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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


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


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


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


Abraham Lincoln. The War Years. by SANDBURG, Carl

Carl Sandburg Abraham Lincoln The War Years 1939 17th Pr. 4 volume set, VERY CLEAN and NOT ex-library....

From Rare & Antiquarian Bookfinders

$199.99


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


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


Manual of Rifle Practice by Wingate, George W

George Wingate entered the Civil War as a private in the New York State Guard. He soon discovered that the militia had very poor shooting skills, and devoted himself to correcting that failing. By the end of the war he had been promoted to Captai...

From Jim Arner

$5,000.00


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

1881 1ed Jefferson Davis Rise & Fall of Confederacy 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


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


A Bird's Eye View of Our Civil War by Dodge, Theodore Ayrault

A Bird's Eye View of Our Civil War, by Theodore Ayrault Dodge, United States ArmyAuthor of the "Campaign of Chancellorsville"Boston: James R Osgood and Company1883 First Edition hardcover: 326 pp withFour large fold out maps in back. Table of Contents,...

From SRG Antiquarian Books

$129.00


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


R. E. Lee a Biography 4 Volumes by Freeman, Douglas Southall ( SIGNED )

N. Y.: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1934. Very good, with some minor soil to covers, and insignificant bumping to extremities. Spines very slightly dulled. All 4 volumes are first printings with the " A ".( 1934 and1935 ) Volume 1 is signed b...

From Renaissance Books

CA$2,000.00


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


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...

From Dale Steffey Books

$250.00


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