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Wampum Belts & Peace Trees:  George Morgan, Native Americans, and  Revolutionary Diplomacy
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Wampum Belts & Peace Trees: George Morgan, Native Americans, and Revolutionary Diplomacy

By Schaaf, Gregory

Golden, CO: Fulcrum Publishing. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Front jacket flap creased.. 1990. First Printing. Hardcover. 1555910645 . Gray paper boards quarter bound in maroon cloth. xxiv, 278 pages. Black and white photos, map, notes, and index. The story of the relationship between the American rebels and the Native Americans containing documentary information on the first United States-Indian peace treaty in 1776. .

$20.00

Soldiers and Sailors of the Revolution from Blandford, Massachusetts
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Soldiers and Sailors of the Revolution from Blandford, Massachusetts

By Wood, Sumner Gilbert (compiler)

West Medway, MA: Self Published. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, foxing to front and rear . endpapers.. 1933. Hardcover. Navy cloth with title stamped in gilt on front boards. Personal index, geographical index. Inscribed by the author To my wife on the front free endpaper. A quite detailed accounting of the Revolutionary War soldiers from Blandford, a town in Hampden County, Massachusetts, and their military and post-war experiences. ; 52 pages; Signed by Author .

$50.00

The Alarm:  A Narrative of the British Invasion of Connecticut 1777
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The Alarm: A Narrative of the British Invasion of Connecticut 1777

By Demeritt, Emma W. Law

New Canaan, CT: John E. Hersam, the Advertiser Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket toned and has several tape . stains, foxing to first and last several leaves.. 1910. Limited Edition. Hardcover. One of 1,000 copies. Illustrations and photos by W. F. Weed. Also contains Charles H. Crandall's poem about this historic event, "The Red Wave", and 12 pages of advertisements from local merchants and businesses. A limited edition book containing Law's account of the British invasion of Connecticut in 1777, published to raise funds for the New Canaan public library. Unadorned boards with color printed jacket. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 48 pages .

$60.00

Shadow Soldiers of the American Revolution:  Loyalist Tales from New York  to Canada
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Shadow Soldiers of the American Revolution: Loyalist Tales from New York to Canada

By Jodoin, Mark

Charleston, SC: The History Press. Very Good. 2009. Softcover. 1596297263 . Foreword by David Wilkins. Many photos and illustrations. Bibliography. ; 158 pages .

$13.00

Prose and Poetry of the Revolution:  The Establishment of the Nation,  1765-1789
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Prose and Poetry of the Revolution: The Establishment of the Nation, 1765-1789

By Prescott, Frederick C. (editor) ; Nelson, John H. (editor)

Port Washington, NY: Kennikat Press. Good with no dust jacket; Usual library stamps and markings, foxing to . endpapers.. 1969. Reprint. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding. xxiii, 266 pp. ; Ex-Library .

$15.00

Atlas of Early American History:  The Revolutionary Era, 1760- 1790
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Atlas of Early American History: The Revolutionary Era, 1760- 1790

By Cappon, Lester J.

Princeton, NJ: History and Culture By Princeton University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner name on front free endpaper, . jacket lightly tattered and has cup rings on front panel.. 1976. Hardcover. 0691046344 . Measures 18 x 14 inches. Green cloth boards with dark green cloth spine. xvi, 157 pp, index. Many color maps and explanatory text about Indian settlements, economic activity, population, cultural activity, Confederation and the West, British colonial administration. A great history reference.; Folio 13" - 23" tall .

$120.00

An Oration Pronounced At Northampton, July 4, 1805.:  The Twenty Ninth  Anniversary of American Independence: At the Request of the Committee of  Arrangement.
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An Oration Pronounced At Northampton, July 4, 1805.: The Twenty Ninth Anniversary of American Independence: At the Request of the Committee of Arrangement.

By Bates, Isaac C.

Northampton [MA]: Thomas M. Pomroy. Very Good; Boards sunned and rubbed, title page and rear several leaves . foxed, otherwise very bright and clean.. 1805. Hardcover. 30, [2] pp. 22 cm. Sabin 3935. Rebound in cloth-backed boards circa early 20th century. Owner signature of Levi Andrews on title page. Bates was a Massachusetts lawyer and politician, serving as U. S. Senator from 1841-45. This speech dates before his political career began in 1808 with his election to the Massachusetts State House of Representatives. The copyright page denotes that at a July 4, 1805 meeting of the Federalists of the Town of Northampton, the Committee of Arrangement unanimously voted to "wait on Mr. Isaac C. Bates, and thank him for the elegant and spirited Oration...and to request of him a Copy for the press." Many footnotes throughout, some expanding upon political messages, some translating Latin phrases. Contains passionate abolitionist views, describing irony of Southern State leaders being viewed as "...GODS OF FREEDOM, while their slaves are bleeding at their feet." (p. 23). Also bemoans Louisiana Purchase and federal debt. No copies currently offered for sale in the trade. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$150.00

An 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
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An 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

By Chalmers, George

Boston: James Munroe and Company. Good with no dust jacket; Usual library stamps and markings, bookplate of . Edward E. Salisbury on front pastedown, boards worn, especially so at . spine, some light foxing.. 1845. Hardcover. Volume I only of two volume set. Originally brown blindstamped cloth. xxxiv, 414 pp.; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$25.00

The American in England:  During the First Half Century of Independence
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The American in England: During the First Half Century of Independence

By Spiller, Robert E.

NY: Henry Holt and Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Pages toned, boards rubbed.. 1926. First Edition. Hardcover. Brown cloth binding. xiii, 416 pp. illustrations. .

$15.00

General Washington's Army 1:   1775-1778
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General Washington's Army 1: 1775-1778

By Zlatich, Marko; Copeland, Peter F.

London: Osprey Publishing. Very Good; Remnants of label on rear cover.. 1996. Later Printing. Softcover. 1855323842 . Many illustrations, including some in color. ; Men-at-Arms, No 273; 48 pages .

$10.00

The Yankee Peddlers of Early America
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The Yankee Peddlers of Early America

By Dolan, J. R.

NY: Bramhall House. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed, jacket lightly . tattered and foxed.. 1964. Reprint. Hardcover. "An affectionate history of life and commerce in the developing colonies and the young Republic". Bibliography, many illustrations. Red cloth. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 270 pages .

$15.00

Note-Book Kept by Capt. Robert Keayne:  An Early Settler of Boston
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Note-Book Kept by Capt. Robert Keayne: An Early Settler of Boston

By Green, Samuel Abbott

Cambridge, MA: John Wilson and Son. Fair; Wraps chipped and nearly detached from text block.. 1889. Softcover. Printed olive stapled wraps. Signed by the author on front wraps. Remarks made before the Massachusetts Historical Society, March 14, 1889. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 7 pages; Signed by Author .

$25.00

From Puritan to Yankee:  Character and the Social Order in Connecticut,  1690-1765
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From Puritan to Yankee: Character and the Social Order in Connecticut, 1690-1765

By Bushman, Richard L.

NY: W. W. Norton & Company. Very Good; Owner name on title page and inside front cover, sticker . lift-off on front cover.. 1970. Reprint. Softcover. 0393005321 . Index, works cited. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 343 pages .

$7.00

Colonel John Robinson, 1735-1805
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Colonel John Robinson, 1735-1805

By Prescott, Olive Ann

National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution. Very Good; Wraps sunned at spine.. 1967. Reprint. Softcover. Light blue printed stapled wraps. A reprint of this 1896 publication by the great-great granddaughter of the Revolutionary War soldier. Several photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 16 pages .

$30.00

Roslindale
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Roslindale

By Boston 200 Corporation

Boston: Boston 200 Corporation. Very Good; Foxing to front wraps.. 1975. Softcover. Printed stapled wraps. Many historic photographs. A history of this neighborhood in the West Roxbury section of Boston. ; Boston 200 Neighborhood History Series; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 24 pages .

$50.00

The Constitution Makers and the Public: 1785-1790
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The Constitution Makers and the Public: 1785-1790

By Nevins, Allan

Foundation For Public Relations Research and Education. Very Good; Wraps toned and has several small tears along top edge.. 1963. Softcover. Gray softcover pamphlet containing an address before the Conference of the Public Relations Society of America at the Statler Hilton Hotel, November 13, 1962 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Second Foundation Lecture. ; 20 pages .

$10.00

Artemas Ward:  The First Commander-In-Chief of the American Revolution
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Artemas Ward: The First Commander-In-Chief of the American Revolution

By Martyn, Charles

NY: Artemas Ward. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed and sunned at spine, foxing . to endpapers.. 1921. First Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth binding with titles stamped in gilt on front boards and spine. Top edges gilt. Frontispiece photogravure portrait of Ward and many other black and white illustrations. xiii, 334 pp, index. Preface by the publisher and great-grandson of Artemas Ward, also bearing the same name as his ancestor, a Massachusetts Revolutionary War General and Congressman. .

$30.00

Advance and Retreat to Saratoga:  Burgoyne Campaign
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Advance and Retreat to Saratoga: Burgoyne Campaign

By Bennett, C. E.

Saratoga, NY: Robson and Adee. Good; Waterstained at edges of covers, covers worn, tear at center . fore-edge of frontispiece.. 1927. Second Printing. Softcover. An account of the Battle of Saratoga and the defeat of the British forces led by General Burgoyne. ; 57 pages .

$15.00

Jonathan Boucher:  Loyalist in Exile
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Jonathan Boucher: Loyalist in Exile

By Zimmer, Anne Y.

Detroit: Wayne State University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed.. 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. 0814315925 . Index, notes. Yellow cloth binding. ; 395 pages .

$10.00

Pioneers and Patriots:  The Lives of Six Negroes of the Revolutionary Era
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Pioneers and Patriots: The Lives of Six Negroes of the Revolutionary Era

By Dobler; Lavinia; Toppin, Edgar A.

Garden City, NY: Zenith Books. Good in Good dust jacket; Usual library stamps and markings, rear free . endpaper removed.. 1965. Later Printing. Hardcover. Examines the lives of Benjamin Banneker, Phillis Wheatley, Peter Salem, Paul Cuffe, Jean Baptiste Point de Sable, and John Chavis. ; Ex-Library; 118 pages .

$8.00

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