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The Road to Yorktown by  John Selby - Signed First Edition - 1976 - from Resource Books, LLC (SKU: 002466)

The Road to Yorktown

The Road to Yorktown by  John Selby - Signed First Edition - 1976 - from Resource Books, LLC (SKU: 002466)

The Road to Yorktown

by Selby, John

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  • Hardcover
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  • First
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London: Hamish Hamilton, 1976. First edition with a tipped in autograph of British Admiaral Alexander. Exceptionally clean copy of this well-illustrated history of the days leading up to the surrender at Yorktown. Includes chapters on Washington, Lexington and Concord, The Siege of Boston, New York, Trenton and Princeton, Philadelphia, Valley Forge, Morristown, West Point and The Campaigns in the Carolinas, as well as Yorktown. The clipped signature of Admiral Hood on the front free endpaper is attached to a typed note about Hood - "First Viscount and Baron Bridport 1726-1814, The great Naval Commander, who lived near Thomas Meade in Co Somerset. See pages 184-185". Tan cloth lettered in gilt, 214 pages, printed dustjacket. Book looks and feels unread, with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is in similar as new condition.. Tipped in autograph of Admiral Alexander Hood. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Details

Bookseller
Resource Books, LLC US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
002466
Title
The Road to Yorktown
Author
Selby, John
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Hamish Hamilton
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1976
Keywords
AMERICAN REVOLUTION REVOLUTIONARY WAR YORKTOWN
Bookseller catalogs
American History and Biography; World History, World Wars and Militaria;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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Resource Books, LLC deals in antiquarian and out-of-print books in a wide variety of subject matter, mainly non-fiction.

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gilt
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