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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

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

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

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 doc... 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

Pew Rental Invoice to the Estate of one of the "Sons of Liberty", William Mackay from the Federal Street Church of Boston

By: Mackay, William

Price: $1,250.00

Publisher: Boston, Federal Street Church: 1801

Seller ID: 012976

Condition: Very Good


William Mackay is one of the lesser known-though not less important-Sons of Liberty. The Sons were a response to the Intolerable Acts of Great Britain during the 1750's and 1760's. They were responsible for successful opposition to The Stamp Act. Mackay (died 1800) is one of the more obscure of this august group which consisted of men like Samuel Adams, Paul Revere, John Hancock, Patrick Henry, Benjamin Rush, Isaiah Thomas, and Marinus Willett. He was a businessman in Bo... View more info

The Stamp Act Crisis, Prologue to Revolution

By: Morgan, Edmund S. & Helen M.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Collier Books: 1970

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 021941

Condition: Very Good


384pp. 4th Printing. Original pictorial wraps. Edmund Morgan received the Pulitzer Prize in 2006. Spine creased. Numbers in marker to the heel of the spine. Ownership inscription to the first prelim. View more info

Race and Revolution

By: Nash, Gary B.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Madison, Madison House: 1990

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 005940

Condition: Very Good


212pp. Some creasing to the wraps. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Thirteen Colonies (We The People)

By: Nobleman, Marc Tyler

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Compass Point Books: 2002

Seller ID: 015635

Condition: Very Good


47pp. + 1pp. index. Illustrated. One closed tear near the heel of the spine. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Boys of Fort Schuyler

By: Otis, James

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Estes & Lauriat: 1897

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 1253

Condition: Very Good


265pp. 1st Edition. Original reddish brown cloth stamped in black with a colonial motif. Illustrated by George Foster Barnes. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Ownership inscription on the front free endpaper. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info