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SONGS AND BALLADS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION by  Frank Moore - First Edition - 1856 - from Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA (SKU: 5896)

SONGS AND BALLADS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION

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SONGS AND BALLADS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION

by Moore, Frank

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New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1856. Hard Cover. Very Good binding. 12mo. xii, 394 pp., frontis. First edition. In pebbled cloth with title in gold on the spine; page edges marbled; marbled endpapers; frontispiece and engraved title page. A very nice copy with limited shelfwear to the covers; offsetting to the final page from a tipped in early newspaper clipping. "This volume presents a selection from the numerous productions in verse, which appeared during the war of the American Revolution. Many of them are taken from the newspapers and periodical issues of the time; others from original ballad sheets and broadsides; while some have been received from the recollections of a few surviving soldiers, who heard and sang them amid the trials of the camp and field" (p. v). Sabin 50369.

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Bookseller
Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
5896
Title
SONGS AND BALLADS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
Author
Moore, Frank
Format/binding
Hard Cover
Book condition
Used - Very Good binding
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
D. Appleton & Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1856
Keywords
History--U.S.
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About Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA

Booksellers for more than 15 years, offering a general stock with an emphasis in Special Press, Art and Photography, Literature and Americana. We prided in our high level of customer service—if you aren't satisfied with either the book or the service you've received let us know about it so we can make you happy. Additionally, we offer a wide range of bookbinding and book repair services. Check us out atfacebook.com/michaelpyronbookbinder.Given the nuances in book repair and binding, I can offer a close estimate based on images of your book, but will need to have book in hand in order give you a firm estimate. And as always, we buy books!

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12mo
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tipped in
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edges
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Cloth
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title page
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