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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

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The Massacre

By: John J.Vrooman

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Johnstown New York, Baronet: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014825

Condition: Very Good+


Johnstown New York: Baronet, Book.Clean Pages Very Good+ Hardcover. 1954 First American Edition Hardcover with Unclipped Collectible Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Very Good+ condition. NOT a library book. Powerful full color frontis and dust jacket painting of the raid. (See our photo)This historical novel is published in the region where the seventeenth century French and Algonquin raid on Dutch Schenectady took place. Map end papers. Historian author is a descendant of a Dutch settler. Three Geese In Flight Since 1977 We pack with care wrapping first in brown paper to protect dust jacket. Dust... View more info

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Highland Songs Of The Forty-Five

By: John Lorne Campbell Edited

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Scotland, The Scottish Gaelic Text Society: 1984

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 016306

Condition: Fine


Scotland: The Scottish Gaelic Text Society, 1984. Book. Fine Hardcover. and Near Fine Dust Jacket Condition Highland Songs Of the Forty Five and Bonnie Prince Charlie. Original Hardcover Second Revised Edition History. Text. Songs. Music Notation. Fold Out Map of Scotland. These songs could be heard as the Highlanders charged a red line of muskets! Some of these songs were sung in recent times as well by the Scottish folk group The Corries. Here is the source. Scottish Gaelic one side English translation facing page. Beautiful Celtic design beginning each page. Clean. NOT a library copy. Beau... View more info

Manuscript Sources In the Library of Congress For Research On the American Revolution Hardcover

By: John R. Sellers, Gerard W. Gawalt, Paul H. Smith, and Patricia Molen Editors American Revolution Bicentennial Office

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., Library of Congress: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015974

Condition: Near Fine


Washington D.C.: Library of Congress, 1975 Near Fine Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Large Blue Hardcover in Near Fine Handsome Condition. Clean, Tight Binding. NOT a library copy. Gilt cover design, and titling on spine. This is tremendous for a researcher or author writing on the American Revolution. Not only does it list all the titles on the Revolutionary War it describes their contents, i.e "John Hancock Papers" It describes his interactions with Rhode Island Fortifications, supplies to the Indians, all his letters to Benedict Arnold,Diaries of First and F... View more info

M' Fingal A Modern Epic Poem Revised And Corrected With Copious And Explanatory Notes Original Hardcover

By: John Trumbull

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hartford, S.Andrus: 1856

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 014305

Condition: Good+


Hartford: S.Andrus, 1856. Book. Good+. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Good+ Original 1856 Hardcover Edition. Clean pages NOT a library book Written by John Trumbull Connecticut Whig. Along with Tom Paine's Common Sense this American satire which used the wildly popular Scottish poem 'Ossian' as it's model. 'M'Fingal satire was written during the American Revolution to attack the British and the Tories! Early original 1856 edition. Hardcover with b/w engraving by what appears to be George Cruikshank himself. "Battle of the Kegs" Except for some loss at the t... View more info

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A History Of The Schenectady Patent In The Dutch And English Times

By: Jonathan Pearson Edited J.W. Mac Murray

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Albany, Joel Munsell: 1883

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66741

Condition: Very Good


Collectible 1833 Original Green Cloth Clean Very Good 466 pp. Rare Frontis Portrait 28 maps and plates, with some maps folding. xvii, NOT a Library copy. Pristine end papers.The Genealogy of the Dutch settlers is extensive the makeup of the town and placement of streets and church is excellent B/w drawings of Dutch Church ans stone houses, Iroquois and Mohawk and Dutch friendship is explored. Trade Goods, Fur trade Rare photos of last Dutch houses now gone. Limited 300 copies by legendary Albany publisher Joel Munsell of this treasure and here tight and clean. Three Geese In Flight exploring t... View more info

Massachusetts In Ferment The Coming of the American Revolution A Chronological Survey 1760-1775

By: Jordan D.Fiore

Price: $19.12

Publisher: Boston, Revolutionary War Bicentennial Commission: 1971

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014174

Condition: Very Good


Boston: Revolutionary War Bicentennial Commission, 1971. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Trade Paperback "A Revolutionary war Bicentennial Commission Publication" 34pp. Trade paperback An illustrated historical week by week building up to the Revolutionary war Boston massacre. Facsimile illustrated documents as well as time line. Collecting Bicentennial material is exciting state by state. Here is Massachusetts. Good solid shape Small stain on back card stock cover. Illustrated cover clean as is the inside.. First Edition. View more info

Joseph Bradley Varnum Revolutionary War Massachusetts Town and County Tax Roll 1782 Original Signatures Including John Hancock Revolutionary War Massachusetts

By: Joseph B.Varnum

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: Massachusetts, Town Tax: 1782

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010561

Condition: Very Good


Massachusetts: Town Tax, 1782. Handwritten. Very Good. Paperback. First American Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Original 1782 Twenty Hand written pages bound in a Massachusetts Colonial era ledger book "To Constable Flint Town and County Tax 1782" Among the hand written names and the sums they paid here is "John Hancock"Some other names "Capt David Whittier, David Asten, Daniel Clough,John Harvey, Timothy Barker,"Foxetc. This was written and collected by Joseph B. Varum of Dracut Mass. He was a important figure. A delegate to the state convention tha... View more info

Tea Burning Town Hardcover

By: Joseph S.Sickler

Price: $15.30

Publisher: U.S.A., Abelard Press: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008810

Condition: Good


U.S.A.: Abelard Press, 1950. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Tall hardcover with handsome photos of the colonial and Revolutionary war architecture; Besides Boston another town with a "Tea Party" . Colonial brick and wood architecture of this very early 17thc. New Jersey Revolutionary war town Great crisp b/w photos. Some spine shelf wear at ends and pencil annotations else tight and complete. NOT a library book. Hardcover with handsome paper paste down cover title. Good working copy yet NOT a library copy. Sale. First Edition. View more info

The Way of Duty A Woman and Her Family In Revolutionary America Hardcover

By: Joy Day Buel & Richard Buel ,Jr

Price: $24.58

Publisher: U.S.A., Norton: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006873

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Norton, 1984. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover and Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket NOT a library copy Clean Collectible Condition. Insight into Revolutionary war women and their dual roles, as rebels and wives. Great condition Cloth with dust jacket and mylar jacket. A deeper look at the American Revolution by American men and Women. Really interesting and well written. Since 1977 we pack carefully . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Murder Of George Wythe Two Essays

By: Julian P. Boyd and W.Edwin Hemphill

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Williamsburg, The Institute of Early American History and Culture: 1955

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013139

Condition: Very Good


Williamsburg: The Institute of Early American History and Culture, 1955. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1955 First Edition Red Card Stock Covers. Clean pages NOT a library book. B/W Frontis Portrait As Important as Thomas Jefferson and the Bill of Rights is to the foundation of this country, is George Wythe. America is blessed by the legal minds of Virginia who educated a generation of colonial young Virginian Americans. George Withe's beautiful brick house is one of the highlights of colonial Williamsburg. It is also th... View more info

Proceedings Of The Albany Congress Of 1754 Documents Relative To The Colonial History of The State Of New York

By: Kahnawake Survival School E.B.O'Callaghan

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Canada, Kahnawake Survival: 1980

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 015120

Condition: Very Good


Canada: Kahnawake Survival, 1980. Book. Very Good. Large Trade Paper. First Thus. Large Tan Card Stock Covers with Wampum shield design. The Mohawks of the Six Nations Longhouse republished 19th century publication of 18th century original Albany Congress document First time the Colonial states united and influenced by what the colonies and Benjamin Franklin saw with the Iroquois League of the Longhouse.29pp. Clean pages very good shape. Very slight soiling on cover. Tight clean binding. Major American 18th.Century Document revived by the Akwasasne Mohawk to educate the modern thirteen fires..... View more info

Two Crowns for America Hardcover First Edition

By: Katherine Kurtz

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Spectra: 1996

Seller ID: 014180

ISBN: 0553075624

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket First American Edition First Edition. 8vo Historical novel by this important author proposing a Mason Jacobite ruler in America during the Revolutionary war.George Washington, Benjamin Franklin. Inspired by Sinclair Knight Templar.Collectible shape both hardcover and illustrated dust jacket Not price clipped either. NOT a library copy. Mythic books since 1977 packed well. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Liberties of the Kingston Gaol The New-York Historical Socirty Quarterly

By: Kathleen A.Luhrs Edited Kenneth Scott Jacob Judd James G.Lydon

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, The New York Historical Society: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017221

Condition: Fine


New York: The New York Historical Society, 1968. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean Condition NOT a library copy From an essay on the Dutch Stone Houses in Colonial Kingston New York"The Liberties of the Kingston Gaol " Kenneth Scott with B/w Illus of Dutch Stone Houses to"The Great Capture of 1774" James G.Lydon about Privateers in King George's War to "Gleanings from a Captain's Letters" Jacob Judd Near Fine. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper. First Edition. View more info

Native People of Southern New England, 1500-1650

By: Kathleen J, Professor Bragdon

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Norman, Ok, University Of Oklahoma Press: 1996

Seller ID: 014453

ISBN: 0806128038

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Dust Jacket. NOT Price Clipped. Closed tear on cover of dust jacket. NO Chips. University of Oklahoma Press, 1996. First American Edition. 8vo Clean free of writing. Many illustrations. Excellent history and study of the Spiritual and Sacred beliefs of the Algonquin speaking native nations of New England. NOT a library book. Amazing color 17th century painting of Algonquin warrior on cover. . NO book plates We wrap since 1977 first in brown paper to protect jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Golden Age Of Irish Medicine Irish Essays Louis Le Brocquy Illustrated Dust Jacket Hardcover Dust Jacket

By: Kevin M. Cahill

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, John Jay Press: 1980

Edition: First American Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 009564

Condition: Very Good


New York: John Jay Press, 1980. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Signed and Inscribed By the Author. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover Near Very Good Dust Jacket Both Sides Illustrated by LOUIS LE BROCQUY brush ink drawings. No Chips but rubs and tiny tears. NOT Price clipped. NOT library book. Excellent essays on Irish medicine and it's relationship to Gaelic poetry. Also Irish Doctors in Colonial and Civil war America and a Fenian rebel doctor. Brocquy similar to his work on the 'Tain'. Signed and inscribed by this famed Irish American doctor Kevin ... View more info

Days Of Siege A Journal Of The Siege Of Fort Stanwix

By: Larry Lowenthal Edited

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Eastern Acorn Press: 1983

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013698

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: Eastern Acorn Press, 1983. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Clean NOT a library copy.Hard to find Journal Edited with Commentary of Lieut.William Colbrath of the Third New York Regiment under Col.Peter Gansenvoort at the siege of Fort Stanwix as a part of the greater battle of Saratoga with recent drawings and some facsimile pages as well. Except for a little soiling this publication from Acorn press is in very good shape. Since 1977 we pack with care. First Edition. View more info

The Lee Max Friedman Collection of American Jewish Colonial Correspondence Letters of The Franks Family (1738-1748)

By: Leo Hershkowitz and Isodore S.Meyer

Price: $38.00

Publisher: U. S. A., American Jewish Historical Society: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006369

Condition: Fine


Original 1968 Hardcover Fine Collectible Condition U. S. A.: American Jewish Historical Society, 1968.Illustrated by Col and b/w Illus. Fine. Clean red Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Jewish participation in early American history is here documented in a study and a collection of colonial letters from a leading American Colonial Jewish family. Color portrait. Great condition.Front inside board has a little darkening. Otherwise clean , fine Gilt lettering on spine and front board. Clean pages NOT a library book. Since 1977 we pack with care. First Edition. View more info

Livermore's History Of Block Island Rhode Island

By: Livermore S.T.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Rhode Island, The Block Island Tercentenary Anniversary: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016021

Condition: Fine


Rhode Island: The Block Island Tercentenary Anniversary, 1961. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. Fine Condition1961 Reprint 1877 Original The Block Island Tercentenary Anniversary Two Page Map. Near Fine Condition. 371pp. plus about 25 additional pages addenda for this Edition No writing or underlines. NOT a library book. History of Block Island Rhode Island in the seventeenth century and the Revolutionary War, 17th Century French Privateers and whaling years, folklore, economic and social life history.. First Edition. View more info

The Flagship Hope:Aaron Lopez Hardcover

By: Lloyd Alexander

Price: $18.40

Publisher: U.S.A., Covenant Books: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016696

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Covenant Books, 1960. Book. Illus. by Bernard Krigstein. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Collectible Fine First Edition with Collectible Fine Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped NOT a library copy.Great Jewish American Writer Llayd Alexander best known as editor of Cricket Magazine and the Taran Wanderer Series of Prydain here give a a equally exciting young adult historical adventure novel about the Jewish heroes and patriots of the Revolutionary War in Newport Rhode Island and on the High seas. Jewish rebels and Yal'e Ezra Stiles!Great condition B/W drawings b... View more info

Quebec Trois Siecles D'architecture First Edition

By: Lue Noppen Claude Paulette Michel Tremblay

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Quebec, Libre Expression: 1979

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 011278

Condition: Very Good+


Quebec: Libre Expression, 1979. Book. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. First Canadian Edition. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. Very Good+ Large Folio illustrated history from the cathedrals to the stone houses to the walls around the city and it's beautiful gates, the citadel and fortifications. NOT a library book French wrap around jacket. Folio Color and B/W Illus Great shape. French language text. Really wonderful large photo, drawings and plans. First Edition. View more info

The Uniforms & History Of The Scottish Regiments Britain-Canada-Australia-New Zealand-S. Africa Hardcover

By: Major R.Money Barnes C.Kennedy Allen

Price: $49.00

Publisher: London, Seeley Service & Co: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008436

Condition: Fine


London: Seeley Service & Co, 1965. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Red Hardcover with Black Title Patch on spine. Very Good Dust Jacket.First Thus. N/D C.1965. Red Cloth Fine Clean Pages Dust Jacket has two or four small chips at top of covers, else Very Good+. Not Price Clipped NOT a library copy. Twelve Full Color Plates filled with Scottish Uniforms, i.e. 'Scot's Grey's with Kettle Drum. Twenty Five B/W Drawings of Swords, Dirkes, Targs, Lochaber axe, Highland Pistols more. History of the fighting Scottish Regiments. Their weapons, clothi... View more info

Onaquaga: Hub Of The Border Wars Of The American Revolution in New York State Hardcover

By: Marjory Barnum Hinman

Price: $29.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Marjory Barnum Hinman: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012166

Condition: Fine


First Collectible Condition 1975. Fine Hardcover and Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. Frontis Portrait Clean Free of writing or marks. NOT a library book. Price clipped else Fine. Includes large Fold Out Map of Facsimile 18th C. Butlers Expedition to Iroquois country. History of the Revolutionary war New York border wars along Susquehanna, Unadilla, and Chenango. Ezra Ames Joseph Brant portrait on the dust jacket. Handsome Small Press Hardcover. Another wonderful patriotic publication published for the Bicentennial. Fold out facsimile map Captain William Grays map of Butler expedition. Fine n... View more info

Another America Native American Maps And The History Of Our Lands

By: Mark Warhus

Price: $26.77

Publisher: U. S. A., St.Martins Press: 1997

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013134

Condition: Near Fine


U. S. A.: St.Martins Press, 1997. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover and Dust Jacket both in Near Fine collectible condition, Not price clipped. Sacred America as revealed in the Native American maps and alignments. Rare collection of American First Peoples ordering of trails and rivers, 'Ley Lines' Like new. Many Illus in color. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Image for The Waugh Collection Of Iroquois Folktales, A Calendar of Manuscripts Relating to the History of the Six Nations or Iroquois Indians in Depositories Outside Philadelphia 1750-1850  Proceedings Of The American Philosophical Society Volume 97 Number 5 October 30, 1953  Complete Original 1956 Edition

The Waugh Collection Of Iroquois Folktales, A Calendar of Manuscripts Relating to the History of the Six Nations or Iroquois Indians in Depositories Outside Philadelphia 1750-1850 Proceedings Of The American Philosophical Society Volume 97 Number 5 October 30, 1953 Complete Original 1956 Edition

By: Martha Champion Randle, William Fenton, Francis Harper, C.F.Voegelin, D.H.Hymes

Price: $90.00

Publisher: U. S. A., American Philosophical Society: 1956

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014688

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: American Philosophical Society, 1956. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Original Rare 1956 Large American Philosophical Society Trade Paperback Clean inside light shelf wear on covers and spine.Tight binding. NOT a library book. Complete Original Publication Proceedings of American Philosophical Society 173 pp. . NOT Excerpted. Rare Martha Champion Randle study of the Waugh collection of Iroquois (Six Nations) Folklore, Cosmology, Otherworld Journeys," Also William Fenton's "A Calendar Of Manuscript Materials Re... View more info

Benedict Arnold, Revolutionary Hero: An American Warrior Reconsidered

By: Martin, James K.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, NYU Press: 1997

Seller ID: 016563

ISBN: 0814755607

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible price intact Dust Jacket. Clean 535 pp. pages NOT a library book 1997. 8vo Very well written, and deeply researched book. After Yorktown Arnold even tried to convince King George III to keep fighting America.Great read. Great shape!. Since 1977 we wrap books in brown paper to protect dust jacket before shipping..Great gift Dust jacket present. View more info

Libertys Daughters The Revolutionary Experience of American Women 1750-1800

By: Mary Beth Norton

Price: $19.12

Publisher: U. S. A., Cornell Univ.Press,: 1996

Edition: Third Revised Edition

Seller ID: 012420

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: Cornell Univ.Press,, 1996. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. Third Revised Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback Near Very Good Free of underlines or notes.Crossed out signature on first free end paper NOT a library copy Clear window into the American revolution in women's lives and their contribution in the coming of the American Revolution. Important classic study on American women in the American revolution. This book shows how women pushed men to act and to bravery also documents the horrendous rapes and terrorist treatment of the American women by British... View more info

The Generals of Saratoga

By: Max M.Mintz

Price: $15.84

Publisher: U.S.A, U.S.A: Yale Univ, 1990: 1990

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011218

ISBN: 0300047789

Condition: Near Fine


U.S.A: U.S.A: Yale Univ, 1990, 1990. Book. Near Fine. Cloth. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Lively telling of the struggle that changed the world. illus. 276pp.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Year that Tried Men's Souls: A Journalistic Reconstruction Of The World Of 1776 Original First Edition Hardcover

By: Merritt Ierley

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Barnes: 1976

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013531

Condition: Very Good+


U. S. A.: Barnes, 1976. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. If you love Rediscovering Sacred Drama that was the Birth Of America this book this is for you.Very Good+ Clean Hardcover NOT a library copy. Very Good+ Dust Jacket, Slightest of jacket wear. NOT Price clipped. It tells the history of the beginning of the revolution using the actual newspaper articles in the Boston Newspapers. The Cobblestone streets of old Boston with the British about to fire on the crowd. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info