April Militaria & Autographs Auction

CIVIL WAR BOOKS (10)

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Start price: $60

Estimated price: $120 - $160

Auction house commission: 25%

Lot of ten civil war books: 1. ‘Confederate Strategy: from Shiloh to Vicksburg’, by Archer Jones, Louisiana State University Press, 1961, 258 pages, hardcover, 9 x 6 inches. Damage on the dustjacket, 6-inch tear on dustjacket front cover, bumped corners. 2. ‘Gettysburg: The Second Day’, by Harry W. Pfanz, The University of North Carolina Press, 1987, 601 pages, hardcover, 9.5 x 6 inches. Minor tears on dust jacket spine and minor bumped corners. 3. ‘A Diary of Battle: The Personal Journals of Colonel Charles S. Wainwright, 1861-1865’, edited by Allan Nevins, Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., 1962, 549 pages, hardcover, 9.5 x 6.5 inches. Dust jacket has damage, 1-inch tear at top edge, loss of some corners. 4. ‘A Confederate Soldier: Memories of Sampson Sanders Simmons’, recorded by Naomi Simmons Klipstein, self-published, 1954, 66 pages, cloth-covered hardback, 9.5 x 6 inches. Minor abrasions on cover. 5. ‘Abraham Lincoln’. by George McGovern, Times Book/Henry Holt and Company, 2009, 184 pages, hardcover, signed by George McGovern, 9 x 6 inches. Good condition. 6. ‘Memoirs of Gen. W. T. Sherman’, written by Gen. William T. Sherman, Charles L. Webster, Co., 1891, 522 pages, hardcover, 9.5 x 6.5 inches. Minor damage on cover and browning on pages. 7. ‘Blockade Runners of the Confederacy’, by Hamilton Cochran, Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., 1958, 350 pages, hardcover, 9 x 6 inches. Dust jacket has minor damage and minor tear on back dust jacket cover. 8. ‘Abraham Lincoln’, by Lord Charnwood, Garden City Publishing Company, Inc., 1917, 482 pages, cloth-covered hardback, ‘Evan L. Davis’ embossed on flyleaf, 8 x 5.5 inches. Minor soiling on spine and minor browning on pages. 9. ‘Sherman: A Memorial in Art, Oratory, and Literature by the Society of the Army of the Tennessee with the aid of Congress of the United States of America’, by DeB. Randolph Keim, Government Printing Office, 1904, 410 pages, cloth-covered hardback, 10.5 x 7.5 inches. Minor bumped corners. 10. ‘The Civil War Christmas Album’, edited by Philip van Doren Stern, Hawthorn Books, Inc., Publishers, 1961, 125 pages, hardcover, 10 x 7 inches. Soiling on front cover, foxing on spine, otherwise fine condition.

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