Category: American Revolution/French & Indian War


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The Musket Boys on the Delaware

By: George A.Warren

Price: $15.84

Publisher: U.S.A., The Goldsmith Publishing Company: 1910

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 009199

Condition: Very Good

U.S.A.: The Goldsmith Publishing Company, 1910. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Hardcover With Illustrated Dust Jacket Wonderful American historical fiction for the young adult with General Washington crossing the Delaware .Great color action picture of a young Continental fighting a Hessian on the dust jacket . Except for page yellowing It's quite good and solid internally with only some small nicks and tears on the dust jacket.Bright in it's Mylar jacket Part of the "Musket Boys" series . Dust jacket present. First Edi... View more info

The American Revolution How Revolutionary Was it?

By: George Athan Billias Edited Arthur M.Schlesinger Edmund S. Morgan Daniel J.Boorstin George Bancroft Louis M. Hacker Merrill Jensen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Holt,Rinehart and Winston: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016189

Condition: Good+

U.S.A.: Holt,Rinehart and Winston, 1966. Book. Good+. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback. Near Very Good. First Edition thus. Shelf Wear and a cover Crease by bottom of Front Cover Else Clean and NOT a Library copy. If you could only have one book on the 'thought' in the American Revolution this is it. This has over a dozen political essays by greats in their fields from Conservatives, to old school Lefties, to free market types, to blue bloods with an itch, they are all argued here and all are right, 'Revolution as a Class Conflict' 'Revolution as a ... View more info

Historic Tales of Old Quebec Original 1920 Edition

By: George Gale

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Quebec, The Telegraph Printing Company: 1920

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009853

Condition: Good-

Good-.Original Woodcut decorated Paperback.Card Stock Covers.1920 Quebec City Published ad Printed in Quebec: The Telegraph Printing Company, 1920 First Canadian Edition 8vo. Wonderful little b/w line drawings of Quebec fortifications and walls New France French Indian war. Much genealogy Good Some Light Wear,much age soiling on covers sewn in signatures binding pages free of writing but light foxing stain on last ten pages. First Quebec Edition; Great historical journey around old Quebec city and the surrounding country. Numerous b/w illus of old mysteries of Quebec. Cover soiling and ligh... View more info

Popular Superstitions The Gentlemen's Magazine Original 1898 Hardcover Edition

By: George Lawrence Gomme

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Boston:, Houghton & Mifflin: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005617

Condition: Very Good

Boston:: Houghton & Mifflin, 1898. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1898 Hardcover Edition. George Lawrence Gomme Cloth. Very Good condition Light cover soiling and foxing else quite good binding tight. NO writing inside or NO underlines This great classic of Scottish, English and Celtic folklore, Fairy Faith, Holy Wells, Seasonal Festivals, Halloween, May day,hidden Spells, Fire Charms, Scottish Witchcraft and Magic from all the counties in England.Holy Wells in Cornwall too... First Edition. View more info

The American Revolution in the West Hardcover

By: George M.Waller

Price: $34.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Nelson-Hall: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016544

Condition: Fine

Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Collectible Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped NOT a library copy.U.S.A.: Nelson-Hall, 1976. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. War in the midwest during Revolutionary War. George Clark older brother William Clark. Maps, forts, of Lewis and Clark fame. Battle plans, drawings of Boonesborough, fort Henry on the Ohio river, Fort McIntosh, Pittsburgh and photos of battle locations and history. Little known history far west of Boston! Handsome collectible condition. Fantastic color painting on cover of Clark and th... View more info

An Account of the British Expedition Above the Highlands of the Hudson River, and of The Events Connected With The Burning of Kingston in 1777

By: George W. Pratt

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Ulster County Historical Society: 1998

Edition: Third Revised Edition

Seller ID: 007203

Condition: Fine

U.S.A.: Ulster County Historical Society, 1998. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. Third Revised Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Condition. Original Academic Paperback Clean pages NOT a Library Book The Burning of Kingston New York as well as the burning of Livingston ManorPart of the Battle of Saratoga campaign, Dutch Colonial Kingston, or Esopus New York's first capital, was burned along with Livingston Manor to the ground by the British during the Revolutionary War as a terror tactic and was called so at the time. Text and commentary. Great condition. First hand acoounts. View more info

Burgoyne of Saratoga A Biography Hardcover

By: Gerald Howson

Price: $20.24

Publisher: U.S.A, Times Books: 1979

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 008242

ISBN: 0812907701

Condition: Very Good

U.S.A: Times Books, 1979. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good First Edition Hardcover and Very Good Dust Jacket NOT Price Clipped Clean pages NOT a library book. Clean inside and out. Map End papers. The real hero at Saratoga was Philip Schuyler. Horatio Gates got the glory, Benedict Arnold got a statue of his wounded boot! Insight into the battle that changed the world. NOT a library book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

General Richard Montgomery and the American Revolution

By: Hal T. Shelton

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U. S. A., New York University Press: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016057

Condition: Fine

U. S. A.: New York University Press, 1994. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover and Dust Jacket Clean Collectible NOT Price Clipped NOT a Library book. B/W Illus. First Edition with row of numbers beginning with 1 . No Revolutionary War general besides George Washington himself reached the heights of devotion in American hearts as this Irish general who lost his life in the Siege of Quebec in 1775. Here battle by battle, Letters with Janet Montgomery, interaction with Benedict Arnold. Like new! We pack with care. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Body Boots & Britches Original 1939 Hardcover Edition

By: Harold W.Thompson

Price: $29.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Lippincott: 1939

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012812

Condition: Very Good

Very Good Hardcover. Original First American Edition Linen bound Hardcover, Very Good+ NOT a library book, NO writing. Collection of New York Folklore. Saratoga campaign, ghosts, werewolves, sacred rocks, native American Witches, German and Dutch witches, pirate treasure sites, cave lore, Revolutionary war heroes and battles of New York state ballads, Johnny Darling tales, Timothy Murphy and his double barrel gun, Captain Kidd, the Headless Horsemen much more Very good, tight and clean.530pp. Written by a master storyteller and scholar. Very important masterful collection of American regional ... View more info

American Revolutionary History In North Castle Bicentennial

By: Harry E. Sandford

Price: $26.22

Publisher: U.S.A, The North Castle Bicentennial Committee in Collaboration with The North Castle Historical Society: 1976

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011420

Condition: Very Good

U.S.A: The North Castle Bicentennial Committee in Collaboration with The North Castle Historical Society, 1976. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Original 1976 Bicentennial Publication Trade Paperback. Very Good. First American Edition. Clean pages NOT a library copy. Some discoloration on corner of cover Still quite nice Here is another example of the fine research and historical publications that came out for our nations 'Bicentennial'. In this Westchester N.Y.'debateable lands' we see the Battle of White Plains in focus with text a... View more info

This Land of Liberty: A History of America's Jews

By: Helene Schwartz Kenvin

Price: $30.00

Publisher: West Orange, Nj, U.s.a., Behrman House: 1986-01

Seller ID: 014568

ISBN: 0874414210

Condition: Very Good

Very Good.Clean Trade Paperback.NOT a library copy. NO writing 4to. Very Good Clean Large B/W illustrated Trade paperback.215 pp..No underlines,.a little handling wear only Photos from the long Jewish history in America. The Revolutionary war Jewish participants portraits, Civil war Union and Confederate,Trade Unions, Brooklyn baseball before the Dodgers, War heroes.Yiddish theater Great little known photos amidst history text. Look at this and you will want a knish. Three Geese In Flight Books since 1977 dedicated to unmatched customer service View more info

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The Social Life Of Scotland In The Eighteenth Century Hardcover

By: Henry Grey Graham

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1950

Edition: Sixth English Edition

Seller ID: 928

Condition: Very Good

London: A & C Black, 1950. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Sixth English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover with Very Good Dust Jacket Great shape internally. No underlines NOT a library book. Far better then usually found. The dust jacket has some little chips and light wear Else quite good and nice illus.NOT a library book. Wonderful book Scottish home life during the age of Rob Roy and Bonnie Charlie. City life in Glasgow, Scottish medicine the wonder of the world, politics, music, religion Comprehensive. A lot here in this thick Scottish Eighteenth history ... View more info

New York Freemasonry A Bicentennial History 1781-1981 Hardcover

By: Herbert T.Singer and Ossian Lang

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, The Grand Lodge of Free and Accepred Masons of the State of New York: 1981

Edition: 1st American Edition

Seller ID: 010605

Condition: Fine

The Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons of the State of New York, 1981. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.Fine Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket Historical and genealogical useful look at Colonial Freemasons in the State of New York.. Great history of an organization that made good men better. b/w illus. Plus two unknown Master Masons photos and a unknown lodge photos included as ephemera. NOT a library book.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Stone Walls and Iron Guns: Forts & Their Effectiveness in the Civil War Bulwark & Bastion

By: Hinds & Fitzgerald

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Nevada, James R.Hinds: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008407

Condition: Good+

Nevada: James R.Hinds, 1981. Book. Good+. Card Wrappers. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Card Wrappers. Good. Passionate study of forts in early American history. B/W Photos and drawings. Privately published study of fortifications and their military defenses. Much on Vauban and a military glossary."Siegecraft" :Introduction to Fortifications in the Musket Period""Fortifications in the Field and on the Frontier" Many drawings of defensive technique. Five chapters. Some soiling on cover and pages otherwise good working copy. NO Writing in tex... View more info

The Forgotten Leaders of the Revolution Hardcover

By: Howard Swiggert

Price: $21.16

Publisher: U.S.A, Doubleday: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008738

Condition: Very Good

U.S.A: Doubleday, 1955. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Original 1955 Hardcover. Near Very Good, Protected Dust Jacket, one half inch small Chip at top of jacket. Else nice and bright in mylar First Edition. Clean pages free of writing, and underlines NOT a library copy. A great anthology of biographies of lesser known leaders of The American Revolution. From John Jay and Edmund Randolph to Horatio Gates, Jeremiah Wadsworth and Aaron Burr and more. Great American Revolution classic on lesser known leaders. Dust jacket present. First Edit... View more info

A People's History Of The United States

By: Howard Zinn

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Harper: 1980

Edition: Sixth American Edition

Seller ID: 013192

Condition: Very Good

U. S. A.: Harper, 1980. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. Sixth American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback When was the last time you read a Marxist history of the French and Indian war? Here it is and it is a page turner whether you disagree completely or not. For better or worse the fact is the victories of our capitalist wars allows us to read and sell Marxist books like these. This covers the Revolutionary war too up to modern times as if Bernie Sanders wrote it.. Very Good solid reading copy No marks or underlines, a tsmall ear on bottom cover. NOT a libr... View more info

Sons Of the Mountains The Highland Regiments In The French and Indian War 1756-1767 Two Volume Set

By: Ian Macpherson McCulloch

Price: $69.00

Publisher: New York, Purple Mountain Press: 2006

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013811

Condition: Fine

New York: Purple Mountain Press, 2006. Book. Fine Large Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Fine Two Large First Edition Trade Paperbacks. NOT Library copies. Clean free of markings. French and Indian war, the American Revolution, Mohawk Seneca and Oneida AND Celtic Scottish Highlanders, Maps, drawings, primary documents from the Scottish regiments interactions with the Six Nations, Fort Ticonderoga, Ranger units, Fort Niagara and Crown Point. Vol 1.367 pp. Vol 2.197 pp.Two Volume Set Like new! Three Geese In Flight Veltic Studies and Native American... View more info

Doctor Bard Of Hyde Park The Famous Physician Of Revolutionary Times Who Saved George Washington's Life Hardcover

By: J.Brett Langstaff

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Dutton: 1942

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016571

Condition: Fine

New York: Dutton, 1942. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean First Edition Hardcover Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Very Good NOT a library book. Attractive spine design. Some rubs on dust jacket, otherwise Very good NO Chips.. Book fine. Excellent history of colonial New York from Dr.Bard's history. Revolutionary war New York Hudson Valley interaction with George Washington and all the major figures of the Constitution era as well. A unique look at Revolutionary war and Colonial medicine and George Washington. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Deception At Bushy Run The American Gun Volume 1 No.3 Hardcover

By: J.Frank Dobie Joseph E.Doctor Paul I.Wellman Larry Koller

Price: $50.60

Publisher: U.S.A., Madison Books: 1961

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010543

Condition: Very Good

U.S.A.: Madison Books, 1961. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Very Good Folio Decorative Hardcover 95pp. Great anthology of essays on the gun in American history. Large folio. This 6pp illustrated essay on the Scottish battle with the Native Americans in Pontiac's rebellion at 'Bushy Run' is among 14 essays in this 95pp. book. Also Ernst's Bayonet Guard little light edge wear else tight and good. Clean pages NOT a library copy.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Nos Racines L'histoire Vivante Des Quebecois Four issues 25 L'Annonce De La Defaite 26 Le Seige De Quebec 27 La Colonie Capitule 31 Le Regime Militaire (1760-1763)

By: Jacques Lacoursiere et Helene Andree Bizier

Price: $21.31

Publisher: Quebec, Les Editions Transmo,: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009329

Condition: Very Good

Quebec: Les Editions Transmo,, 1979. Book. Very Good. Wrappers. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Four Very Good Original Pictorial Paperback Issues. First Quebec Edition. Popular Scholarly Periodical. Four issues of this color and b/w illustrated study of the French and Indian war as it pertains to the French in Canada. Issue 25,26,27,31 of "Nos Racines l'histoire vivante des quebecois'. Each issue 16pp. Great little seen illustrations by Anglo readers of clothing weapons, maps, uniforms.Ticonderoga Chambly French text. Includes illustrations one never sees in the English... View more info

The History Of Scotland It's Highlands, Regiments And Clans Hardcover

By: James Browne

Price: $64.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Francis A. Niccolls & Co: 1913

Edition: First Scottish Edition

Seller ID: 011737

Condition: Very Good+

Edinburgh: Francis A. Niccolls & Co, 1913. Book. Very Good+ Clean.262 pp Hardcover. First Scottish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover Handsome Blue Cloth with Paper Title Patch on Spine. Very Good+ No writing in text. NOT a library copy. First Scottish Edition. Limited Numbered Edition. Great clean condition. Except for spine rubs at the edges of the spine this would be 'Near Fine' Many plates some gilt in Color of Clans such as Menzies and Farquharson and others. Scottish ancient history and the Picts, Viking wars with the Gaels and the Picts. Gaelic superstitions p... View more info

John Burgoyne of Saratoga

By: James D Lunt

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1975

Seller ID: 006927

ISBN: 0151464022

Condition: Fine

Collectible First Edition Fine Clean Hardcover Fine Dust jacket NOT Price Clipped. NOT a library book U.S.A.: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1975. 8vo. 369 pp. Epic battle fought in the forests and hills of upstate New York for the life of a nation in the American Revolution. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Scottish Gael; Or Celtic Manners First American Edition

By: James Logan

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Hartford: Connecticut, S. Andrus And Son: 1845

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6659

Condition: Near Fine

Excellent Clean Bright Condition.Gilt Titles On Spine Original Dark Brown Cloth Gilt Highland Bagpiper Front Cover Near Fine 1845 Stated "FIRST AMERICAN EDITION 520 pp. Frontis Two Highland Chiefs In Tartan Numerous b/w drawings of Targets,Spears,Bagpipes Scottish Music Notation, Herbs,Food, Bardic Second Sight. Much more. Tight binding.Very light foxing on end papers. Heading bumped. Clean pages. NOT a library copy. No chips. Not Fine but pretty Near.Fine.Published in One Volume in 1845 S.Andrus And Son Hartford Signature on title page. NO Book Plates. Rare this nice. Pictures to... View more info

Celtic Warfare 1595-1763

By: James Michael Hill

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, John Donald: 1995

Edition: Second Scottish Edition

Seller ID: 007469

ISBN: 0859761517

Condition: Very Good+

Very Good+.Clean Trade Paperback. Second Edition. Celtic battle tactics from Elizabethan Ulster to the Scottish Clans from 16th.century, the Jacobite wars into the Scottish Black Watch at Fort Ticonderoga in the French and Indian wars. The wild charge is the focus in it's military analysis the book is fabulous and ultra interesting. Tight,a little shelf wear, 203 pp free of writing condition. plans, weapon drawings NOT a institution book. Since 1977 wrapping Celtic books first with brown paper.. View more info

A True Republican: The Life of Paul Revere

By: Jayne E Triber

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Amherst, University Of Massachusetts Press: 1998

Seller ID: 015732

ISBN: 1558491392

Condition: Fine

Fine Hardcover and Fine Dust jacket both in Collectible Condition. NOT price clipped and NOT a library book. First American Edition Massachusetts: University of Massachusetts Press, 1998. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Paul Revere was one of the most progressive of the patriots of the American Revolution. Beside his ride he was a really interesting person, craftsmen and feminist for his time and master Mason and supporter of Jewish Americans right to vote. Great for a Revolutionary war library. We pack since 1977 with care and respect. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

A Bright New Story On Tim Murphy Schoharie's Man of Might As Told By Jean Webb Williams Schoharie County Historical Society

By: Jean Webb Williams

Price: $17.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Schoharie County Historical Society: 1985

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013259

Condition: Very Good

U. S. A.: Schoharie County Historical Society, 1985. Book. Illus. by Artista Conception . Very Good. Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Collectible Paperback A Uncommon Illustrated Schoharie County Historical Review 10pp. Study on Timothy Murphy An Irish American hero Rifle Man in the Revolutionary War Iroquois border country of upstate New York Schoharie county. This was published by the Schoharie County Historical Review and reprinted here with card covers in a small edition with stiff card covers and illustrations... First Edition. View more info

The Many Faces of Quebec

By: Jean-Charles Harvey

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Canada, Canada: Macmillan: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011005

Condition: Very Good

Canada: Canada: Macmillan, 1966. Book. Illus. by Marcel Cognac. Very Good. Large Trade Paper. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Large Trade Paper. First English Language Edition. NOT aLibrary book The cover photo of the walled gate to the city of Quebec is worth the cost of the book alone. A large b/w illustrated inside look at one of the most historical and visual Medieval French cities of North America. Wonderful. Very good shape too. NOT a library book Great gift book!. First Edition. View more info

Steeled By Adversity Essays and Addresses On American Jewish Life Hardcover with Slipcase

By: Jeannette Meisel Baron

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Jewish Publication Society: 1971

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013292

Condition: Fine

U. S. A.: Jewish Publication Society, 1971. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Collectible Boxed Hardcover In Fine Condition. Excellent Jewish Essay anthology dealing with issue of life in America from the Colonial period before the Revolutionary war on to anti-Semitism before World war 2 to the prosperous Sixties" Handsome hardcover gray dust jacket and black slipcase box. NOTa library book Great chanukah gift. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

By Honor and Right: How One Man Boldly Defined the Destiny of a Nation

By: John C. Jackson

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Amherst, Prometheus Books: 2010-10-01

Seller ID: 016179

ISBN: 1616142197

Condition: Fine

Fine Clean Hardcover and Fine Collectible Dust Jacket NOT Clipped NOT a Library Copy. Map end papers. 347 pp. A little know figure who stood up against the British Empire during the Western Fur Trade, the Lewis and Clark, the Oregon Train and the Spanish intrigue. General Wilkinson, Aaron Burr, The Mandan and Meriwether Lewis, the Spanish in Santa Fe Tight clean. Fine Inside and out! Collectible copy Not a remainder copy. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Fort Stanwix Construction And Military History

By: John F. Luzade Louis Torres Orville W.Carroll

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U. S. A., U.S.Department of the Interior: 1976

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 012986

Condition: Very Good

U. S. A.: U.S.Department of the Interior, 1976 Clean.Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Very Good condition.Clean pages NOT a library copy. Cover age fading. Tight binding. Diaries, archeology, history narration. B/W photos, charts maps text. Colonial clothing weapons it's all here from Revolutionary New York.NOT a library copy First Edition. View more info