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1 Benjamin Franklin Max Farrand The Autobiography Of Benjamin Franklin A Restoration Of A "Fair Copy" By Max Farrand Hardcover
U.S.A. University Of California Press 1949 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Blue Cloth Hardcover Very Good Clean 210 pp. Free of Writing NOT a library copy. Benjamin Franklin was a sort of "Merlin" to America, or New "Camelot" as J.F.K.'s America was called. Here we have Benjamin Franklin telling his own tale! Here in a unique 1949 First Edition published in cooperation with the Huntington Library First Edition. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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2 Benjamin Myer Brink Editor Olde Ulster Vol.1 November 1905 No.11 An Historical and Genealogical Magazine
Kingston New York Benjamin Myer Brink 1905 1st Edition Paperback Fine 
Kingston New York: Benjamin Myer Brink, 1905. Book. Fine. Wrappers. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Original 1905 Gray Card Stock Covers. Collectible condition. Rare Series from Kingston NewYork the old Dutch capital of New York in colonial times and burned by the British in the American Revolution as "The nest of every rebel" and where George Washington came to pay tribute to the brave town and greet the Mason lodge This issue "Bill of Sale for a Negro Boy" and "The Earliest Israelites in the Esopus 1668" "Journal of Henry Pauling" "The Stone at the Grave of Thomas Chambers" More ads. Rare clean NOT a library copy.. First Edition. 
Price: 79.00 USD
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3 Burke Davis George Washington and the American Revolution Hardcover
U.S.A. Random House 1975 2nd Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
U.S.A.: Random House, 1975. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover Very Good Dust jacket Clean pages NOT a library book Stated "First Edition Numbers start with 2 Very interesting battle plans marching routes, muster roles, military strategy of George Washington. "Fort Lee""Princeton" "Yorktown" Clean free of markings. No jacket chips, price clipped, tight binding. Action cover painting of the great general. Dust jacket present. 
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4 Eugene T. Petersen France At MacKinac A Pictorial Record Of French Life and Culture 1715-1760
U.S.A. Mackinac State Historic Parks, 1968 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Very Good First Edition 38 pp. b/w Photo and drawins and map of the French Colonial Life of the Eighteenth century soldier and the Woman on the post from 1715-1760 Vlean pages a little edge wear on rear card stock cover. Tight no writing or underlines.A window in French on the Great lakes in the French and Indian wars era. Nicely done. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 George T. Hunt The Wars Of The Iroquois A Study In Intertribal Trade Relations
U.S.A. University of Wisconsin Press 1972 Fourth Edition Paperback Fine 
Fine Clean Trade Paperback 209 pp.Excellent examination of the Five Nations with the Great Lakes nations, so much in here that is fascinating is overlooked by the more well know. Fine clean collectible shape 
Price: 35.00 USD
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6 George W. Browne The St. Lawrence River
New York Weathervane 1985 First Thus Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
Near Fine Clean hardcover Near Fine Completely intact Dust Jacket 365 pp. NO writing NOT a library copy. I find this a more usable edition than the old 1900s more often than not fragile edition. Here we have one of the most interesting Heroic ages of North America , the four way struggle between the Five Nations Iroquois and the Algonquins and the French in Quebec and Montreal and the English and Dutch in Albany. Then the when spins and you have the nascent Thirteen colonies all this swirls around Medieval French Fort Chambly, Quebec, Montreal Ticonderoga English Crown Point and Mohawks and Lenape All here with photos. Clean NOT a library copy[removed][removed] Dust jacket present. 
Price: 33.00 USD
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7 Horace P. Beck The American Indian As A Sea-Fighter In Colonial Times Mystic Connecticut First Edition
Connecticut The Marine Historical Association 1959 First Edition Paperback Near Very Good 
First Edition Trade Paperback B/W Illus. Photos. Drawings Maps 92 pp. Clean Free of Writing NO underlines NOT a library copy. Never published in hardcover 92 pp.. Clean Shelf rub.s on cover and light soiling. Tight and internally clean. First off the the author Horace P.Beck was a Maine guide and folklorist historian who made birch bark canoes and lived with Algonquin people Add that to this is a history of Native Americans as Colonial sailors and fighting men on Frigates and Privateers and even goes into Native sailing ships with sails with early drawings of Ketches Maps Newspapers PLUS Colonial Broadsides included. On top of that this was published in 1959 First Edition in Mystic Connecticut by a Maritime museum association. What a book plus filled with drawings! Nor is it expensive. [removed][removed] First Edition. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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Memoir Of The Life And Times Of General John Lamb An Officer Of The Revolution Commanded The Post At West Point At The Time Of Arnold's Defection Hardcover, Isaac Q.Leake Edited General John Lamb
8 Isaac Q.Leake Edited General John Lamb Memoir Of The Life And Times Of General John Lamb An Officer Of The Revolution Commanded The Post At West Point At The Time Of Arnold's Defection Hardcover
New York Benchmark Publishing 1970 First Thus Hardcover Fine 
New York: Benchmark Publishing, 1970. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Red Cloth Gilt Titles NOT a Library copy This is a Fine copy of the 1970 Second Edition of this 1859 memoirs of the Revolutionary war General and New York City Sons of Liberty leader General John Lamb. From the Manhattan Golden Hill riots to the Hudson Valley battles against the British with Alexander Mcdougall (Grenwich Village famous street) and George Washington. Important lesser known First hand account of the Revolution by a major political and military leader. Invasion of Canada Philip Schuyler Collectible Fine condition. Since 1977 we wrap first with brown paper.[removed][removed] First Edition. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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9 J. K. Foran Jeanne Mance or the Angel of the Colony. Foundress of the Hotel-Dieu Hospital Montreal Pioneer Nurse of North America. 1642-1673. Original Hardcover
Montreal The Herald Press, 1931 First Edition Hardcover Fine 
Fine Collectible Condition First Edition 1931 Blue Hardcover Gilt Spine Titles and Cover 192 pp. Frontis and B/W Plates, Photos. The Mystical heart of North America was and is, "Montreal." Also know by "Ville-Marie" and by the Mohawks as "Holchelaga" Here is her history and founding told here in the life and times of Jeanne Mance, The Catholic orders little heard come alive here as do the French wars with the Iroquois. Fine clean tight condition. NO writing, NOT a library copy. Great photos of Seventeenth century drawings architecture. Since 1977 we wrap our books first in brown paper to protect the cover First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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10 Jacob Judd Edited Philip Van Cortlandt The Revolutionary War Memoir and Selected Correspondence of Philip Van Cortlandt First Edition Hardcover
U.S.A. 1976 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Clean Very Good handsome Blue God and red Hardcover Very Good intact Portrait Dust Jacket Clean pages. NOT a library copy NO writing. Dutch American aristocrat Philip Van Cortlandt became Lt.Colonel of Fourth New York at Ticonderoga Colonel Second New York was in every major battle Saratoga, Valley Forge, he even took a long musket shot at Joseph Brant described by him, sat at Arnold's court Martial became commanding officer of 2nd and 4th New York, at Yorktown all written by him here. Maps 192 pp. Clean Color portrait on cover. The feel of his passion and reserve give a feel of the time like little else. here true first Sleepy Hollow Edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
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11 Lefkowitz, Arthur S. BENEDICT ARNOLD IN THE COMPANY OF HEROES: The Lives of the Extraordinary Patriots Who Followed Arnold to Canada at the Start of the American Revolution Hardcover
U.S.A. Savas Beatie 2012 1611211115 / 9781611211115 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket NOT clipped NOT a library copy..First Edition First Printing Illus, A fine academic history of the march to Quebec at the beginning of the Revolution with Daniel Morgan the Rangers and the greedy traitor Benedict Arnold who happened to be a great general. Here history reads like a novel. Collectible condition for your Rev.War library. We wrap first in brown paper. Exciting reading for sure . Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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12 Lincoln Diamanat Dive ! The Story of David Bushnell and His Remarkable 1776 Subnarine
Fleischmanns Green Mountain Press 1st Edition Paperback Fine 
Fleischmanns: Green Mountain Press Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean Collectible B/W Illustrated First Edition Study. No writing No underlines NOT a library copy. Here is another example of why the American Revolution was the "Age of Enlightenment" made manifest. Great drawings, and photos of replica too. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight First Edition. 
Price: 29.00 USD
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13 Michael A. McDonnell Masters Of Empire Great Lakes Indians and the Making of America
U.S.A. Hill and Wang 2015 0809029537 / 9780809029532 First Edition Fine Fine 
Fine First Edition Hardcover and Collectible Fine Dust Jacket Clean free of markings in book. A bold revisionist look at the Native Great Lake Algonquin Ojibwa, Anishinaabeg, Odawa, as the center of power in the formation of North America as opposed to the more accepted Iroquois Huron and Six Nation Longhouse of the east. Collectible First Edition Hardcover Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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14 Miller, Marla R Betsy Ross and the Making of America
U.S.A. Henry Holt and Co. 2010 0805082972 / 9780805082975 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
Henry Holt and Co..Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Clean 467 pp. NOT a library copy.First Book Club Edition. Unfortunately "revisionism" is the jaded mans stimulation. Only in cliché are women spoke of in the American Revolution and no bigger cliché is Betsy Ross. But she was not a cliche.. Really insightful to see woman as rebels as human and as American. Her interactions with George Washington are very interesting.Great book. Wonderful gift too . Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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15 Philip H. Smith Foreword Carl Calmer Legends Of The Shawangunk Relating To Those Portions Of The Counties Of Orange, Ulster And Sullivan First Edition Hardcover
U.S.A. Syracuse University Press 1965 First Thus Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
Excellent Clean First 1965 Syracuse University Press Hardcover and Dust Jacket Uncut and NOT a library copy. Very important collection of New Paltz Folklore of Lenape and French Huguenot Colonial history and legend. Prehistory of the Shawangunk Mohonk Mountain range in the Hudson Valley. Collectible condition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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16 Rosemary Radford Ruether Rosemary Skinner Keller Editors Woman and Religion in America Volume 2: The Colonial and Revolutionary Periods Hardcover
San Francisco Harper and Row 1983 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good 
San Francisco: Harper and Row, 1983. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Clean First Edition Near Fine Hardcover Very Good- Mylar protected dust jacket NOT Price clipped NOT a library copy. Several chips at top of front cover and a few smaller ones with little creases at top but bright and tight in it's plasticine mylar cover. Mo writing no underlines. B/W photos and drawings. Primary documents and diaries for Seneca Iroquois, African American, Spanish Catholic, Sephardic woman, Puritan New England, French Catholic Spiritual life of colonial woman by woman themselves. Tight clean Since 1977 we wrap first in paper. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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17 Tehanetorens Wampum Belts By Te-ha-ne-tor-ens Six Nations Indian Museum
Onchiota New York Six Nations Indian Museum 1979 First Edition Fine 
Fine Condition True First Edition Published by Six Nations Indian Museum. 71 pp. B/W photos of Six nation children each holding on a different page the different historical Wampum Treaty belts from the formation of the League of the Longhouse up and through the Revolutionary War and the formation of the United States. Full history of each belt and its origins and treaty. Fine First Edition on Mohawk artist and historian Kahonhes illustration of perhaps Hiawatha demonstrating the Two Row Wampum Belt to children on the wood colored covers. Fine collectible condition. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight wrapping our books first in brown paper before shipping.. . First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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18 Thomas M.Barker And Paul R.Huey The 1776-1777 Northern Campaign of The American War for Independece and Their Sequels Contempoary Maps of Mainly German Original First Edition Hardcover
United States Purple Mountain Press 2010 1st Edition Hardcover Fine 
United States: Purple Mountain Press, 2010. Book. As New. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Collectible Fine First Edition Hardcover NOT a library copy. Full Color and B/W Revolutionary War Maps made bb the Hessians and British during the Saratoga campaign of Burgoyne and the Hessians. Amazing map of Fort Crown Point on Lake Champlain and Ticonderoga. Sketches of the Mohawk river. Deep text of this time of terror. Great resource in collectible fine condition. Since 1977 we wrap first in paper 'old school' book selling.. First Edition. 
Price: 69.00 USD
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19 William H. Hill Old Fort Edward Before 1800 An Account of the Historic Ground Now Occupied by the Village of Fort Edward Original Signed Limited Edition Hardcover
Fort Edward New York Privately Printed 1929 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Signed
Handsome Large Quarto Dark Blue Leather and Lighter Blue paper over boards Limited First Edition Printing to 500 Copies here rare signed by William H. Hill on First Preliminary, Clean 383 pp. text. No writing at all, NO book plates NOT a library book A little rubbing on the paper part of cover but tight Fine pristine leather and spine gilt titles. Fold out map If you collect French and Indian war or Rev. War in the north this is a rare gem. Famous in Last of the Mohegans where General Webb held bacj during William and Henry Massacre, So much first had lore photos miltary plans of colonial fortification, Philip Schulyer, Washington, Ticonderoga. A true American treasur. Specializing in the American Heroic age since 1977 First Edition. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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