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Arms and Armour: from 9th to the 17th Century

by Martin, Paul

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1969
Condition
very Good+
Edition
First edition
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$79.95

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Rutland, VT: Charles E. Tuttle Company, 1969. First edition. Hardcover. very Good+/very good. Tan tweed cloth boards with brown spine lettering. 298 pages well illustrated with b&w and color plates. Edges of boards slightly discolored. Minor foxing along top edge. Unclipped dj has two closed tears and minor edgewear. Damp stain along bottom back panel edge, does not… Read more
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Rifles Six Years with Wellington's Legendary Sharpshooters

by Urban, M

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
2003
Condition
Fine
Edition
Third printing
ISBN
9780571216802
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$20.95

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London: Faber & Faber, 2003. Third printing. Hardcover. Fine/fine. Book & dj as new. Unclipped dj. Hunter green endpapers.
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Record of the Soldiers of the Civil War, Spanish American War and the World War from the Town of Manchester, Vermont

by Bennett, Alice E. (compiled by)

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1925
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$95.00

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Rutland, Vermont: Tuttle, 1925. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Black cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine and front board. Spine slightly sunned. Pinhole in outside hinge near bottom edge. Endpapers slightly yellowed. Minor foxing along foredge. Otherwise clean and tight. No markings. Tight binding. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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German: When Lies Were decreed as Truth... And a Nation Allowed Itself to be Deceived!

by Conway, Harry

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1995
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780884001850
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$26.95

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New York: Shengold, 1995. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Red boards with gilt spine lettering. Heel of spine bumped. Dj has minor edgewear and two small closed tears. In protective mylar jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Soldier's Story of His Captivity at Andersonville, Belle Isle, and Other Rebel Prisons

by Goss, Warren Lee

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1866
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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Boston: Lee & Shepard, 1866. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good+/No Jacket. Thomas Nast. With an appendix, containing the names of the Union soldiers who dieds at Andersonville, with the numbers of their graves, their rank, the companies and regiments to which they belonged, the dates of their decease, and the diseases of which they died. And also, many… Read more
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French War and the Revolution

by Sloane, William Milligan

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1902
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
Later Printing
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$25.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1902. Later Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. Part of the American History Series. Illustrated with colored maps. Blue cloth boards with gilt spine lettering. Logo of American History Series blind stamped on front board. Head/heel of spine and corners lightly bumped. Clean and tight. A very nice copy. 12mo - over… Read more
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Illustrated History of Our War with Spain: It's Causes, Incidents, and Results Embracing a Comple Record of Military and Naval Operations

by Russell, Henry B.

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1898
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$65.00

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Hartford, Conn.: A. D. Worthington & Co., 1898. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket as Issued. From the beginning to the close of the conflict with descriptions of battles, sieges, exploits, and achievements or our Army and Navy. With introductions by Hon. Redfield Proctor and Hon. John M. Thurston. "Superbly Illustrated" with steel-plate portraits and full-page engravings,… Read more
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One Gallant Rush: Robert Gould Shaw and His Brave Black Regiment

by Burchard, Peter

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good=
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$325.00

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New York: St. Martin's, 1965. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good=/Very Good. The story of Shaw's life and of his command. Inscribed and signed on front free endpaper "to Paul and Julia [Child] / June 1965 / From Peter." Turquoise cloth boards with black and blue spine lettering with red stars. Illustrated with b/w photos and maps. Dj… Read more
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Helicopters at War: a Pictorial History

by Wragg, David

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1983
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780312366902
Item Price
$15.00

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New York: St. Martin's, 1983. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. The early stages of the helicopter's history -- from da Vinci to Sikorsky -- are outlined, with detailed analysis of the craft's development, including the experiments of the 1940s and the first true operational use in Korea. Dj has minor edgewear and minor yellowing at… Read more
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Im Frieden: Ein Militarhandbuch fur Alle

by Generalstab der Munchener Fliegenden Blatter

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Hermit Hill Books
Condition
Fair
Edition
no date (circa 1895). Eighth Printing
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$15.00

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Munich: Braun und Schneider. no date (circa 1895). Eighth Printing. Original Wraps. Fair/No Jacket. Fair, in wraps. Wonderful humorous illustrations about life in the Germany army during the late 1800s. Paper cover has worn and chipped edges. Bottom inch of spine is chipped away. Tear along top of front hinge. Covers are soiled and owners name is inked… Read more
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Passing of Spain and the Ascendency of America

by Crabtree, J.B.

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1898
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$45.00

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Springfield, Massachusetts: King-Richardson Publishing, 1898. First Edition. Leather. Very Good/No Jacket. Brown leather boards with gilt letting and blind stamped design. Edge wear and some wear on spine. Two small tears at head of spine. Endpapers is a colored design of American and Cuban flags. Color spread illustration of Battle of Manila tipped in before title page. Many… Read more
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Night of the Long Knives

by Tolstoy, Nikolai

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1972
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$8.50

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New York: Ballantine, 1972. First Edition. Original Wraps. Good. Stiff wraps. Spine tilt. Some edgewear. Illustrated with many b/w photographs and illustrations. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Vicksburg: 47 Days of Siege

by Hoehling, A. A. and the Editors of Army Times Publishing Company

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Edition not Stated
Item Price
$16.95

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Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, 1969. Edition not Stated. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Blue cloth boards. Illustrated endpapers. Minor water stain at heel of spine. Dj has minor edgewear. Spine is slightly faded. In protective mylar jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Lincoln Frees the Slaves

by Leacock, Stephen

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1934
Condition
very Good -
Edition
First edition
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$15.00

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1934. First edition. Hardcover. very Good -. Cream colored cloth boards with black and gold on spine. Minor soiling to front board. Spine is slightly cocked. Head and heel of spine bumped. Frontis is early photo of Lincoln. Illustrated with some small b/w drawings.
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Civil War Courtship: The Letters of Edwin Weller from Antietam to Atlanta

by Walton, William (edited by)

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$18.50

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Garden City: Doubleday, 1980. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Near Fine. Weller, a soldier from Havana, New York, tells of the war and the soldier's lot through letters to his fiance back home. Map endpapers. Head/heel of spine lightly bumped. Light foxing on edges. Dj in protective mylar jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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