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Large Reproduction of The British Tax Stamp of 1765 (Poster)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., United States Postal Service: 1975

Seller ID: 020778

Condition: Fine


Folio sheet in the original mailer. The prominent image on the poster is the Tax Stamp, but there are three smaller images of postage stamps featuring Alexander Hamilton (1870), George Washington (1883), and Benjamin Franklin (1870). Text at the bottom on The Stamp Act of 1765. The original mailer is unevenly browned but the poster is in Fine condition. View more info

The Mohawk Valley and the American Revolution

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Albany, New York State Historic Trust: 1972

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 023438

Condition: Fine


30pp. 1st Printing. Original pictorial wraps. Illustrated. View more info

Peter Oliver's Origin and Progress of the American Rebellion, A Tory View

By: Adair, Douglass & John A. Schutz (eds.)

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Stanford, Stanford University Press: 1977

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 022471

Condition: Very Good


175pp. Revised Edition, reprint. Original pictorial wraps. Frontispiece portrait of Oliver. Light soil. Ownership inscriptions to the half title. Creasing to the front cover and the prelims. View more info

The Complete Guide to Boston's Freedom Trail

By: Bahne, Charles

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Newtowne Publishing: 1985

Edition: Third Printing.

Seller ID: 006349

Condition: Fine


64pp. Illustrated. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Irons; Britain's Naval Supremacy and the American Revolutionary Economy

By: Buel Jr., Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023758

Condition: Very Good


397pp. Jacket unevenly faded. Touch of foxing along the top edge of the text block. View more info

The Patriot Schoolmaster or The Adventures of the Two Boston Cannon, The "Adams" and The "Hancock"

By: Butterworth, Hezekiah

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, D. Appleton & Co.: 1895

Edition: Early Edition

Seller ID: 023611

Condition: Very Good


233pp. Illustrated. Corners bumped. Spine a bit dulled. View more info

Simon Kenton

By: Cochran, Samuel Lodge

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Strasburg, Shenandoah Publishing House: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021420

Condition: Good


156pp. 1st Edition. Original green cloth with lettering stamped in gilt. Illustrated. Frontispiece portrait. Biography of a frontiersman who knew Daniel Boone and who served in the American Revolution and the War of 1812. Corners bumped. Dampstain to the bottom edges of the text block, also effecting on the bottom edge of the back board. View more info

Johnny Tremain

By: Forbes, Esther

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Dell Laurel Leaf Books: 1972

Edition: Seventh Printing

Seller ID: 020624

Condition: Very Good


269pp. + 3pp. adverts. Dell #4250. Creasing to the top front corner. Spine uncreased and square. A nice copy. View more info

Johnny Tremain

By: Forbes, Esther

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin & Co.: 1945

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 023344

Condition: Good


256pp. + xxpp. "To Help You Enjoy the Story". Original orangish red cloth with lettering and decoration stamped in gray. Illustrated by Lynd Ward. Map endpapers. This copy inscribed and signed by the author on the verso of the frontispiece. Winner of the Newbery Award for childrens literature. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Some soil to the cloth. Text browned. View more info

Paul Revere and the World He Lived In

By: Forbes, Esther

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin & Co.: 1969

Edition: Eighth Printing

Seller ID: 023691

Condition: Very Good


510pp. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in History. Ownership inscription to the half title. Wraps creased and also rubbed at the joints. View more info

Facsimile Manuscript Regarding Bunker Hill to William Strahan, Originally Dated July 5, 1775

By: Franklin, Benjamin

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., United States Postal Service: 1975

Seller ID: 020771

Condition: Very Good


Folio sheet. Written on the occasion of the Battle of Bunker Hill. Franklin wrote a short, pointed letter stating, "You are...one of that majority which has doomed my Country to Destruction--You have begun to burn our Towns and murder our People--". The original was never sent to Strahan, but Franklin did use this in printed propaganda thereafter. The USPS decided to reproduce an enlarged Scott #1 postage stamp (which features Franklin) at the head of the document. A nice display piece. Some creasing. View more info

Prologue to Independence, New Jersey in the Coming of the American Revolution

By: Gerlach, Larry R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Brunswick, Rutgers University Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021938

Condition: Good


535pp. 1st Edition. Original yellow cloth. Map endpapers. Illustrated. Ex-library with the usual markings. Jacket affixed to the binding. Shelfwear. View more info

Washington, Steuben and the Continental Army: Servants of Democracy and More

By: Jones, Mary Helen Eppright & Ann Rogers Stanek & Major Edward L. Jones

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Remsen, Friends of Baron Steuben: 2000

Edition: First Ediiton.

Seller ID: 006147

Condition: Near Fine


54pp. Frontispiece. Map on the back wrap. Wraps creased at the corners. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" Tall View more info

The Twilight of British Rule in Revolutionary America. The New York Letter Book of General James Robertson, 1780-1783

By: Klein, Milton M. & Ronald W. Howard (eds.)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Cooperstown, The New York State Historical Association: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020797

Condition: Good


274pp. 1st Edition. Original red cloth. Frontispiece portrait of Robertson. Ex-library with the usual markings. Jacket affixed to the binding. View more info

The Making of History; The Treaties of Fort Stanwix 1768 & 1784

By: Kusch, Mike (ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.p., Eastern National: 1998

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 019296

Condition: Fine


Unpaginated (16pp.). Illustrated. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Crossing

By: Levin, Jack E.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Threshold Editions: 2013

Edition: Seventh Printing

Seller ID: 020431

Condition: Very Good


56pp. + 2pp. photo credits. Profusely illustrated with vintage art and documents. Preface by Mark R. Levin. Bottom corners bumped. Faint remainder mark to the bottom edge of the text block. Flawless jacket. View more info

The Pictorial Field-Book of the Revolution, Volume II

By: Lossing, Benson J.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Rutland, Charles E. Tuttle: 1972

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 019645

Condition: Good


Volume II only. Lacking volume I. 772pp. Illustrated. Reprinted from the plates of a 19th century edition. Ex-library with the usual markings. View more info

Days of Siege; A Journal of the Siege of Fort Stanwix in 1777

By: Lowenthal, Larry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: N.p., Eastern Acorn Press: 1995

Edition: Second Printing.

Seller ID: 019135

Condition: Near Fine


64pp. Illustrated. Traces of soil to the back cover. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Days of Siege; A Journal of the Siege of Fort Stanwix in 1777

By: Lowenthal, Larry (ed.)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Eastern National: 1983

Seller ID: 019291

Condition: Fine


64pp. Illustrated, including a facsimile reprint of the first page of the journal. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Long Island in the American Revolution

By: Luke, Myron H. & Robert W. Venables

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Albany, New York State American Revolution Bicentennial Commission: 1976

Seller ID: 006149

Condition: Near Fine


59pp. Illustrated. Wraps lightly browned. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" Tall View more info