American Civil War - First Editions
 
Title: Richard Taylor - Soldier Prince of Dixie
Author: Parrish, T. Michael
Item #: 0061
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NC, 1992. First Edition, Inscribed by the author. Front., photos, illus., maps, 553 pp. The only son of Zachary Taylor and the brother-in-law of Jefferson Davis, Taylor epitomized the ideals of the Old South; promoted to major general, Taylor revived Louisiana’s faltering war effort. Until the war’s end he resisted mightily the Federal invaders with the help of Forrest’s cavalry; his memoir Destruction and Reconstruction was one of the most influential of the post-war era. Fine in DJ.
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Title: General Fitzhugh Lee: A Biography
Author: Nichols, James L.
Item #: 0062
VA, 1989. Second Edition. Photos, ports., illus., appendices, 244 pp. A very capable biography of the grandson of ”Light Horse Harry” Lee and nephew of Robert E. Lee, who rose to the rank of major general in both the Confederate and U.S. Armies, was elected governor of Virginia, and served as Consul General to Cuba. Fine in Cloth.
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Title: Lee’s Cavalrymen - A History of the Mounted Forces of the Army of Northern Virginia
Author: Longacre, Edward G.
Item #: 0499
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PA, 2002. First Edition. Illus., ports., maps, 468 pp. This exhaustively researched work not only details the organizational, administrative, and operational history of the mounted arm of the Army of Northern Virginia, but also examines the personal aspects of the men themselves. Fine in DJ.
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Title: Look Away! A History of the Confederate States of America
Author: Davis, William C.
Item #: 0637
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NY, 2002. First Edition, Inscribed by Author to Lee Sherrill. Photos, ports. 484 pp. Davis, one of America’s most prolific Civil War historians, here offers a definitive portrait of the political, social and economic life of the Confederacy unlike any that has come before. Fine in DJ.
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Title: Iron Afloat - The Story of the Confederate Armorclads
Author: Still, William N
Item #: 0731
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TN, 1971. First Edition. Maps, illus., plans, photos, 260 pp. This study contains much useful information on the poorly documented history of Confederate ironclad warfare. The author’s narrative includes insightful summaries of the careers of the CSS Atlanta, the CSS Arkansas, and the CSS Virginia, comprising some of the most engaging chapters of the work. Fine in DJ.    
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Title: Gray Ghost - The Life of Col. John Singleton Mosby
Author: Ramage, James A.
Item #: 0884
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KY, 1999. Endpaper maps, front., ports., illus., maps, photos, 428 pp. Ramage disentangles Mosby from a mass of myth and misinformation, reaching judicious conclusions that never exaggerate the Virginian’s role in shaping the conflict. This is perhaps the very best book on Mosby that has so far been written. Fine in DJ.
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Title: With Pen and Saber - The Letters and Diaries of J.E.B. Stuart’s Staff Officers
Author: Trout, Robert J.
Item #: 0902
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PA, 1995. First Edition, Signed by the author. Maps, ports., 350 pp. In this work Trout arranges chronologically the original writings of nine of Stuart’s closest comrades. By adding background information, the entire length of Stuart’s wartime service is covered. Fine in DJ.
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Title: They Followed the Plume - The Story of J.E.B. Stuart and his Staff
Author: Trout, Robert J.
Item #: 0903
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PA, 1993. First Edition, Signed by the author. Front., ports., maps, 382 pp. This complete biographical record covers the history of Stuart's staff and its duties. It also provides biographical sketches of 48 troopers, an extensive roster, and brief information of more than 200 men who were assigned to Stuart’s headquarters. Fine in DJ.
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Title: Four Years in the Confederate Navy - The Career of Captain John Low...
Author: Hoole, William Stanley
Item #: 1110
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GA, 1964. First Edition. Maps, illus., ports., photos, 146 pp. Low's fascinating career including service on the C.S.S. Fingal, Florida, Alabama, Tuscaloosa and Ajax. Fine in DJ.
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Title: Barbara Fritchie, The Frederick Girl - A Play in Four Acts
Author: Fitch, Clyde
Item #: 1128
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NY, 1900. Life Publishing Co. First Edition. Front., photos, ports., 128 pp. Staring Julia Marlow, this play opened first at the Broad St. Theatre in Philadelphia, and two weeks later at the Criterion Theatre in New York, where it was a hit. VG in Decorated Cloth.
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