owner inscription in ink on front endpaper, ink marking on rear endpaper; 239 pages, 1 leaf of plates, illustrated, graphs.
Waco: Heritage Society of Waco, 1955. Thin Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Off-white spine w/o text; Boards have slightly sunned exterior with minimal shelf wear just slight rubbing, otherwise has clean, sturdy panels; Text block is slightly age toned with previous owners' names on front pastedown and end paper, otherwise pages are clean and intact.
Savannah: Behive Press, 1973. Octavo; G/G-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, tan with white print; DJ has edgewear, tear at top of spine (taped closed), tear at top of front flap fold, spotting/smudging, creasing to front; Boards in tan paper and green cloth with gold print, bottom edges and top rear corner bumped, slight wear to spine caps; Textblock has spotting to top edge and title page, name in ink on inside of front flyleaf, slight amount of ink annotation throughout; xxiv, 534 pages, frontispiece, illustrated.
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: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1930. Octavo; good-/no dust jacket; green cloth spine with faded text; boards, shelf wear, bumping; small tears along the spine; spotting to front board; age-toning to spine and rear board; text block, clean; edges, browned; illus.: B/W sketches; 348pp. --Ex Library markings (Takoma Branch, Washington, DC Public Library); else good.
Athens, GA: The University of Georgia Press, 1987. US Printing. thick 8vo. VG/VG light shades of watercolor, blue/green, yellow and pink stripe the DJ spine, titling in black and author in dark blue. jacket front is an extension of the spine design, full titling in upper right corner. toning to wide inner flaps. tan clothboumnd HB with stamped black titles, and a peach beige cloth covers both adjacent panels, trim corners and above average shape. light tan fep/ffep. solidly bound, voluminous, and gently read interior has no marks or writing and features maps and figures as illustrations. thick unblemished outer edges. 673 pp. ISBN# 0820308978.
New York: Random House, 1994. Octavo; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, green and gold with tan print; DJ clean and bright, half covered by added DJ promoting movie tie-in with a slight tear to spine; Boards in black paper and black cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Textblock clean and tight, author's inscription on half-title page; 388 pages.
Richmond: The William Byrd Press, Inc. 1930. 8vo., 337pp.; VG-; bound in maroon cloth, spine maroon with faded gilt lettering, bright gilt lettering on front board; small stains to spine, mild wear to corners, head and tail of spine; inscription on front pastedown; ffep slight loose at gutter; sections uncut; interior clean; fore and lower edges of text block deckled; contains a list of 17th century physicians, appendix of John Banister's catalogue of seventeenth century Virginia plants, and an index in rear; shelved colonial history or Virginia.
Georgia: Mercer, 1985. Octavo; VG/VG-; White spine with dark blue text. DJ has general shelf wear, age toned spine, closed tear on front bottom edge; Boards have minor white staining on bottom edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has personal inscription by author on front end paper, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 239.
Morgantown, WV: The Acme Publishing Company, 1910. Quarto: G-/no-DJ: Navy blue spine with gold text: Boards have general shelfwear, rubbing in multiple spots including on spine, some soiling, curling and fraying of corners, boards have begun to separate from textblock at joints, sticker on spine: Textblock has darkened with age, ex library with former library stamps on head and tail edges, front free page has name of previous owner and imprinted bookplate, all pages have age toning and foxing along perimeter: 481 pp.
Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, 1985. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; Brown spine with white lettering; Jacket has some general wear to the edges and the corners; Boards and binding are strong; Text block is bright and clean; 58 pages. NOTE: Book has been inscribed by the author. Inscription reads "To my good friend (Alponse Smith?) with cordial regards, Cleanth"
Baton Rouge, LA: Lousiana State University Press, 1978. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; Tan spine with red and black text; DJ has some stains on the back, minor edgewear, small closed tears on the bottom edge of front cover; Boards strong, corners sharp, very minor stain near the top of front pastedown, some edgewear around tail; Text block very clean, 438 pp.
New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1997. Octavo; First Printing; VG-/VG; Ex-Library; Hardcover w/ DJ; Spine, black with white print; DJ in mylar, clean and bright; Boards in black paper with gold print, slight smudge on front and on back, slight wear to spine caps, otherwise clean and strong; Textblock has library stamp on top edge, front endpapers, and title page, catalog card pasted onto front endpaper, corner crease on page 3 otherwise text is clean and tight; xii, 452 page, illustrated.
Baton Rouge and London: Louisiana State University Press, 1978. reprint. Small octavo; VG-/no-DJ; dark brown spine with gilt text; published for the Louisiana American Revolution Bicentennial Commission; covers have slight shelf wear; panels are sturdy & intact; text block has minimal shelf wear; text pages are clean with tight binding; pp 367.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1987. First Edition. Octavo; vg+/vg; dj, cream spine with pictorial surrounded by gray text; dj [protective cover], light shelf wear; HB, orange spine with gold text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; ex libris name plate, front pastedown; text block, clean; --An anthology of the author's of Novels, Short Stories and Poetry. ---SIGNED by Mr. Chappell on the title page.
Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1949. Second printing. Octavo; pp 328; VG-/G; Reddish-brown/navy spine with ivory text; dust jacket has slight sunning to exterior, slight chipping to corners and edges, price clipping to front flap, covered with mylar; cloth has clean, strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges, previous owner's name to ffep, interior has light pencil toward mid text;.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1972. First Book Club Edition. 8vo., 288 pp., VG/VG-; white DJ, tan and blue lettering to spine; general wear/mild age-toning to covers, "CONROY" in tan lettering to spine faded yet legible; chipping and closed tears to head and tail of spine; chipping with slight material loss to corners, creasing to fore-edges of covers; "Book Club Edition" stated to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; red cloth boards, white lettering to spine; bumping/chipping to head and tail of spine; mild wear to boards; age-toning/scattered foxing to text-block, beveled fore-edge; shelved Case 13.
New York: Carleton, Publisher, 1866. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with white print; Rebound, boards of brown paper and black cloth, title written in white ink on spine, wear to outside corners and spine caps, smudging, some rubbing, bump to front cover, torn spine head cap; Textblock damaged at top front spine edge, smudging and slight bumps to front edge, spotting/foxing throughout, vendor label on rear endpapers, binding tight; Full sub-title "Embracing details and incidents in his captivity, particulars concerning his health and habits, together with many conversations on topics of great public interest"; x, 377 pages.
New York: Francis P. Harper, 1898. 2nd Edition. Octavo; pp 486; G; light green spine with silver lettering; Full title - The History of the Fall of Fort Sumter being an inside history of the affairs in South Carolina and Washington, 1860-1, and the conditions and evens in the South which brought on the Rebellion: The Genesis of the Civil War; cloth shows minor wear to exterior and corners, beige spotting to rear board, slight fraying to head and tail spine edges, however boards intact; text block has darkened slight to fore edges, tape mends to pastedowns and end papers at hinges, slight cracking to binding at pp 104-5, shadow toning to end papers; interior clean;.
Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1980. first. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Dark red spine with off-white text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has slightly rubbed exterior with some minor edge wear; Price clipped front flap; Cloth has very slight shelf wear, some light spotting at tail edge with otherwise strong and intact panels; Text block shows very slight shelf wear on exterior edges with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 257. Inscribed.
Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1982. first edition. Octavo; G/G; red, blue & off-white spine with black text; 2 volumes: 1 - The Deep Waters of the Proud and 2 - Stand in the Day of Battle; dust jackets are covered with mylar plastic; exteriors are lightly age toned with minor wear at corners; v. 1 has price clipped front flap; cloth spines with paper boards which are lightly sunned but clean & intact; text blocks shows some wear on exterior edges such as light smudges on fore & tail edges of v. 2; previous embossed stamp on half title page; deckled fore edges; binding is intact and pages are unmarked; pp 316+359.
New York: Scribners, 1976. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Cream spine with red text; DJ has light discoloration around edges/edgewear; Boards strong, minor rubbing to spine and corners, few marks on rear board; Textblock shows stain on upper fore edge, small spots on exterior head, interior clean; 325pp.
New Orleans: Christian Woman's Exchange, 1980. First edition. Quarto, 98pp. Hardcover with dust jacket in VG/VG condition. ---Spine is white with black text. Light bumping and shelf-wear. Dust jacket is bright and clean, encased in a protective mylar covering. Light edge-wear to head of dust jacket spine. Small area of sticker residue to back panel of dust jacket. No markings or creases to the text. Binding is sturdy.