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image of War Out of Niagara, Walter Butler and the Tory Rangers

War Out of Niagara, Walter Butler and the Tory Rangers

by Swiggett, Howard

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Published
1933
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Good + overall
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New York: Columbia University Press, 1933. Hardcover. Good + overall. The book chronicles the New York frontier struggle during the American Revolution, centering on the British Loyalist officer Walter Butler and his Rangers, noted for their role in the savage attacks on white settlers in the Wyoming Valley massacre and the Cherry Valley massacre. Contents include: The Valley of… Read more
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image of Capture of Major Andre.  Wood cut engraving

Capture of Major Andre. Wood cut engraving

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Published
1800
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Very good condition
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1800. Very good condition. A charming naive woodcut print depicting this important Revolutionary War event, an unusual image, possibly from a children's history. Andre, adjutant to the British General Henry Clinton, is shown here in civilian clothes, his boot & hat removed, and the American patriot Hiram Paulding confronting Andre with the papers found just found in… Read more
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image of Capture of Andre. Small mezzotint

Capture of Andre. Small mezzotint

by Stothard, Thomas after

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Published
1828
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Good + overall
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$75.00

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Boston: S. G. Goodrich, 1828. Good + overall. A very unusual engraving, which we locate only at the Library of Congress, showing militiamen John Paulding, Isaac Van Wart, and David Williams apprehending and searching British Major John Andre near Tarrytown, New York. A much more realistic scene than many of this famous occurrence. After a sketch… Read more
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image of The Right Honble Richd Earl Howe.  Portrait

The Right Honble Richd Earl Howe. Portrait

by De Koster, S.

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Published
1794
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London: J. Brydon, Charing Cross, 1794. Striking mezzotint portrait of Admiral Howe, Commander-in-Chief of the British fleet in North America during the American Revolution, and one of the major figures in British naval history. This portrait was published just six months after his famous victory of the 'Glorious First of June', the first naval battle of the French… Read more
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Philadelphia: Hallowell & Co, 1875. Wraps. Good - condition. A history of the First Troop, part of the Pennsylvania Army National Guard, the oldest mounted American military unit, and one of the oldest units in continuous service. The Troopers fought at the Battle of Princeton, served as escorts to General Washington at Trenton, took part in the… Read more
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image of Map of Fort Constitution, Martelaers Rock [and]  engraving of Boom and Chain at West Point

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New York: D. Van Nostrand, 1863. Very good condition. A map of Fort Constitution showing its location and proximity to West Point, along with an engraving. of the Boom and chain that extended from West Point to Martelaers Rock during the Revolutionary War. 8vo, b&w, disbound, very clean.
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image of Pays Situe entre Frog's Point et Croton River et Position des Armees Americaine et Brittanique Depuis le 12 Octobre 1776, jusqu'au 28 du meme mois qu'elles engagerent le Combat sur les Plaines Blanches.  Revolutionary War map

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Paris: Dentu, 1807. Good condition. Copper engraved map from John Marshall's 'Vie de George Washington', a fascinating record of British and American Revolutionary War battles in New York and New Jersey. Showing the battle area in Westchester County (N.Y.) and the Bronx, New York, from Haverstraw in the north down to Fort Washington on the… Read more
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image of Île de New-York, partie de Long-Island ou de l'Île Longue et positions des armées américaine et britannique après le combat livré sur les hauteurs, le 27 Août, 1776. Revolutionary War map

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Paris: Dentu, 1807. Good + condition. Copper engraved map from John Marshall's 'Vie de George Washington', a fascinating record of British and American Revolutionary War battles in New York and Long Island. Showing the New York and Long Island region from Fort Independence on the Hudson down to the Bay of New York and Gravesend;… Read more
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image of Partie Septentrionale du New Jersey, et Positions des Armees Americaine et Brittanique Apres le Passage de la Riviere du Nord, en 1776.  Revolutionary War map

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Paris: Dentu, 1807. Good condition. Copper engraved map from John Marshall's 'Vie de George Washington', a fascinating record of British and American Revolutionary War battles in New York and Long Island. Showing the area from Trenton and Sandy Hook, north to Tappan and Dobbs Ferry, and to New York City, including the western part of… Read more
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image of Andreana Containing The Trial, Execution and Various Matter Connected with the History of Major John Andre, Adjutant General of the British Army in America, A.D. 1780

Andreana Containing The Trial, Execution and Various Matter Connected with the History of Major John Andre, Adjutant General of the British Army in America, A.D. 1780

by [André, John]; Horace Wemyss Smith

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Published
1865
Condition
Good - condition
Edition
Limited edition
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$450.00

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Philadelphia: Horace W. Smith, 1865. Limited edition. Hardcover. Good - condition. A Limited Edition of 50 copies in quarto size. With the portraits & facsimiles called for. Engravings include: portrait George Washington, portraits of Major Andre, portrait John Paulding, portrait Miss Honora Sneyd, portrait Miss Anna Seward, folding facsimile plate ("A representation of figures exhibited… Read more
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image of Proceedings of a General Court Martial for the Trial of Major General Arnold

Proceedings of a General Court Martial for the Trial of Major General Arnold

by [Benedict Arnold]; Francis Suydam Hoffman; W. Elliot Woodward

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Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints
Published
1865
Condition
Good - condition
Edition
Limited edition
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New York: J. Munsell, 1865. Limited edition. Hardcover. Good - condition. Limited edition of 35 copies in quarto size, a presentation copy to Charles G. Barney, Richmond Virginia, signed Francis S. Hoffman, Sept. 6 1865, and signed again by F. S. Hoffman at the limitations page, above the J. Munsell imprint. A reprint… Read more
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image of "Andre and Arnold".  ALS letters to Franklin Couch regarding Andre's capture loose in binder of clipped articles on the same

"Andre and Arnold". ALS letters to Franklin Couch regarding Andre's capture loose in binder of clipped articles on the same

by Spooner, Walter Whipple; Franklin Couch; Judge Dykman

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Published
1899
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Very good condition
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New York, 1899. Hardcover. Very good condition. Archive of material pertaining to Andre's capture which includes two sets of handwritten letters to historian Franklin Couch of Peekskill NY loosely inserted into an album of newspaper clippings. The first set of 4 handwritten letters are from W. W. Spooner, author of 'History of Westchester County, NY from… Read more
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Cornelius - Russell - Littlefield - Phelps and Allied Families. Long Island genealogy

by Welsh, Goldie Baughman

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Published
1941
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Good +
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1941. Hardcover. Good +. A scarce typed genealogy of related New York families, beginning with the Cornelius family which settled in Flushing, Long Island in 1645, and where Aaron Cornelius received a large patent for the land which now encompasses Flushing, Oyster Bay, Glen Cove, Hempstead, Rosslyn and Freeport. Concludes with the text of Civil War letters… Read more
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image of Photograph album of a turn of the century horse & buggy trip through Catskill, Lebanon & Schoharie NY; Manchester & Wilmington VT

Photograph album of a turn of the century horse & buggy trip through Catskill, Lebanon & Schoharie NY; Manchester & Wilmington VT

by [Andre, Major John; David Williams, Andre's Captor]

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Published
1900
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Very good overall
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$150.00

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1900. Hardcover. Very good overall. Seemingly a record of a horse and buggy tour through central New York and on to Vermont. There are nice architectural views of family homes, and others that interested the travelers. The 3rd & 4th photos are of the obelisk of David Williams, Revolutionary War hero, one of Major Andre's captors, along… Read more
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image of "The Capture of Major Andre."  Engraving

"The Capture of Major Andre." Engraving

by Durand, A.B. (after), Jones, Alfred. Smillie, James. & Hinshelwood, Robert. (engravers)

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Published
1846
Condition
Very good overall
Edition
First printing
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$1,250.00

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New York: American Art Union, 1846. First printing. Very good overall. Handsome engraving dramatising Major Andre's capture. From a painting by A.B. Durand in the possession of the Honble. James K. Paulding. Published by the American Art Union exclusively for the members 1846. Andre was adjutant to the British General Henry Clinton, and is shown here in civilian… Read more
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image of Autograph Revolutionary War Pay Order, signed by Capt. Ezra Speary, Ez. Williams and Jno. Lawrence, Esq. Treas

Autograph Revolutionary War Pay Order, signed by Capt. Ezra Speary, Ez. Williams and Jno. Lawrence, Esq. Treas

by [Revolutionary War]

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Published
1777
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Very good condition
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Hartford, Connecticut, 1777. Very good condition. A Revolutionary War pay order made out to Captain Ezra Sperry (sic) for the sum of 60 pounds six shillings and eight pence for "sundry losses of cloathing (sic) & expense of sickness of his compy of Militia Expedition to N. York 1776 as pr acct and charge the state - Hartford.… Read more
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image of Portrait of 'Madam Jumel' [with] Albumen photograph the Morris - Jumel Mansion

Portrait of 'Madam Jumel' [with] Albumen photograph the Morris - Jumel Mansion

by [New York City; Photography]

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Published
1880
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Very good condition
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New York, 1880. Very good condition. Photograph of the famed New York mansion which became George Washington's headquarters in Manhattan in the fall of 1776, and from which he won his first victory of the war, the Battle of Harlem Heights. Accompanied by a lithographic portrait of the wife of the second owner of… Read more
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Washington DC: Gales and Seaton, 1835. Wraps. Very good condition. Personal copy of New Yorker Maltby Gelston, the son of NY Assemblyman and Senator David Gelston. Maltby Gelston married Mary Jones; her sister was married to New York Governor DeWitt Clinton. Maltby Gelston's father David (1744 - 1828) represented New York at the… Read more
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image of A Plan of the Operations of the King's Army under the command of General Howe,  K.B. in New York and East New Jersey. against the American Forces commanded by General Washington, from the 12th of October, to the 28th of November 1776.  Wherein is particularly distinguished the Engagement on the White Plains, the 28th of October

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London, 1793. The map centers on the Revolutionary War in the Hudson river valley, specifically the Battle of White Plains, showed from the British point of view. It covers the area from Manhattan to Peekskill, showing both sides of the Hudson River, with camps, routes of attack, retreat, with the ships Tartar, Phenix and Roebuck in the river… Read more
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image of The New, Comprehensive, Impartial and Complete History of England:... with Four Period Manuscript Maps connected to Cook's Voyages

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London: Alexander Hogg, at No. 16, Pater-noster Row, 1785. Second edition. Hardcover. A most interesting copy, augmented with four contemporary manuscript maps with strong connections to James Cook's voyages. The intricate maps are in pen and ink, in the same ink & style as the signature of Henry Salmon, the owner of the book in 1790. This copy was… Read more
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