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    Very Rare Book: The Zouave Drill. Being A Complete Manual Of Arms For The Use Of The Rifled Musket With Either The Percussion Cap, Or Maynard Primer... With A Biography Of His Life by Col. E. E. Ellsworth. (Philadelphia: T. B. Peterson, 1861). 4.5" x 7.25", paper covers, in fine complete sound condition, front cover with a few ink blots, else really excellent. Now housed in an old quarter blue cloth, marbled boards cover, which has obviously served to protect it. A very scarce manual published just after Ellsworth's death.

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    June, 2010
    26th Saturday
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