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[CIVIL WAR -- REGIMENTAL HISTORIES]. A group of 15 regimental histories and Civil War histories, comprising:

DUYCKINCK, Evert A. (1816-1878). National History of the War for the Union, Civil, Military and Naval.  New York: Johnson, Fry and Company, [ca 1865]. 3 volumes, 4to. Engraved plates throughout by Johnson Fry & Co., New York. (Minor toning.) Half leather gilt, spines in 6 compartments with 5 raised bands, gilt lettering in 3 (losses to vol. 1 spine, scuffs to leather). -- New York State Bureau of Military Statistics. Third Annual Report of the Bureau of Military Record, of the State of New York. Albany: C. Wendell, 1866. Contemporary tan calf gilt, spine in 6 compartments with 5 raised bands gilt with orange morocco title label gilt in one. Provenance: Major Daniel, East Ardsley Vicarage (ownership inscription). Sabin 53552. -- COFFIN, Charles Carleton (1823-1896). The Boys of '61; or, Four Years of Fighting. Personal Observation with the Army and Navy. Boston: Estes and Lauriat, 1881. An account from Coffin, one of the most well-known correspondents of the Civil War. -- PHISTERER, Frederick (1836-1909), compiler. New York in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865. Albany, NY: Weed, Parsons and Company, 1890. Large 8vo. Charts. (Toning). Original publisher's navy blue cloth gilt (scuffs, light wear to extremities). Phisterer was a recipient of the Medal of Honor for his actions at the Battle of Stones River. At 32 years old, Phisterer enlisted as a private and was mustered into the 18th US Infantry on 7/31/1861 serving for the entirety of the war and later, transferred on 5/19/1869 to the 7th US Infantry, eventually mustering out on 8/4/1870. He was continually promoted reaching the rank of captain on 2/14/1866. -- BOYCE, Charles William (b. ca 1842). A Brief History of the Twenty-eighth Regiment New York State Volunteers.  Buffalo, NY: C.W. Boyce, [ca 1896]. Boyce enlisted as a private on 5/11/1861 and was mustered into Co. D of the 28th NY Infantry on 5/22/1861. He was mustered out on 6/2/1863 at Albany. -- And 9 others. Together, 15 works in 17 volumes. 8vo and 4to, condition generally good. 

 

Provenance:The Civil War Collection of Dennis C. Schurr

Estimate: $300 - $500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$188
04/09/2021

 

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