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HISTORY OF THE WAR OF THE INDEPENDENCE OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA., Botta, Charles.
1 Botta, Charles. HISTORY OF THE WAR OF THE INDEPENDENCE OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA.
Edingurgh, London, and Glasgow. A. Fullarton and Co. 1844 Leather. Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
... [x, 573pp]... Ivory leather binding, red leather title label on spine with gilt lettering, marbled endpapers... Translated from the Italian by Beorge Alexander Otis... Some B/W engraved portraits and map... Bookplate of Frank Cutter Deering on FEP... Some light brown spotting, otherwise clean interior... Tight binding... SCARCE... 007722 
Price: 175.00 USD
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HISTORY OF THE WAR OF THE INDEPENDENCE OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. VOLUMES I & II., Botta, Charles.
2 Botta, Charles. HISTORY OF THE WAR OF THE INDEPENDENCE OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. VOLUMES I & II.
New Haven. Nathan Whiting. 1834 Full-Leather Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
... THIS IS A TWO VOLUME SET... Vol. I: [x-472pp]... Vol. II: [iv-468pp]... Original brown leather boards with gilt dentelle bordering edge, black leather title labels on spine, marbled endpapers... 7TH EDITION... ILLUSTRATED WITH SEVERAL B/W ENGRAVINGS... Translated from the Italian by George Alexander Otis... Rebacked using original boards... Heavy brown spotting throughout... Weight is approx. 5 lbs, additional shipping and handling will apply... 007777 
Price: 68.00 USD
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3 Burges, Tristam. LIBERTY, GLORY AND UNION, OR AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE: AN ORATION, PRONOUNCED BEFORE THE PEOPLE OF PROVIDENCE, JULY 4TH, A.D. 1810.
Providence, R. I. Dunham & Hawkins. 1810 Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
... [22pp]... Modern binding in black cloth spine, b/w marbled boards, gilt lettering on spine... Burges was a U.S. Representative from Rhode Island who studied medicine and, later, law. He had been appointed chief justice of the supreme court of Rhode Island in 1815 and was the Professor of oratory in Brown University. All this after overcoming his stuttering when speaking publicly... Some toning... 007283 
Price: 59.00 USD
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4 Burnham, Rev. N. H. BATTLE OF GROTON HEIGHTS: A STORY OF THE STORMING OF FORT GRISWOLD, AND THE BURNING OF NEW LONDON, ON THE SIXTH OF SEPTEMBER, 1781. CONTAINING ALSO THE NARRATIVE OF RUFUS AVERY, (FROM THE ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT) AND STATEMENT OF AVERY DOWNER, M.D....
New London, CT. Bingham Paper Box Co.'s Print 1903 Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
"TOGETHER WITH BIOGRAP[sic]ICAL SKETCHES OF COL. WILLIAM LEDYARD AND MOTHER BAILEY, INCLUDING A POEM BY LEONARD WOOLSEY BACON, DELIVERED ON THE CENTENNIAL ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF GROTON HEIGHTS, SEPTEMBER 6, 1881."... [42+pp]... Green paper wrappers with black lettering and image of Groton Monument on front cover... ILLUSTRATED WITH SEVERAL B/W PLATES... 007861 
Price: 24.00 USD
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INTRODUCTION TO THE HISTORY OF THE REVOLT OF THE AMERICAN COLONIES; BEING A COMPREHENSIVE VIEW OF ITS ORIGIN, DERIVED FROM THE STATE PAPERS CONTAINED IN THE PUBLIC OFFICES OF GREAT BRITAIN. VOLUMES I & II., Chalmers, George.
5 Chalmers, George. INTRODUCTION TO THE HISTORY OF THE REVOLT OF THE AMERICAN COLONIES; BEING A COMPREHENSIVE VIEW OF ITS ORIGIN, DERIVED FROM THE STATE PAPERS CONTAINED IN THE PUBLIC OFFICES OF GREAT BRITAIN. VOLUMES I & II.
Boston. James Munroe and Company. 1845 Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
...TWO VOLUME SET... Vol. I: [xxxiv, 414pp]... Vol. II: [xv, 376pp]... Modern dark blue library binding, red leather label of title on spine with gilt lettering... "The present work, in its general character and principles, accords with the ['Political Annals of the United Colonies'], having been written nearly at the same time, but for a different object...It iwas printed, under the author's inspection, as far as the end of the reign of George the First, but no part has ever been published. To the printed copy, which has been used for the impression now given to the public, a title-page is prefixed in the handwriting of the author, with the addition, "suppressed in 1782." It is one of the very few copies, which he reserved for private distribution among his friends."... Personal bookplate of James Strohn Copley on inside front cover in each volume... Copley (1916 - 1973) was a journalist and newspaper publisher who published the 'San Diego Union', etc....'. He was a former President of the Inter American Press Association ."... Pages are clean and bright... HOWES C279... 006694 
Price: 175.00 USD
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6 Channing, Edward. HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES. VOLUME III THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION 1761-1789.
New York. The MacMillan Company 1920 Hard Cover Very Good+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
... [585pp]... Dark blue cloth covered boards, gilt lettering on spine... ILLUSTRATED WITH MAPS, INCLUDING FOLDING COLOR MAP OF THE U.S. IN 1790... Two ownership signatures inside FEP... Front hinge cracked, but holding fine... 007820 
Price: 29.00 USD
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7 Chittenden, Hon. Lucius E. PROCEEDINGS OF THE VERMONT HISTORICAL SOCIETY. OCTOBER 8, 1872. THE CAPTURE OF TICONDEROGA. ANNUAL ADDRESS BEFORE THE VERMONT HISTORICAL SOCIETY DELIVERED AT MONTPELIER, VT. ON TUESDAY EVENING, OCTOBER 8, 1872.
Montpelier, VT Vermont Historical Society & Tuttle & Company. 1872 Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
... [xx, 127pp]... Dark blue cloth binding with gilt lettering on front cover and spine... A couple of cases of marginalia in old hand, otherwise interior is clean and bright... Presentation inscription on FEP dated 1894, ownership stamp on opposite page, ownership inscription on one of the free endpapers dated 1894... Light wear to spine ends... 007570 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8 Clark, William Bell; William James Morgan; Michael J. Crawford (Editors). NAVAL DOCUMENTS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION. VOLUMES I - XI.
Washington. Department of the Navy 1964 Hard Cover Good - Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
... THIS IS FOR ELEVEN VOLUMES... Blue cloth binding with gilt seals on covers and gilt lettering and design on spines... Published from 1964 to 2005... Index in Vol. XI... An extensive and comprehensive account of naval operations during the American Revolution... In the American Revolution, which this documentary publication encompasses, the independence of the Colonies itself depended upon the sea...The meaning of the Navy to the United States in the War for Independence has been understood by few Americans due to the restricted availability of naval source material which, through this valuable set, has now been well documented... Ex-lib with markings as such... Vol. I slightly shaken... Some corners bumped, boards lightly scuffed... Weighs approx. 55 lbs, additional shipping and handling will apply... 007837 
Price: 375.00 USD
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9 Compiled By John R. Sellers, Gerard W. Gawalt, Paul H. Smith, & Patricia Molen Van Ee. MANUSCRIPT SOURCES IN THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS FOR RESEARCH ON THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION.
Washington. Library of Congress 1975 Hard Cover Near Fine. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
... [372pp]... Blue cloth covered boards, gilt decoration stamped onto front cover, gilt lettering on spine... PERSONAL BOOKPLATE OF WILLIAM H. GUTHMAN... From the Guthman Collection... 007657 
Price: 18.00 USD
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10 Depew, Hon. Chauncey M. CENTENNIAL OF THE CAPTURE OF MAJOR ANDRE. ORATION AT TARRYTOWN, SEPTEMBER 23d, 1880.
New York. John Polhemus. 1880 Three-Quarter Leather Very Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
... [31pp]... Rebound with dark blue leather spine and corners, outlined in gilt, marbled paper covered boards, gilt lettering on spine, raised spine bands, AEG... ORIGINAL PAMPHLET WRAPPERS BOUND IN REAR OF VOLUME... The author "was an attorney for Cornelius Vanderbilt's railroad interests, president of the New York Central Railroad System, and a United States Senator from New York from 1899 to 1911."... WRAPPER INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR... Vertical crease from having been folded... FROM THE FRANK C. DEERING COLLECTION, BEARING HIS PERSONAL BLACK LEATHER BOOKPLATE INSIDE FRONT COVER... 007445 
Price: 95.00 USD
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11 Family Archives FAMILY ARCHIVES LOYALISTS IN THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION. CD-ROM
U.S.A. Genealogical Pub Co 1999 Hard Cover Very Good 
...CD-ROM...VERSION 2.0...USED CD IN A PLASTIC HARDCOVER CASE... 007064 
Price: 30.00 USD
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12 Faragher, John Mack ENCYCLOPEDIA OF COLONIAL AND REVOLUTIONARY AMERICA.
U.S.A. Da Capo Press. 1996 0306806878 / 9780306806872 Soft Cover Very Good+ 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
... [484pp]... Stiff card wrappers, pictorial illustration... Clean interior... B/W ILLUSTRATIONS... 007723 
Price: 25.00 USD
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13 Force, Peter AMERICAN ARCHIVES: FIFTH SERIES. CONTAINING A DOCUMENTARY HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, FROM THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE, JULY 4, 1776, TO THE DEFINITIVE TREATY OF PEACE WITH GREAT BRITAIN, SEPTEMBER 3, 1783. VOLUME I.
Washington. M. St. Clair Clarke and Peter Force 1848 Hard Cover Fair Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
... [ciii, 1766pp]... Excellent modern black buckram binding with gilt lettering on spine... Lacks the much coveted Declaration of Independence print... "Consisting of a collection of authentick records, state papers, debates, and letters and other notices of publick affairs, the whole forming a documentary history of the origin and progress of the North American colonies; of the causes and accomplishment of the American Revolution; and of the constitution of government for the United States, to the final ratification thereof."... Includes Index... Ex-library with little markings as such... Leaves heavily damaged starting from page 1158 to the end... Weight is approximately 8 lbs, additional shipping and handling will apply... 007803 
Price: 115.00 USD
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14 Heath, William. HEATH'S MEMOIRS OF THE AMERICAN WAR.
New York. A. Wessels Company. 1904 Hard Cover As New 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
... [435pp]... Green library binding, gilt lettering on spine... Reprinted from the original edition of 1798... Edited by Rufus Rockwell Wilson... SCARCE... With index and appendices... One of the most valuable of the contemporary narratives of the Revolution... Bookplate of The Lucius Beebe Memorial Library on endpaper... 006348 
Price: 75.00 USD
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15 Lossing, Benson J. PICTORIAL FIELD-BOOK OF THE REVOLUTION; OR, ILLUSTRATIONS, BY PEN AND PENCIL, OF THE HISTORY, BIOGRAPHY, SCENERY, RELICS, AND TRADITIONS OF THE WAR FOR INDEPENDENCE. VOLUME I.
New Rochelle, NY. Caratzas Brothers. 1976 Hard Cover Fine 4to - Oblong 
...(with Eleven Hundred Engravings on Wood, By Lossing and Barritt, Chiefly From Original Sketches by the Author).....xxxii, 783pp...Blue Cloth Boards with Silver Lettering on Spine....COLORFULLY ILLUSTRATED FRONTIS....NUMEROUS B/W ILLUSTRATIONS THROUGHOUT....Text is VERY CLEAN & BRIGHT....Binding is TIGHT.... 005086 
Price: 35.00 USD
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SONGS AND BALLADS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION., Moore, Frank.
16 Moore, Frank. SONGS AND BALLADS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION.
New York. D. Appleton & Company. 1856 Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
... [xii, 394pp]... Brown cloth binding, decoratively stamped, lettering on spine, AEG... Interior clean and bright... 007607 
Price: 45.00 USD
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17 Schlesinger, Arthur M. PRELUDE TO INDEPENDENCE: THE NEWSPAPER WAR ON BRITAIN 1764 - 1776.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A. Northeastern Univ Press. 1980 0930350138 / 9780930350130 Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
... [xiv, 318, xvipp]... Stiff, textured brown wraps, illustrated... Clean interior... 006515 
Price: 15.00 USD
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18 Warren, George Washington. HISTORY OF THE BUNKER HILL MONUMENT ASSOCIATION DURING THE FIRST CENTURY OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA.
Boston. James R. Osgood & Co. 1877 Hard Cover Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
... [xix, 426pp]... Rebacked with original spine laid down and original covers, gilt lettering on spine... Illustrated with B/W portraits, plates... Tight... Clean text... Covers show some wear... Weighs approx. 4 lbs, additional shipping and handling will apply... 007510 
Price: 45.00 USD
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SOCIAL LIFE IN THE EARLY REPUBLIC., Wharton, Anne Hollingsworth.
19 Wharton, Anne Hollingsworth. SOCIAL LIFE IN THE EARLY REPUBLIC.
Philadelphia & London. J. B. Lippincott Company 1902 Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
... [xvi - 346pp]... Yellow textured cloth binding, gilt decoration and lettering on front cover and spine, TEG... B/W illustrations, COLOR frontispiece... First Edition... NOT EX-LIB... Gift inscription to Katharine Duncan Upham of Claremont, NH dated 1902... Some light soiling 007703 
Price: 32.00 USD
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