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1 ACTS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF VIRGINIA. PASSED AT THE EXTRA SESSION
Wheeling 1862 
108pp. First ed. top cover loose. Tp foxed. Top free corner w/ damp stain increasing towards rear. Shetler 811. not found per OCLC, (2 7 18 ) (5980858503) 
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2 CONFEDERATE VETERAN.

A 12-p. typed index of specifically WV topics, by campaign or battle, incl. battle of Phillipi, Carrick's Ford, WV Campaign, Carnifax Ferry, Fayetteville, Scary Creek, Greenbrier, Gauley, Laurel Hill, Rich Mountain, & Cheat Mountain. Facs Only. (248637054) 
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3 (Burrage, Henry Sweetser, ed) HISTORY OF THE THIRTY-SIXTH REGIMENT MASSACHUSETTS VOLUNTEERS 1862 - 1865
Boston 1888 
405pp. First ed. Good and solid, beveled edges, gilt very legible. Some scrapes to covers. Dorn MBCW Mass 313. Nevins I, 129. This group part of 14th Corps. (5951300073) 
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4 (Lee, Robert E.) SOUVENIR: LEE MONUMENT UNVEILING MAY 29TH 1890 (cover title)
Richmond (1890) 
96pp. Oblong, paper covers (bkstrp well frayed). Top front corner crease. For the great statue on Richmond's Monument Ave. Many full page ads (some illust). Speeches, poems, messages, etc. Our colleague John Thompson notes OCLC locates copies in seven libraries. Laid in is a reunion ribbon for Company D Virginia 3rd Infanty. (5829948546) 
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5 (Lee, Robert) General Assembly of Virginia Ceremonies (at the) Unveiling of the Statue of General Robert Edward Lee
Richmond 1932 Large 4to 
8pp. 1st and only edition, vg in heavy, embossed paper covers, text tied with grape thread (Inside joke: the GA issued 8 of these honoring Va. born Presidents each with blue thread: I suppose they thought Marse Robert might not like blue thread on his program.). (6032646492) 
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6 (Price, William T.) MEMORIALS OF EDWARD HERNDON SCOTT, MD.
Singers Glen, VA 1873 
29(1)pp. (1974 reprint by Jim Presgraves, Wytheville, VA). Confederate soldier's memoirs; served w/MO & Valley of VA Divisions, as well as McNeill's Rangers. Later a doctor. Not in Dornbusch. Lt bds, fine. ISBN 1-933607-71-8 (38525365) 
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7 (Richmond Howitzers) CONTRIBUTIONS TO A HISTORY OF THE RICHMOND HOWITZER BATTALION. PAMPHLET #4.
Richmond 1886 
64pp. First ed. PRISON DIARY (Creed T. Davis) & extracts from order book of the 1st Co. Richmond Howitzers. V.g. (wrps with edge chips). This is the 4th of the four vols issued in the series which a southern colleague mistakenly attributes to Carlton McCarthy. While Mr. Mac might have assisted & certainly was the listed publr, these four pamphlets, issued over three years, were probably no more authored or ed. by McCarthy than the Donnelley Corp. could be called the author of a Sears-Roebuck Cat. Dornbusch, MBCW 1116. Only copy of this pamphlet on line at one fifty. Military. Virginia. (136154874) 
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8 (Twain, Mark) (Clemens, Samuel L.) THE GALAXY, VOLUME X, JULY 1870 TO JANUARY 1871.
NY 1870 
888pp. Recent black cl., v.g. (one stamp on t.p.).Title page loose, edge frayed. This vol. contains six contribution by Twain(Memoranda), plus his famous Map of Paris, a grand spoof in great style. (4757301465) 
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9 (Wright, David M.) "EXPUNGED FROM THE RECORD." DAVID MINTON WRIGHT, M.D., 1809-1863.
Mexico City 1925 
8pp. First ed. Lt bds, fine. Dr. Wright, pre-CW, a Unionist, allied w/VA, practiced medicine, participated in a shooting fracas where a Union Lt was killed, was tried & hanged in Portsmouth, VA. The City Council toadied to the Yanks w/a resolution of condemnation which stayed on the record until 1901. I question whether actually printed in Mexico 'City. Not in Dornbusch, MBCW. OCLC locates one copy in Virginia. (3103537094) 
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10 Adams, W. H. Davenport Farragut and Other Great Commanders
NY and London (1885) 
465, w/several full p. ilustpp. Appears to be first edition, V.G. Bkstrp gilt very legible. Paper is more brittle than usual. (6025439094) 
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11 Barondess, Benjamin LINCOLN'S COOPER INSTITUTE SPEECH.
NY 1953 
23pp. Wrps, cancelled lib. stamp lower free corner front wrp. Ltd to 300 copies. A second ed. ptd 1954.Appears to be 1859 Military. Presidential. (3508559025) 
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12 Blackford, Susan LETTERS FROM LEE'S ARMY.
NY 1947 
312pp. First ed., v.g. (3397676883) 
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13 Carter, Robert Goldthwaite (Foreword by Frank Vandiver) FOUR BROTHERS IN BLUE OR SUNSHINE AND SHADOWS OF THE WAR OF THE REBELLION A STORY OF THE GREAT CIVIL WAR FROM BULL RUN TO APPOMATTOX
Austin 1978 
537pp. First ptd 1913 (interesting story on that ed). Fine in fine unclipt dj. Howes C 191; Nevins I, p. 67. (5954012970) 
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14 Chesterman, W. D. Guide to Richmond and the Battlefields
Richmond, VA 1881 c6x5" 
66(6, ads)pp. Ist and only ed. Extra good in paper wrps. Sev. full-p illust. Partially unopened. Copies on line to one seventy five. (6032767965) 
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15 Chesterman, W. D. James River Tourist
Richmond, VA 1878 16m0 
51, 57-69.pp. 1st and only edition, covers good but chipt at both free corners. Fold map has corner chip, not affecting image. Text v.g. No copies on line. (6032808456) 
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16 Connor, H.G. JOHN ARCHIBALD CAMPBELL, 1811-1889. Annual Address... Ala. State Bar Assoc.
Birmingham, AL 1917 
54pp. AUTOGRAPHED by author (although a customer did ask if it were signed by Campbell (!). GA attorney who served as Confederate cabinet officer. Several penciled typo corrections. Very light age soil to wrps. (248641311) 
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17 Davis, Charles E. Jr. THREE YEARS IN THE ARMY. THE STORY OF THE THIRTEENTH MASSACHUSETTS VOLUNTEERS FROM JULY 16, 1861, TO AUGUST 1, 1864
Boston 1894 
476pp. Near fine in union blue, all gilt bright, corners sharp. Rubbed spot on both cover free edges. Nevins I, 79. Copies on line to three hundred. (5951178600) 
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18 Davis, William C. BRECKINRIDGE STATESMAN SOLDIER SYMBOL
Baton Rouge (1974) 
xxii,687pp. First ed. Fine in vg clipt dj. With Bell I. Wiley's AUTOGRAPH, but INSCRIBED and SIGNED to another person by author. Only copy on line [signed, dj, first] offered at two seventy five. (5948506194) 
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19 Derry, Joseph T. STORY OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES
Harrisonburg, VA 1996 
453pp. First ptd 1895. As new, illus. cvr. Military. (4255577484) 
Price: 19.50 USD
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20 Deutrich, Mabel E. (comp.) RECORDS OF THE OFFICE OF THE CHIEF SIGNAL OFFICER.
DC 1963 4to 
v,26pp. Wrps, v.g. Not net. National Archives Preliminary Inventories #155. Over 100 entries. Spanish American War. (4989760296) 
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