[CIVIL WAR] New York and Pennsylvania at Gettysburg, Plus

Lot of three titles in seven volumes.

NEW YORK MONUMENTS COMMISSION for the Battlefields of Gettysburg and Chattanooga. Special Report on the Battlefield of Gettysburg. Albany: J.B. Lyon Company, 1900, three vols. Tag indicating "Compliments of John L. Smith, Member of Assembly, Lewis Co., N.Y." 4to, blue printed cloth, vol. I - 454pp.; vol. II - pp 455 - 934; vol. III - pp 935 - 1462. All with maps called for in pockets affixed to front pastedowns (2 maps in vol. I, 2 maps in vol. II, 1 map in vol. III). (frontis of vol. 2 separated, but present; all three with brown spotting on pastedowns and free endpapers; all with sunning of spines. Overall very good condition.)

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania at Gettysburg: Ceremonies at the Dedication of the Monuments Erected by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Harrisburg, PA: Wm. Stanley Ray, 1914, 2 vols. 8vo, 3/4 leather over green cloth, Vol. I - 609pp; vol. II - pp 609 - 1170, plus vol. III (inclusive) - 162pp. The two volumes are separated by a folding map of Gettysburg. 

Third matching bound volume, Fiftieth Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg: Report of the Pennsylvania Commission. Harrisburg, PA: Dec. 31, 1913. Harrisburg, PA: Wm. Stanley Ray, 1914, folding frontis engraving of the battlefield July 3, 1863. Includes two panoramic photos (on same sheet) of the camps. (all three vols. have spine and corner wear; all currently wrapped in self-adhesive book covering film)

Revised Report Made to the Legislature of Pennsylvania Relative to the Soldiers' National Cemetery at Gettysburg. Embracing an Account of the Origin of the Undertaking; Address of Hon. Edward Everett, at its Consecration, with the Dedicatory Speech of President Lincoln, and the Other Exercises of That Event Together with the Address of Maj. Gen. O.O. Howard, Delivered July  4, 1866. Harrisburg: Singerly & Myers, 1867. 8vo, brown textured cloth, gilt spine, 282pp. 

Estimate: $200 - $400
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