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Bedford Village

By: Allen, Hervey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Farrar & Rinehart, Inc.: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2289104

Condition: Very Good


First edition. One inch tear along bottom edge hinge of front jacket panel and front flap, jacket edges lightly rubbed. Front board lightly soiled, bookplate on front paste-down endpaper. 1944 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 305 pp. From dust jacket flap: On the only road leading west over the mountains at Bedford there is a tavern, Pendergasses'. Here centers the local life of the frontier, and here we find Salathiel Albine again, who was captured as a child by the Shawnees, but escaped to Fort Pitt..... View more info

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The Hamilton Affair: A Novel

By: Cobbs, Elizabeth

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Arcade Publishing: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2295013

ISBN: 1628727209

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Jacket edges very lightly rubbed. 2016 Hard Cover. 403 pp. Set against the dramatic backdrop of the American Revolution, and featuring a cast of legendary characters, The Hamilton Affair tells the sweeping, tumultuous, true story of Alexander Hamilton and Elizabeth Schuyler, from passionate and tender beginnings of their romance to his fateful duel on the banks of the Hudson River. Hamilton was a bastard and orphan, raised in the Caribbean and desperate for legitimacy, who became one of the American Revolution's most dashing--and improbable--heroes. Admired by George Washington,... View more info

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The Boys of '76. A History of the Battles of the Revolution. [1776]

By: Coffin, Charles Carleton

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1924

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2290443

Condition: Near Fine


April 1926 printing of new illustrated edition (D-A code on copyright page). Includes scarce original jacket. Pencil gift note dated July 21, 1928 on front endpaper, three 1/2 inch closed jacket tears, rear jacket panel faintly foxed. 1924 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xii, 423, [5] pp. 8vo. Color frontispiece and woodcuts throughout by Wallis Sturtevant. A dramatized history of the American Revolution, which the author states is an attempt... to give a concise and authentic narrative of the principal battles of the Revolution as witnessed by those who took part in ... View more info

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Not With Dreams

By: Eastman, E.R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Greenberg: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2287395

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Jacket stained, sticker ghosting in front jacket panel, crayon markings on rear jacket panel. Smudge on front endpaper. 1954 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 287 pp. 8 x 5.5. Jacket design by Vic Stephen. Not With Dreams is the story of some of the men and women who, like many of us today, lived, fought and sacrificed through two wars, the French and Indian War and the American Revolution. Mostly it is the story of pioneer home and community life, when the people were trying to recover from the war with the French and were worrying over the war wit... View more info

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Drums Along the Mohawk

By: Edmonds, Walter D. [Dumaux]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 1937

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2264163

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. Very good. 1937 Hard Cover. xiii, 592 pp. Original blue cloth, orange titles, drum on front cover, orange top page ridge. Map of Mohawk Valley 1775-1783 in blue ink on endpapers. Drums Along the Mohawk (1936) is a novel by American author Walter D. Edmonds.[1] The story follows the lives of fictional Gil and Lana Martin, settlers in the central Mohawk Valley of the New York frontier during the American Revolutionary War (1775–1783). Frank Bergmann wrote in 2005 that the novel, as a best-seller and a novel perennially assigned in the state's high schools, has substantially shaped t... View more info

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With Lafayette at Yorktown: A Story of How Two Boys Joined the Continental Army

By: Otis, James

Price: $15.00

Publisher: A. L. Burt, Publisher: 1895

Seller ID: 2294574

Condition: Good


Front hinge starting, front free endpaper loose but included, ink gift note on second blank. 1895 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 303, 27 pp. Green boards. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: James Otis Kaler (March 19, 1848 — December 11, 1912) was an American journalist and author of children’s literature. He wrote under the name James Otis. View more info

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Storm the Last Rampart

By: Taylor, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: J.B. Lippincott Company: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2275015

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Signed by author with inscription, To Albert Halstead from Ruth & Ward but autographed by David Taylor who sends you kindest personal regards and all good wishes. Sincerely, David Taylor. No jacket, faint spot on spine, a few faint spots on page ridges, faint odor of smoke. 1960 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 384 pp. A fast-moving story of the last months of the American Revolution, this is also a solid historical novel which gives the reader the comfortable feeling that he has painlessly absorbed a great deal of inside information and been offered a b... View more info

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Come Spring

By: Williams, Ben Ames

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1940

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2263113

Condition: Very Good


Early reprint. Jacket spine-head and spine-base previously taped, half-inch tear along top edge of jacket front, jacket edges rubbed with a few minor chips and tears, front jacket flap price-clipped. Surface tear on front paste-down endpaper, ink stamp on half-title page, no date on title page. 1940 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 866 pp. 8vo. A long, leisurely novel of a remote settlement in Maine, a settlement so isolated that the War of Independence was only known by hearsay. A tale of pioneers, ordinary people in an ordinary frontier life, of sturdy spirits and en... View more info