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Published by P.Potter, Phil. Pa (1820)

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Item Description: P.Potter, Phil. Pa, 1820. leather. 9 plates (illustrator). 4th. a couple of pgs. have small tears and slight stains o/w a good copy of this interesting vol. good. 156pgs. plus the 9 plates. Full leather mylar wrapped. Bookseller Inventory # 003835

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United States Militia]

Published by Published by Order of the Legislature E. P. Walton, Printer, Montpelier, Vermont (1820)

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Item Description: Published by Order of the Legislature E. P. Walton, Printer, Montpelier, Vermont, 1820. Full calf. Book Condition: Fair. Third Edition. 8vo. 107 pages. Illustrated with 9 plates including the frontispiece which is plate #1. Full calf binding which is worn. Title label missing. Leather boards bowed. Bottom corner of rear cover chipped. Chipped spine where the title label should be. Right front flyleaf removed. Heavy toning and light scattered foxing to pages. A fair copy only. Bookseller Inventory # 7561

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Potter, Paraclete]:

Published by Printed and Published by P. Potter, for himself, and for S. Potter & Co.,, Poughkeepsie: (1819)

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Item Description: Printed and Published by P. Potter, for himself, and for S. Potter & Co.,, Poughkeepsie:, 1819. [2], 156, [8 plates] pp. Frontis sketch of regiment formation. Covers absent, some spotting, Good to Good+.AI 48342 [3]. Bookseller Inventory # 30370

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Published by P. Potter/S. Potter, Poughkeepsie (1819)

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Item Description: P. Potter/S. Potter, Poughkeepsie, 1819. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very good. Third Edition, Corrected and Improved. 12mo, 156pp., plus 9 plates (including folding frontis). A very good copy in contemporary full brown calf boards and black spine label. General agewear to the boards and spine and some foxing internally, but overall a crisp, clean copy. Plates all present and in very good condition, if a bit faded (images upon request). Bookseller Inventory # 926

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Military Manual for U. S. Militia].

Published by Poughkeepsie: Printed and Publishes by P. Potter, for Himself, and for S. Potter & Co. No.55, Chestnut-Street, Philadelphia. 1819. (1819)

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Item Description: Poughkeepsie: Printed and Publishes by P. Potter, for Himself, and for S. Potter & Co. No.55, Chestnut-Street, Philadelphia. 1819., 1819. 156pp. plus 9 plates. 12mo. Original full calf, front board detached; black label on spine with a trace of title in gilt. . American Imprints 48342 citing ICJ; MWA; NBatHL only. With foxing and some staining throughout. But a complete copy of this military exercise book for use with U. S. militia. Bookseller Inventory # 2776

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Scott, Gen. Winfield

Published by Harper and Brothers, 329 & 331 Pearl Street, Franklin Square New York 1861 (1861)

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Item Description: Harper and Brothers, 329 & 331 Pearl Street, Franklin Square New York 1861, 1861. 228 pp.+75 pp. explan. of plates and plates. 9 x 13. 5 cm. Marbled paper on board with leather spine, spine worn, edges scuffed, pages quite clean but 8 of 24 fold-out plates are missing. Good. Only volume II. This small book is a new edition, prepared by Major General Winfield Scott, and the book used by Union soldiers in the Civil War. [It was probably used by Confederate Soldiers, also.] School of the Battalion. Instruction for Light Infantry and Rifle, or Skirmishers. Included in this small book are fold-out illustrative plates: there are 24 listed, but eight contain only description (8 plates missing). Bookseller Inventory # 3756

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Item Description: Clark & Raser, Printers, Philadelphia, 1824. 16 plates at rear, including 4 plates containing music. xi, (2), 14-180 pp. 1 vols. 12mo. Contemporary sheep, black leather spine label. Boards detached but present, spine chipped, label readable. Internally generally clean 16 plates at rear, including 4 plates containing music. xi, (2), 14-180 pp. 1 vols. 12mo. Bookseller Inventory # 232049

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Item Description: P. Potter, 1824. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Fifth Edition. Full tree calf leather with original leather spine label. Frontispiece. 213pp. with 26 plates. Moderate foxing. Previous owner's names written on front free end-papers. Hinges split (inner hinges taped). Full refund if not satisfied. Bookseller Inventory # 030596

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Item Description: Poughkeepsie. ., 1819. 156pp. plus nine plates. 12mo. Original full calf. Some foxing and staining. Very good. An important military exercise book. SHAW & SHOEMAKER 48342 (3 copies). Bookseller Inventory # WRCAM 7639

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Item Description: Robert P. Desilver, Publisher, Philadelphia, 1836. 1st edition (American Imprints 36933). 10, viii, 9 - 303 pp. Illustrated with diagrams, charts & musical scores. 12mo. Bound in 6s. On the front paste-down is a tipped-in New York State General Order of 1839 noting the purchase of a number of copies of Cooper's work, and their subsequent distribution '. among the field officers and commandants of companies . of the New - York militia." VG (some wear & rubbing to leather [board showing a bit @ the corners]/faint stain to upper half of text block in rear third). Contemporary full sheep binding (flat back) with black leather spine label. Bookseller Inventory # 14813.1

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Rules and Regulations for the Field Exercise: Scott, Winfield; Joseph

Item Description: Anthony Finley, Philadelphia, 1824. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good+. First edition. 1824. First edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in full contemporary calf, with gilt title on morocco label. 372pp, frontis, illustrated with 27 plates of drills and other military exercises, plus publisher's catalog inserted at the front. Good+. Blunting to leather of corners. Small chip to spine head. Staining to top edge of front endpapers. Several inches of loss to rear endpaper. Contemporary ownership signature to rear endpaper. Internally foxed. Contents remain intact and readable, and the binding sound. Translated from the classic French military work and adapted for the American army, the volume contains regulations for beginning to advanced militias and army units, with additional articles in the appendix on the conduct of war. The original work was translated and edited by ranking officials in the War Department. Housed in protective mylar. Digital images available upon request. Bookseller Inventory # z09580

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The Militiaman's Manual and Sword-Play Without a: Capt. M. W.

Item Description: D. Van Nostrand, New York, 1861. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. 2nd Edition. "The Militiaman's Manual and Sword-Play Without a Master. Rapier and Broad-Sword Exercises Copiously Explained and Illustrated; Small-Arm Light Infantry Drill of the United States Army; Infantry Manual of Percussion Musket; Company Drill of the United States Cavalry" by Capt. M. W. Berriman. Second edition. Published by D. Van Nostrand, New York, 1861. Illustrated throughout with instructional drawings of sword play. The book measures 4.75" x 7.5",107 pages. The book is in fair antiquarian condition. Wear and soiling to the boards and spine with cloth loss at the spine and board edges. The front endsheet is missing with paper loss to the paste-down. Previous owner's pencil markings and drawings throughout; pen signature on the verso of the drawn plates. Soiling throughout the textblock. The binding is cracked in multiple places. Please view the many other rare titles available for purchase at our store. We are always interested in purchasing individual or collections of fine books. Inventory #(G7-17). Bookseller Inventory # 002000

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P. Potter

Published by P. Potter (1817)

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Item Description: P. Potter, 1817. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 1817 Full Leather Hardcover. Some illustrations partially torn from use. Signed by unknown parties. Leather cover, scratches, edges are rubbed, corners are rounded. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000004128

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Potter

Published by Potter, Poughkeepsie (1824)

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Item Description: Potter, Poughkeepsie, 1824. Full-Leather. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Fifth Edition. "Potter's Compend. The Infantry Exercise of The United States Army, Abridged for the Use of the Militia of the United States. Fifth Edition, to which is added 'Compliments by Troops Under Review,' 'Form and Course of Inspection.' Abridged from the 'General Regulations for the Army.'" There are slight normal signs of wear to the full-leather cover and the hinges are beginning to crack on the inside but overall this rare book is in very good condition. Bookseller Inventory # 5548

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Item Description: Poughkeepsie and Philadelphia 1817. 9 plates, 7 x 4", recent rebound cloth, 156 w/index + plates, moderately foxed else vg. 2nd ed. Bookseller Inventory # 95-7167

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Item Description: D. Van Nostrand, New York, 1864. Fourth Edition. Duodecimo. 13 x 19.3 cm. vi; 107 pp. + [xxviii] adverts. Enlarged, revised, corrected, and edited. Scarce. Good solid copy in original red cloth, decorated in blind. Spine ends frayed, corners lightly rubbed, bottom corners lightly bumped, slightly soiled and worn, with light foxing throughout; previous ownership signature on introductory page. Bookseller Inventory # 26483

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Item Description: Robert P. Desilver, Publisher. December 1835, 1835. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used - Good. No Jacket. Book is clean and tight. Moderate shelf wear. Has tanning on the pages and page edges. We put tracking on every shipment. Bookseller Inventory # 42180

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Potter, Paraclete and Sheldon Potter.

Published by PLOUGHKEEPSIE (SELF PUBLISHED), (1817)

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Item Description: PLOUGHKEEPSIE (SELF PUBLISHED), 1817. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Second Edition corrected and improved, 7"x4" , full calf binding with maroon leather spine title. Several free endpapers at front and rear containing hand written notes and diagrams of original owner and officer in militia, detailing the application of the principles of drill. A most interesting copy with strong hinges, well thummed, but complete with supple tightly-bound pages. Bookseller Inventory # 397

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Published by P.Potter: Poughkeepsie, Sheldon Potter: Philadephia (1817)

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Item Description: P.Potter: Poughkeepsie, Sheldon Potter: Philadephia, 1817. Frontispeice and eight other full page engraved plates, 7 x 4, full tree calf, 156 w/index and plates, covers remarkably well kept except for one old hole on front panel, bumped corners, minor wear, old cello cover taped on, hinges loose, pp foxed (esp endpapers), old ink name and date at rear (1818), a nice complete copy of the "Second Ed., Corrected and Improved.". Bookseller Inventory # 97-3646

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Item Description: Robert P. Desilver, Publisher, Philadelphia, 1836. 1st edition (American Imprints 36933). 10, viii, 9 - 303 pp. Illustrated with diagrams, charts & musical scores. 12mo. Bound in 6s. On the front paste-down is a tipped-in New York State General Order of 1839 noting the purchase of a number of copies of Cooper's work, and their subsequent distribution '. among the field officers and commandants of companies . of the New - York militia." VG+ (slt cock/chip to top edge of spine label/pos on rfep ['Inspector of 88th Brigade']. Original publisher's green ribbon-embossed cloth. Printed paper spine label. Bookseller Inventory # 14813

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POTTER, Paraclete.

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Item Description: 0. POTTER, Paraclete. Infantry Exercise of the United States Army, Abridged. For the Use of the Militia of the United States. Fifth Edition. To Which Is Added "Compliments by Troops under Review," and the "Form and Course of Inspection," Abridged from the "General Regulations for the Army." Poughkeepsie: Printed by P. Potter, 1824. 5th ed. 212,[1],210-213pp. 25 plates. Orig. speckled calf, gilt-ruled spine, black morocco spine label. Scattered foxing, very old waterstaining to exterior leaves, else very good. This edition of "Potter's Compend" contains battalion exercises and plans for arrangements of military companies. No Plate no. 13 was issued. "Plate XIII is the same as Plate VIII." --p, 206. Worldcat locates only 8 copies of this edition. See Sabin 64661 (2nd ed.), 34692 (3rd & 4th eds.). Bookseller Inventory # 62524

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Item Description: Printed By T & W, Washington, 1815. Leather-backed Bds. Book Condition: Very Near Fine. Second Printing. Rare. Uncut and partially unopened. Scattered very light foxing. Leather backstrip has dried out. Size: 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 005777

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Item Description: NY. Printed by T. & W. 8vo. 360 pp. Original paper-backed drab boards (rubbed), printed paper spine label (rubbed). Very good untrimmed copy, in as near original condition as one might hope to find. First edition. Inscribed on the title page "E.W. Laight from General Swift, 1815" (probably in the hand of the recipient). Joseph Gardner Swift (1783-1865) was promoted to brigadier-general for service during the War of 1812, became the army's chief engineer, and was superintendent of West Point, 1816-1818. This manual was accompanied by an atlas of 41 plates, not present here. Bookseller Inventory # 37637

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Item Description: Anthony Finley, Philadelphia, 1824. Hard Cover Leather. Book Condition: Very Good +. First Edition. Expertly re-backed and matched in style retaining original spine label. VG+, full leather binding. Two soldier's signatures, with ranks (Captain and First Lieutenant) and 1828 date on front paste down endpaper. Soldier's signature, rank, 1870 date and regiment name on rear endpaper. Sound copy with fairly uniform foxing throughout, though all text clear. "Compiled for the use of the Militia Of Pennsylvan" printed in title page description. 372 pages plus 27 plates. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 024836

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