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Ladies At The Crossroads Eighteenth Century Women Of New Jersey

By: Shirley J. Horner Sally S. Minshall Jeanne H. Watson

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A, American Association of University Women: 1978

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 015381

Condition: Fine


U.S.A: American Association of University Women, 1978. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First Edition First Printing. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible Condition Small Local Press. Real woman with faces and names. Excellent resource study and biography portrait of Revolutionary war women of New Jersey. Great genealogy and social life of colonial American women in the era of the American Revolution. These woman come to life the musical 'Hamilton' Clean Near Fine condition. NOT a library copy. We wrap first in brown paper. First Edition. View more info

The Black Presence in the Era of the American Revolution

By: Sidney Kaplan and Emma Nogrady Kaplan

Price: $18.47

Publisher: Amherst, University of Massachusetts: 1989

Edition: First Revised Editon

Seller ID: 014230

Condition: Very Good+


Amherst: University of Massachusetts, 1989. Book. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. First Revised Editon. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Clean pages NOT a library copy.Trade Paperback Comprehensive look at the African Americans in the Revolutionary War using primary documents and illus, letters, drawings, almanacs. Large trade paperback. Great shape. We pack with care and respect. First Edition. View more info

By Order Of The State of Connecticut New London County Court 12 Oct 1790 Sir, Pay Joshua Esquire State Attorney For Said County Three Pounds two Shillings three pence Out of the Taxes Appropriated for the Payment of the Civil HAND WRITTEN AND HARTFORD PRINTED 1790 SUPERIOR COURT RECEIPT WITH BORDER

By: Signed by Treasurer State of Connecticut John Dodd

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Connectict, Hudson and Goodwin: 1790

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 016799

Condition: Very Good


Connectict: Hudson and Goodwin, 1790. Book. Very Good. No Binding. 1st Edition. 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall. ORIGINAL HAND WRITTEN AND PRINTED COLONIAL STATE OF CONNECTICUT October 1790 SIGNED TAX RECEIPT Combination hand writing and printing Colonial border design around 5x7 inch Seven sentences of print and script Hartford Printer Hudson And Goodwin with Signature Treasurer Very Good shape original hole punched by the State of Connecticut in center of document. Two halves One piece of clear tape holding together Flip side signed and inscribed beautiful flowing script"John Dodd" P... View more info

Revolutionary War Pay Order Oct,12 1790 ORIGINAL DOCUMENT

By: State of Connectticut John Dodd Clerk

Price: $151.80

Publisher: U. S. A., State of Connecticut: 1790

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010326

Condition: Good+


U. S. A.: State of Connecticut, 1790. Book. Good+. Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ORIGINAL REVOLUTIONARY WAR "Pay Joshua Cort Esquire State Attorney Three Pounds Two Shillings and Three Pence out of Taxes 1790." Hand written and printed by John Dodd. Printed in Hartford by Hudson and Goodwin 7 inches by 5 inches. Except for whole the size of a quarter where a seal must have been or a punch this Colonial Pay order is in great shape! Wonderful original touchstone from Revolutionary war New England. Rare Original not a copy.. Dust jacket present. First Edit... View more info

Benedict Arnold Military Racketeer

By: Sullivan, Edward Dean

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Vanguard Press,: 1932

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6624

Condition: Good+


First Edition Near Very Good Hardcover 306 pp. Clean Pages No dust Jacket While this is a ex library copy it is not overbearingly so and for the price with clean pages, and No writing, and No underlines and tight binding it is a worthwhile copy of a important book in this age to create a justification for being a traitor by having a greedy wife and less praise than one deserves this book lays out he was pretty criminal minded before. Yes, he was brave but so were the Patriot men that died on his treacherous raid on Connecticut after he turned. Three Geese In Flight Books Revolutionary war pass... View more info

Fort Ticonderoga Scottish Gathering A Legend of the West Highlands

By: The Fort Ticonderoga Association Robert Louis Stevenson

Price: $20.24

Publisher: U.S.A, Fort Ticonderoga Association: 1978

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 008480

Condition: Fine


U.S.A: Fort Ticonderoga Association, 1978. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Tall Pictorial Wrappers. Very Good. First American Edition. Color and b/w Illus. program and story of the Scottish Gathering at Fort Ticonderoga to honor the 'Black Watch' and Scottish participation at the fort's battles. Also includes "A Legend" the Robert Louis Stevenson Poem about the legend or Ghost story of the Campbells of Ticonderoga. Great cover painting of the Black Watch attack and rear cover photo of the current fort from the air. NOT a library ... View more info

Guide Book To Fort Ticonderoga

By: The Stinehour Press

Price: $18.00

Publisher: U.S.A., George Ittle Press: 1989

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 016616

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: George Ittle Press, 1989. Book. Fine. Wrappers. 3rd Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Fine Condition. Guide Book to the Fortifications and the Cannons and placement of Fort Ticonderoga. Clean Fine Condition 15pp B/W Photos, Map, drawings. Cover photo of the fort from the air. Canon angles of fire, great photos of fort's relation to lake Champlain. Fine Clean Condition. NOT a library copy.. View more info

Mohawk Frontier: the Dutch Community of Schenectady, New York, 1661-1710

By: Thomas E Burke Jr.

Price: $115.00

Publisher: Ithaca And London, Cornell University Press: 1991

Seller ID: 017213

ISBN: 0801425417

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Collectible Mylar Pretested Dust Jacket. Clean free of writing. No underlines NOT a library copy Handsome excellent binding with gilt lettering and title patch on spine. New York: Cornell University, 1991 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Excellent study of this Dutch Community in what was the 'Wild West' of it's time. The terror raid by the French and their 'Christian Indians' on this Dutch Town in Mohawk country. in the Leisler era. Deep and comprehensive. We wrap first in brown paper since 1977 to protect your book's cover. Dust jacket present. First Edit... View more info

Now We Are Enemies The Story Of Bunker Hill

By: Thomas J.Fleming

Price: $18.00

Publisher: U.S.A., St.Martins: 1960

Edition: First Book Club

Seller ID: 016384

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: St.Martins, 1960. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Book Club. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket First Book Club Edition. Map End papers. Clean free of marks or underlines. NOT a library book. Handsome copy, Tight binding. Nothing better! Nobody tells the tale of the American Revolution with such detail and concise. Joseph Warren comes alive. History book that reads as exciting as a novel, but is solid history. Clean tight, no writing in text. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

A Summary View Of The Rights Of British America Colonial Willimasburg Letter Press Hand Set Type

By: Thomas Jefferson Colonial Willimasburg Printing Press

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Williamsburg, Printing Office of the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation: 1972

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 005768

Condition: Fine


Williamsburg: Printing Office of the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, 1972. Book. Fine. Paperback. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Letter Press Handmade Paper Hand Set 18th Century type. Facsimile. Sewn binding in Colonial Williamsburg. Fine Condition. Clean. First Limited Printing 1972. Private Colonial Williamsburg Press, limited Edition. 23pp. Hand sewn hand made paper boards. Wonderful facsimile letterpress reprint hand made in Colonial Williamsburg. This was first printed by Clementina Rind, Williamsburg's only woman printer. This collectible revolutionary document of i... View more info

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Father Knickerbocker Rebels How People Lived In New York City During The Revolution Hardcover

By: Thomas Jefferson Wertenbaker

Price: $69.00

Publisher: New York, Scribners,: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012963

Condition: Fine


New York: Scribners,, 1948. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Collectible NOT Price Clipped Dust Jacket Mylar Protected, First Edition. NOT a library book. Detailed history on New York City in the American Revolution. You will never see Mcdougall street the same! Fraunces Tavern Sons of Liberty. There is a expression in New York "Boston started the Revolution and New York fought it." Here is that story as well as the social revolution withing a revolution. The Livingstons and the Delanceys, Illus. Rare Great s... View more info

Year of Liberty: History of the Great Irish Rebellion of 1798

By: Thomas Pakenham

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton Ltd: 1969

Seller ID: 91

ISBN: 0340106409

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Clean Hardcover Very Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket.London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1969. Book. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. NOT a library copy. Jacket has a few closed little tears and rubs but bright in it's Mylar. Fade spots on spine. Tight binding. No underlines. No writing in text, Dust Jacket Painting 'Battle of Ballynahinch' Handsome copy. Dust jacket present. View more info

Denmark Gets the News Of 76 Hardcover

By: Thorkild Kjergaard

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Copenhagen, Danish Bicentennial Committee: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012586

Condition: Fine


Copenhagen: Danish Bicentennial Committee, 1975. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Hardcover and Dust Jacket First Danish Edition The Bicentennial celebration of the American Revolution was exciting for the historian and the collector of Revolutionary war history. Every state, every county and nearly every town published something of national or local interest. Here we have brave Denmark's contribution supporting America as it does today!Denmark a beacon of beauty and freedom A facsimile newspaper publishing the first page of the Declaration ... View more info

Indians and Colonists at the Crossroads of Empire: The Albany Congress of 1754

By: Timothy J. Shannon

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ithaca, Cornell University Press: 1999

Seller ID: 012419

ISBN: 0801436575

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover and Fine Collectible Unclipped Dust Jacket. Clean 268 pp. Cornell Univ.Press,, 2000. First American Edition. 8vo . The debate around the Six Nation Iroquois Longhouse influence on Benjamin Franklin and the Albany Congress of 1754 is presented. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight wrapping books first in brown paper to protect you dust jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

MH I the Quarterly Journal Of Military History Autumn 1998 Volume II Number1 Turning Point in the Wilderness

By: Tom Wicker

Price: $20.59

Publisher: U.S.A, MHQ The Journal of Military History: 1998

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011920

Condition: Fine


U.S.A: MHQ The Journal of Military History, 1998. Book. Fine. Hand Bound. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover with Color paintings and Photos Color illustrated pages of military history.Many military essays. One essay on how clash at King's mountain between patriots and Tories led to victory at Yorktown. Also 12pp on 'Stalingrad' battle. Also Bohemian Brigade in civil war and 12pp. Puritans battle with Algonquins at the 'Great Swamp Fight'. Full page portrait of King Phillip! color and b/w. Handsome hardcover.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Historical Records North Castle New Castle Colonial History and Minutes of Town Meetings 1736-1791

By: Town Historians Westchester County

Price: $25.76

Publisher: U. S. A., Town of New Castle: 1975

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 006564

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: Town of New Castle, 1975. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Original 1975 Edition Large Paperback Very Good clean. Bicentennial Colonial Westchester New York history and facsimile maps, deeds, letters and history during the Revolutionary war. Primary records, meetings geneology. First Edition. View more info

The Highland Regiments Tigers In Tartan Hardcover Odyssey of the Black Watch

By: W. Pratt Paul

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Scotland, Scotland: Impulse Publications,: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010466

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Condition.Scotland: First Scottish Edition 1971. Red Decorative Gilt Hard Cover.220 pp Handsomely bound in bright red cloth with gold lettering and cover design. Near fine. Exciting Scottish regiments histories from The Gordon Highlanders to The Black Watch and Montcalm and Ticonderoga. to fighting the Nazis. Handsome Gilt design on red binding Clean NOT a library copy.. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books packs with care and respect First Edition. View more info

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Old Fort Johnson Original 1906 First Edition Hardcover

By: W.Max Reid

Price: $74.00

Publisher: U. S. A., G.P. Putnam And Sons: 1906

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 012335

Condition: Very Good+


U. S. A.: G.P. Putnam And Sons, 1906. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Original Red Hardcover. Clean pages. NOT a library copy. Embossed Photo of Old Fort Johnson on cover. Great photos of eighteenth century furniture and architecture in this story of Sir William Johnson and his life with the Mohawks and battles with the French. This wild Irish baronet had a Mohawk consort and blind Irish harper in his house. Mohawks, French and Indian War, Pontiac s Rebellion, Revolutionary War. gilt titling. Clean, bright a few cover tin... View more info

Lake George and Lake Champlain the War Trail of the Mohawk Original 1910 Hardcover

By: W.Max Reid

Price: $100.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Putnam: 1910

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013137

Condition: Good


U. S. A.: Putnam, 1910. Book. Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Original 1910 Hardcover From the color fold out maps of lake Champlain and Crown Point to the epic of Ticonderoga and secret tunnels in Crown Point. The Black robes and the Mohawks, The French and Indian war and the Revolution are here in stone and story. Great b/w photos and text in this large epic of the Mohawk war trail. If you loved the Last of the Mohegans. and you were here in a past life you will find yourself at home here. A little age wear and few rubs on the cover but this first... View more info

Benjamin Franklin An American Life Hardcover

By: Walter Isaacson

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Simon & Schuster: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016106

Condition: Fine


2003. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Hardcover And Dust Jacket Both Fine Clean Interior NOT a library copy Not Price Clipped Clean Collectible Condition.If Britain had Merlin, America had Benjamin Franklin, and the latter is clearly present and before us in the clever and inspiring biography in collectible fine condition.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

1970 Souvenir Program of the Battle of White Plains 1776

By: Westchester County Historical Society

Price: $18.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Westchester County Historical Society: 1970

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014846

Condition: Near Very Good


U. S. A.: Westchester County Historical Society, 1970. Book. Near Very Good. Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Twelve page illustrated Souvenir booklet of the Re-enactment of the Battle of White Plains. History of the battle, small map and pages of Westchester advertisements of sponsors. Celebration of the 10th battle re-enactment.George Washington on march on cover. Good shape with shelf wear only.Clean inside.. First Edition. View more info

George Washington A Life Hardcover

By: Willard Sterne Randall

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Henry Holt: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015187

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Henry Holt, 1997. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket. Excellent condition. The flame on a hill that has guided dreams of freedom since 1775 is due to the vision and strength of George Washington. here is why. Like new book and jacket. Stated "First Edition" Number line beginning with "1". Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Social Roots of the American Military Profession: The Officer Corps of America Peacetime Army 1784-1789 The Journal of Military History Vol.54. No.4 October1990

By: William B.Skelton Richard G. Davis George Raudzens Malcolm Muir, Jr

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., American Militaty Institute: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016338

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: American Militaty Institute, 1994. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Complete The Journal of Military History Vol.54. No.4 October 1990 Among the four fine academic military essays is one on the era of the Revolutionary War William B.Skelton 18pp. "Social Roots of the American Military Profession: The Officer Corps of America Peacetime Army 1784-1789" Shay's rebellion" "Society of the Cincinnati' Also 32pp "War Winning Weapons:The Measurement of Technological Determinism in Military" George Randzens. Also &#... View more info

Naval Documents Of The American Revolution 1775-1776 Volume 3 Original Hardcover

By: William Bell Clark Editor George Washingron Dr.Ezra Stiles Esek Hopkins Stephen Moylan Henry Knox Richard Montgomery Jonathan Glover Lord Stirling Henry Laurens

Price: $40.00

Publisher: U. S. A., U.S.Government Printing Office: 1968

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 015034

Condition: Very Good+


U. S. A.: U.S.Government Printing Office, 1968. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Original Thick Blue Hardcover. Clean pages NOT a library copy.1486pp Primary documents, letters from the Revolutionary War as it was being fought day by day at sea and in Congress. Letters from Ezra Stiles on the Cannons at Ticonderoga. George Washington to John Hancock on forming the Marines, Master's log of H.M.Nautilus. Philip Schuyler lettersMaps. Painting of Ezra Hopkins. Original sketch of the American ship Privateer Washington. Publish... View more info

Naval Documents Of The American Revolution 1775 Vol.2. Hardcover

By: William Bell Clark George Washingron John Adams Ethan Allen Philip Schuyler

Price: $50.00

Publisher: U. S. A., U.S.Government Printing Office: 1966

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 015033

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: U.S.Government Printing Office, 1966. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Clean Huge Blue 1463pp.b/w illus.Hardcover with Gilt Frigate on Spine and Seal on the U.S.Navy on cover.Pages clean, binding tight. A little light soiling on cover else Very Good. Instantly you are thrown into the Revolutionary war with these original letters and documents of 1775. Letters from Richard Montgomery on the Oneidas, Ethan Allen writing about brawling with two feathered Devils, George Washington, Philip Schuyler writing about this desper... View more info

The Day Is Ours: How a Ragged Rebel Army Stood the Storm and Saved the Revolution

By: William Dwyer

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Adult: 1983

Seller ID: 013072

ISBN: 0670114464

Condition: Fine


Collectible Near Fine Hardcover and Near Fine Dust Jacket NOT Price Clipped. NOT a library copy. Viking, 1983. First American Edition. 8vo. How Americans at the very end of hope turned around at Princeton and Trenton. Three Huzzahs George Washington for his very real vision of America a land of vision! Great book in great condition Hardcover and dust jacket NOT price clipped NOT a library book. Since 1977 we pack with care. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Jane McCrea and Her Contemporaries The Fitch Papers Old Fort Edward Before 1800 Addenda Part Two

By: William H.Hill Edited

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Fort Edward N.Y., Privately Printed: 1957

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011910

Condition: Fine


Fort Edward N.Y.: Privately Printed, 1957. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Original Trade Paperback Yellow Covers. NOT a library Book. Local lore and geneology and stone inscriptions for Jane McCrae Addenda to the fabulous "Old Fort Edward" of French and Indian war fame as well as Revolutionary war staging ground. This clean fine condition 99pp. book has local Fort Edward history pieces, geneology and the "Fitch Papers Jane McCrea and her Contemporaries" Primary documents and letters about the incident. Highlander a... View more info

The Story Of John Peter Zenger Defender Of Freedom Of The Press

By: William Lynn McCracken

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Zenger Memorial New York: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 013077

Condition: Good


New York: Zenger Memorial New York, 1977. Book. Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Limited Printing Original B/W 11pp.NOT a library copy. Illustrated Zenger Memorial At Federal Hall Publication History with Facsimile Documents of John Peter Zenger and his successful fight for Freedom of the Press in New York City before the American Revolution. This important colonial legal case was the foundation for freedom of speech in the United States Facsimile page photo of the New York Weekly Journal where the case took place. Here published with memorial White sti... View more info

Longhouse Diplomacy And Frontier Warfare

By: William T. Hagan

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, The New York State Bicentennial Commission: 1976

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014902

Condition: Good+


New York: The New York State Bicentennial Commission, 1976. Book. Good+. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. First Edition The New York State Bicentennial CommissionTrade Paperback. b/w illus Clean Pages NOT a library copy Only wear on the top of front cover has a small closed tear and some rubs else Good+ No writing inside. Journey into the Mohawk frontier wars between Six Nations and Rebels with Loyalists with fire everywhere. Great collectible series done by New York State for the Bicentennial. A great collecting subject in books. Since 1977 we... View more info

FRANCIS LEWIS SIGNER OF THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE AND MORGAN LEWIS PROPERY RECEIPT FROM WHITESTONE QUEENS INNES & CENTER REAL ESTATE BROKERS C.1885

By: William T. Innes

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York City, Innes & Center: 1890

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017147

Condition: Very Good


New York City: Innes & Center, 1890. Book. Very Good. Paper Wrappers. 1st Edition. Original Type Written Property Receipt with history of the sale of the estate in Whitestone Queens New York of Francis Lewis The Welsh signer of the Declaration of Independence and famous also for meeting Welsh speaking western Indians at Fort Otswego and his son and hero of Saratoga and War of 1812 Morgan Lewis. Here the the Real Estate Brokers gives the history of the Queens New York estate since 1798 sold to Jonah Hallett 1808 on to Henry Grinnell 'Merchant Prince' and sold to Mr Schermerhorn in 1883. Origin... View more info