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Many of our Biblio booksellers offer antique and rare Civil War books that would add great value to your book collection. Some of these books go into great detail about the American Civil War, and some these selections include maps and posters from the Civil War era. Browse our collection of rare Civil War books for your next great find.



THE SOLDIER IN OUR CIVIL WAR A Pictorial History of the Conflict, 1861-1865, Illustrating the Valor of the Soldier As Displayed on the Battle-Field - Two Volumes Complete by Mottelay, Paul F. (Ed. )

NY: J. F. Brown Publishing Company. Good+ with no dust jacket. 1884. First Edition. Hardcover. Folios; Three quarter leather over gold decorated cloth; Rubs at edges with slight loss at spine ends, small moisture mark at extreme upper corner of Volume I...

From Gravelly Run Antiquarians

$650.00


Jefferson Davis (Three Volume Set) by Hudson Strode

This is a three volume set. American Patriot has slate gray cloth spine, black boards; light rubbing and a few spots of white discoloration to both boards, silver and dark orange stamping to front board and spine remains bright. Burgundy top edge; slight ...

From Revue & Revalued Books

$200.00


THE MILITARY ANNALS OF TENNESSEE: CONFEDERATE: First Series. Embracing a Review of Military Operations, with Regimental Histories and Memorial Rolls, Compiled from Original and Official Sources by Lindsley, John Berrien. M.D., D,D. (1822-1897.)

Nashville: : J. M. Lindsley & Co, Publishers,, 1886.. Very good condition overall in original brown cloth stamped with black decorations, gilt lettering on the spine and a gilt panel on the front cover. Some fraying to the ends of the spine, and bump...

From Bookfever.com, IOBA

$1,000.00


FINAL REPORT ON THE BATTLEFIELD OF GETTYSBURG (3 VOL SET) New York At Gettysburg by William F Fox; Daniel Edgar Sickles; New York (State). Monuments Commission for the Battlefields of Gettysburg and Chattanooga

J. B. Lyon Company, 1/1/1900. Hardcover. Very Good. 3 volume set. 28 cm. Suitable for a gift. Blue cloth. J.B. Lyon, 1900 printing. Includes maps in front pockets. Clean, unmarked pages. Good binding and cover. Hardcover. Only volume 3 in original clot...

From SequiturBooks

$122.50


The Photographic History of the Civil War In Ten Volumes [Complete set] by Francis Trevelyan Miller

New York: Review of Reviews Company, 1911. First Edition. Cloth. Very good. A very good first edition, complete ten volume set. Blue cloth with gilt title stamping on spine. Shelf wear on head and tail of all volumes. Top edges gilt. Bindings slightly s...

From Uncommon Works, IOBA

$950.00


PHOTO ALBUM WITH CARTE-DE-VISTES AND TINTYPES by Grant, Ulysses S

A nice leather album with photographs both carte-de-viste and tintypes featuring an early and scarce Ulysses S. Grant image, two relatives who served Co. A Regiment, New Hampshire Vol. Infantry(with family notes) and other family members [Photography] B...

From Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB

$1,500.00


HISTORY OF THE CIVIL WAR 1861-65 AND THE CAUSES THAT LED UP TO THE by LOSSING, Benson J

1912. BRADY, Mathew B.. LOSSING, Benson J. A HISTORY OF THE CIVIL WAR 1861-65 AND THE CAUSES THAT LED UP TO THE GREAT CONFLICT ... WITH FAC-SIMILE PHOTOGRAPHIC REPRODUCTIONS OF THE OFFICIAL WAR PHOTOGRAPHS TAKEN AT THE TIME BY MATHEW B. BRADY. 16 VOLUME...

From Boston Book Company

$250.00


Two Years on the Alabama by Sinclair, Arthur

1895 Lee and Shepard first edition. 344 pages. Uncommon, as a true first edition. Sinclair was a Lieutenant aboard the CSS Alabama, a Confederate States war ship. The book provides a narrative history of one of the Confederacy's most famous naval vessel...

From Harpo Speaks

$125.00


1865 Civil War Discharge of Mathias Schetzlea ( Matthias Schetzler ), Private, 150th Regiment of Indiana Infantry, SIGNED by Samuel M. Whitside : Together with 1879 U.S. Dept. of the Interior Pension Bureau Entitlement Document to His Widow, Frances Sch

Stevenson Station, Virginia: United States Army, 1865. Civil War discharge paper SIGNED "Samuel M. Whitside, 1st Lieut. 6th U.S. Cav., Army of the Shenandoah" as the discharging officer. Samuel M. Whitside served from 1858-1902 as a U.S. Cavalry officer, ...

From Dale Steffey Books

$250.00


One Hundred Years of American Independence - Barnes' Popular History of the United States

Handsome, antique copy of "One Hundred Years of American Independence" - Barnes' Popular History of the United States of America. 1878; A.S. Barnes & Company; New York, Chicago and New Orleans. The book contains illustrations throughout, including full-pa...

From CraigsClassics

$225.00


The rise and fall of the Confederate government. by DAVIS, Jefferson

1881 1ed Rise & Fall of Confederacy Jefferson Davis Slavery Civil War MAPS CSA "I worked night and day for twelve years to prevent the war, but I could not. The North was mad and blind, would not let us govern ourselves, and so the war came." – Jeffer...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$750.00


Colton's New Topographical Map of the States of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware, showing also eastern Tennessee, and parts of other adjoining states; all the Fortifications, Military Stations, Rail Roads, Common Roads and other internal improvements. by Colton, J.H

New York: J.H. Colton, 1864. Brown pebbled cloth cover stamped in blind and gilt is in pristine condition. 82 x 110 cm unfolded; 10 x 16 cm folded. Full original hand coloring on onion-skin paper. Very Good. Professionally repaired tear around section a...

From Blue Whale Books, ABAA

$3,000.00


Pictorial National Records: Embracing Descriptions of European and Asiatic Nations:A Statistical View of the United States of America; and a History of the Great Rebellion by Blake, W. O

1865 -1866 - Pictorial National Records: Embracing Descriptions of European and Asiatic Nations: A Statistical View of the United States of America; and a History of the Great Rebellion. In Two Volumes. Compiled from Authentic Materials by W. O. Blake. Co...

From SRG Antiquarian Books

$399.00


Texans Who Wore the Gray by Sid S. Johnson

1907 First edition, volume one (all published). The author served as a junior officer under McCulloch, Ross, and Nathan Bedford Forrest. Howes J-152. Nevins II, p. 225. Jenkins Basic Texas Books 110: "One of the most useful biographical compilations relat...

From Miracle Enterprises

$900.00


The Life Record of H. W. Graber: A Terry Texas Ranger 1861-1865 by H. W. Graber

Three quarter leather and cloth, frontis., (portrait of H. W. Graber), 442 pp., preface. An extensive narratives relating to the 8th Texas Cavalry and his reminiscences of early Ellis and Dallas Counties. His experiences during the Civil War include his b...

From Miracle Enterprises

$2,000.00


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