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AN HISTORICAL ACCOUNT OF SOME MEMORABLE ACTIONS, PARTICULARLY IN VIRGINIA; Also Against the Admiral of Algier, and in the East Indies: Performed for the Service of his Prince and Country by  Thomas | introduction by R. A. Brock Grantham - Hardcover - 1882 - from Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA (SKU: 5836)

AN HISTORICAL ACCOUNT OF SOME MEMORABLE ACTIONS, PARTICULARLY IN VIRGINIA; Also Against the Admiral of Algier, and in the East Indies: Performed for the Service of his Prince and Country

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AN HISTORICAL ACCOUNT OF SOME MEMORABLE ACTIONS, PARTICULARLY IN VIRGINIA; Also Against the Admiral of Algier, and in the East Indies: Performed for the Service of his Prince and Country

by Grantham, Thomas | introduction by R. A. Brock

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Richmond: Carlton McCarthy & Co., 1882. Hard Cover. Good binding. Octavo. viii, 71, [5 (blank)] pp. Type facsimile of the 1716 edition. Stitched, and in printed wrappers, all bound in 19th century cloth-backed marbled paper covered flexible boards. The wrappers are chipped with offsetting from the covers; contents are largely clean. Uncommon reprint of a scarce 18th century work. "This pamphlet narrates some of the events in the life of Sir Thomas Grantham, especially of his services in Virginia and Bombay" Church 858A. Includes material related to Bacon's Rebellion. Haynes 7256; Howes G-313; Sabin 28323.

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Bookseller
Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
5836
Title
AN HISTORICAL ACCOUNT OF SOME MEMORABLE ACTIONS, PARTICULARLY IN VIRGINIA; Also Against the Admiral of Algier, and in the East Indies: Performed for the Service of his Prince and Country
Author
Grantham, Thomas | introduction by R. A. Brock
Format/binding
Hard Cover
Book condition
Used - Good binding
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Carlton McCarthy & Co.
Place of Publication
Richmond
Date published
1882
Keywords
History--U.S.|Americana
Bookseller catalogs
Americana; History--U.S;

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octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...[more]
wrappers
The paper covering on the outside of a paperback.  Also see the entry for pictorial wraps, color illustrated coverings for...[more]
reprint
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.
marbled paper
Decorative colored paper that imitates marble with a veined, mottled, or swirling pattern. Commonly used as the end papers or...[more]
facsimile
An exact copy of an original work. In books, it refers to a copy or reproduction, as accurate as possible, of an original...[more]

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