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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1780.) Andre, John. Contemporary copy of the British spy's final letter from an American prison.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1780.) Andre, John. Contemporary copy of the British spy's final letter from an American prison. Manuscript transcript in an unknown 18th-century hand. 2 pages, 10 x 7 1/2 inches, on two leaves of a folding sheet; minimal wear. Tappan, NY, 29 September 1780

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Description: "AN ASSYLEM FOR THE DISTRESSED, AFFLICTED AND PERSECUTED" (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRELUDE.) Cary, Richard. Letter discussing military preparations, high hopes, and American-grown tea. Autograph Letter Signed to Samuel Purviance, Junior, chairman of the Committee of Observation in Baltimore. 2 pages, 12 1/4 x 7 1/4 inches, plus integral blank docketed on verso; short separations at folds with three early tape repairs. With typed transcript. (MRS) Charlestown, MA, 3 March 1775

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1775.) Bradford, Anthony. Letter from a Connecticut soldier at the Siege of Boston.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1775.) Bradford, Anthony. Letter from a Connecticut soldier at the Siege of Boston. Autograph Letter Signed to father James Bradford in Plainfield, CT. 2 pages, 9 3/4 x 6 1/2 inches, plus integral address leaf without postal markings; worn at folds with archival repairs along center fold, no loss of text. (MRS) Roxbury, MA, 22 August 1775

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1775.) Stearns, Samuel. The North-American's Almanack, and Gentleman's and Lady's Diary, for . . . 1776.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $500 - $750

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1775.) Stearns, Samuel. The North-American's Almanack, and Gentleman's and Lady's Diary, for . . . 1776. [24] pages. 12mo, stitched; uncut, foxing and dampstaining, moderate wear, final leaf defective with loss of perhaps 5% of the text. Worcester, MA: Isaiah Thomas, et al., [1775]

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1776.) [Paine, Thomas.] Common Sense, Addressed to the Inhabitants of America

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $3,000 - $4,000

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1776.) [Paine, Thomas.] Common Sense, Addressed to the Inhabitants of America bound with, as issued, the reply by Candidus [James Chalmers] titled Plain Truth: Addressed to the Inhabitants of America. [4], 54, [4], 47, [1] pages. 8vo, contemporary 1/4 sheep, worn, front board detached; tear in leaf A4 of Plain Truth affecting one letter, edges tinted red. London: J. Almon, 1776

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1776.) Low, Nathaniel. An Astronomical Diary; or, Almanack, for . . . 1777.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1776.) Low, Nathaniel. An Astronomical Diary; or, Almanack, for . . . 1777. Map. [18] of 24 pages. 12mo, stitched; horizontal fold, moderate foxing and dampstaining, lacking three pages from final gathering including the December page; uncut. Boston: J. Gill, [1776]

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRELUDE.) Call for a town meeting to decide on a Committee of Correspondence.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $500 - $750

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRELUDE.) Call for a town meeting to decide on a Committee of Correspondence. Autograph Manuscript Signed by Benjamin Brown as town clerk. One page, 7 1/4 x 8 1/4 inches, plus certification of delivery on verso; folds, minor wear, mount remnants on verso. (MRS) Reading, MA, 30 May 1774

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1775.) Grant, Alexander. Letter from a British corporal in occupied Boston.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $500 - $750

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1775.) Grant, Alexander. Letter from a British corporal in occupied Boston. Autograph Letter Signed to his father, 2 pages, 12 1/4 x 7 1/2 inches, plus integral address leaf; address panel badly stained and soiled, with an inked postal marking still visible, otherwise moderate dampstaining and wear. (MRS) Boston, 19 August 1775

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1778.) Gray, Samuel. Letter warning a commissary officer of the imminent arrival of thousands of hungry troops.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $500 - $750

Description: GUESS WHO'S COMING TO DINNER? (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1778.) Gray, Samuel. Letter warning a commissary officer of the imminent arrival of thousands of hungry troops. Autograph Letter Signed as Deputy Commissary of Issues, to Captain Asa Waterman, Assistant Commissary of Purchases in Providence, RI. 2 pages, 8 1/4 x 6 3/4 inches, plus integral address leaf on one folding sheet; minor wear along center fold touching one word, separation along one fold of address panel only. (MRS) Camp White Plains, NY, 30 July 1778

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--HISTORY.) Norwood, Nora. Card game titled

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $300 - $400

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--HISTORY.) Norwood, Nora. Card game titled "American Revolution: Vincit Amor Patria." 11 illustrated cards (most of them hastily hand-colored), and 21 (of 22) other cards, each 4 1/4 x 3 1/4 inches; moderate wear, the "Explanation" card moderately soiled. In original heavy paper box with illustrated printed label, worn and missing three side flaps. (MRS) Providence, RI: Levi J. Lewis, circa 1855

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRELUDE.) Two Papers on the Subject of Taxing the British Colonies in America.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRELUDE.) Two Papers on the Subject of Taxing the British Colonies in America. 22, [1] pages. 8vo, disbound; minor dampstaining to last 3 leaves. (MRS) London, 1767

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRELUDE.) Extracts from the Votes and Proceedings of the American Continental Congress, Held at Philadelphia

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $1,000 - $1,500

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRELUDE.) Extracts from the Votes and Proceedings of the American Continental Congress, Held at Philadelphia on the 5th of September, 1774. 48 pages. 8vo, disbound; cropped, moderate foxing. Hartford, CT: Ebenezer Watson, 1774

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1778.) Oath of allegiance signed at Valley Forge.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $5,000 - $7,500

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1778.) Oath of allegiance signed at Valley Forge. Partly-printed Document Signed by Captain Paul Brigham of the 8th Connecticut, and by Brigadier General James Mitchell Varnum as witness; 4 1/2 x 6 3/4 inches, folds, minimal wear. (MRS) Valley Forge, PA, 13 May 1778

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1779.) [Morris, Gouverneur.] Observations on the American Revolution.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $500 - $750

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1779.) [Morris, Gouverneur.] Observations on the American Revolution. [2], 122 pages. 8vo, later 1/4 calf, worn, joints broken; lacking half-title and final blank, early attribution to Morris on title and first page, additional inked page numbers, missing part of final leaf with loss of a few words; library bookplate and release stamp on front pastedown. (MRS) Philadelphia: Styner and Cist, 1779

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1775.) Journals of Congress, Containing the Proceedings from Sept. 5, 1774 to Jan. 1, 1776.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $1,200 - $1,800

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1775.) Journals of Congress, Containing the Proceedings from Sept. 5, 1774 to Jan. 1, 1776. Volume I only. [2], 310, [12] pages. 8vo, contemporary calf, worn, lacking front board; moderate foxing; inked catalogue number on page 1, no other library markings. Evans 15683. Philadelphia: Robert Aitken, 1777

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1777.) Journals of Congress, Containing the Proceedings from January 1, 1777 to January 1, 1778.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $800 - $1,200

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1777.) Journals of Congress, Containing the Proceedings from January 1, 1777 to January 1, 1778. Volume III only. 603, xxii pages. 8vo, original boards, moderate wear, lacking backstrip; minor dampstaining, intermittent toning, indexed but lacking the 6 Volume I index leaves sometimes also found in this volume; partly unopened. Evans 16138. (MRS) Philadelphia: John Dunlap, [1778]

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRELUDE.) Hewes, Josiah. Letter instructing his fellow merchants to resist the Tea Act.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $3,000 - $4,000

Description: "BRING NO MORE TEA LEAGALY IMPORTED FROM ENGLAND" (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRELUDE.) Hewes, Josiah. Letter instructing his fellow merchants to resist the Tea Act. Autograph Letter Signed to Samuel and William Vernon of Newport, RI. One page, 12 x 7 1/4 inches, plus integral address leaf, marked as delivered "pr the Betsy Wightman"; minimal dampstaining, small seal tear on address leaf. Philadelphia, 16 and 18 October 1773

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--HISTORY.) Adams, John. Twenty-Six Letters upon Interesting Subjects, Respecting the Revolution in America.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $3,000 - $4,000

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--HISTORY.) Adams, John. Twenty-Six Letters upon Interesting Subjects, Respecting the Revolution in America. 64 pages. 12mo, later patterned wrappers; lacking half-title, minor toning; uncut. New York: John Fenno, 1789

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--HISTORY.) [Anburey, Thomas.] Travels through the Interior Parts of America.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--HISTORY.) [Anburey, Thomas.] Travels through the Interior Parts of America. Folding map with hand-colored routes, 8 plates. [2], vii, [21], 467; [2], 558 pages. 2 volumes. 8vo, modern 1/2 morocco, attractive but just a bit musty; lacks half-titles, minimal dampstaining on fore-edge, minor offsetting from plates. London, 1789

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(NATURAL HISTORY.) Buell, John Hutchinson. A long description of mammoth fossils found near Cincinnati, likely at Big Bone Lick.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $500 - $750

Description: (NATURAL HISTORY.) Buell, John Hutchinson. A long description of mammoth fossils found near Cincinnati, likely at Big Bone Lick. Autograph Letter Signed, 2 pages on one sheet, 12 3/4 x 8 inches; moderate wear and foxing. (MRS) Hebron, CT, 22 May 1792

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRELUDE.) Extracts from the Votes and Proceedings of the American Continental Congress . . .

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $1,500 - $2,500

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRELUDE.) Extracts from the Votes and Proceedings of the American Continental Congress . . . on the 5th of September 1774. [4], 12, 11, 36 pages. 8vo, disbound; moderate dampstaining to first 4 leaves; with half-title. Philadelphia: William and Thomas Bradford, 27 October 1774

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1780.) Russell's American Almanack for the Year of our Redemption, 1780.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $1,000 - $1,500

Description: INCLUDES ETHAN ALLEN'S CAPTIVITY ACCOUNT (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1780.) Russell's American Almanack for the Year of our Redemption, 1780. Woodcut portrait of Ethan Allen on the title, illustrations of eclipse and astrological man within. [24] pages. 12mo, stitched; minor wear, minor staining and a few early ink marks, trimming to fore-edge just touching text on final leaf. (MRS) Danvers, MA: E. Russell, [1779]

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRELUDE.) The Speeches of His Excellency Governor Hutchinson, to the General Assembly of the Massachusetts-Bay.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $600 - $900

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRELUDE.) The Speeches of His Excellency Governor Hutchinson, to the General Assembly of the Massachusetts-Bay. 126 pages. 8vo, disbound; minor foxing and dampstaining, lacking bottom corner of leaf K4 with slight loss of text, errata corrected in ink; partial early owner's signature on title page. (MRS) Boston: Edes & Gill, 1773

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1775.) Langdon, Samuel. Government Corrupted by Vice, and Recovered by Righteousness:

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $700 - $1,000

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1775.) Langdon, Samuel. Government Corrupted by Vice, and Recovered by Righteousness: A Sermon Preached before the Honorable Congress of the Colony. 29 pages. 8vo, modern wrappers; half-title discolored, bottom corner of first two leaves torn, touching two letters of imprint; early signature on half-title, embossed library stamp on title page. (MRS) Watertown, MA: Benjamin Edes, 1775

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1781.) Seward, Anna. Monody on Major André.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $300 - $400

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1781.) Seward, Anna. Monody on Major André. iv, 47, [1] pages. 4to, disbound; minor wear and foxing; early owner's signature on title page cropped, errata corrected in ink; signed by Seward on page 28. (MRS) Lichfield, 1781

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1775.) Invoice for engraving Connecticut's Continental currency.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $500 - $750

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1775.) Invoice for engraving Connecticut's Continental currency. Document Signed, 5 x 8 1/4 inches, receipted and docketed on verso, signed by John Hallam, Benjamin Payne, and Jesse Root (later a member of the Continental Congress); minor wear. (MRS) Np, May 1775

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1776.) Massachusetts. Whereas Doubts May Arise . . . at this Important Juncture against our Unnatural

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $1,500 - $2,500

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1776.) Massachusetts. Whereas Doubts May Arise . . . at this Important Juncture against our Unnatural Enemies . . . all those People who shall March . . . shall be Recalled within the Space of Two Months. Letterpress broadside, 11 3/4 x 7 1/2 inches; foxing, dampstaining in upper right corner, fore-edge tinted red; signed in type by James Warren and John Avery. (MRS) [Watertown, MA: Benjamin Edes, 17 September 1776]

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1777.) Five issues of the Connecticut Journal.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $500 - $750

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1777.) Five issues of the Connecticut Journal. Issues dated 21 May 1777, 12 November 1777, 11 March 1778, 25 March 1778, and 25 May 1780. Each 4 pages, 14 x 8 1/4 inches, on one folding sheet, unbound; moderate wear; the first four marked in pencil "dupe" and the fifth with an 1865 library acquisition tag. New Haven, CT: Thomas and Samuel Green, 1777-80

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1777.) The New Hampshire House of Representatives orders more troops for Ticonderoga.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1777.) The New Hampshire House of Representatives orders more troops for Ticonderoga. Letterpress broadside, 6 x 7 inches, signed in type by Joseph Badger and Ebenezer Thompson; foxing, short separations at folds; docketed on verso for Col. Emerson of Candia. NH. (MRS) [Exeter, NH?], 7 June 1777

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1780.) Whereas the Commander in Chief of the Continental Army has Earnestly Requested a Detachment.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $600 - $900

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1780.) Whereas the Commander in Chief of the Continental Army has Earnestly Requested a Detachment. 4 pages, 12 x 8 1/4 inches, on one folding sheet; minor wear, folds; uncut, signed in type by John Hancock and John Avery. (MRS) [Boston: John Gill], 22 June 1780

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1783.) Peace, Liberty, and Independence.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $6,000 - $9,000

Description: THE STREETER-SANG-SLATER COPY (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1783.) Peace, Liberty, and Independence. Letterpress broadside, 10 x 9 inches; tipped to mat board along top edge, disbound and irregularly trimmed with ample margins, a bit of early tape reinforcement on verso, moderate foxing; T.W. Streeter ex libris tag on verso. (MRS) Philadelphia: Eleazer Arnold, 24 March 1783

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--HISTORY.) Smyth, John Ferdinand Dalziel. A Tour in the United States of America.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $1,000 - $1,500

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--HISTORY.) Smyth, John Ferdinand Dalziel. A Tour in the United States of America. [10], iv, [10], 400; [12], 455, [1] pages. 2 volumes. 8vo, contemporary polished calf, joints split, otherwise minor wear; minor foxing, lacking first rear free endpaper, bookplates removed from front pastedowns; Earl of Portsmouth signatures on front pastedowns. (MRS) London, 1784

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(VENEZUELA.) Eustace, John Skey. Official and Private Correspondence . . . during the American War.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (VENEZUELA.) Eustace, John Skey. Official and Private Correspondence . . . during the American War. Part I (all issued). [2], [vi], 151, [1] pages. 8vo, stitched; soiling to exterior leaves, minor wear and foxing; unopened. Paris, 1796

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1776.) Darly, [Matthew and Mary]; artists. Bunkers Hill, or America's Head Dress.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $1,500 - $2,500

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1776.) Darly, [Matthew and Mary]; artists. Bunkers Hill, or America's Head Dress. Hand-colored engraving, 9 1/2 x 6 3/4 inches; cropped along the border, creased, moderate soiling, pencil marks on first letters of title, skillfully conserved and laid down on heavy paper, mounted along top edge to mat. [London], 19 April [1776]

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(AMERICAN INDIANS.) Catlin, George. North American Indians, being Letters and Notes on their Manners, Customs, and Conditions.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $500 - $750

Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Catlin, George. North American Indians, being Letters and Notes on their Manners, Customs, and Conditions. 3 color maps, 177 color plates. [xi], 298; xii, 303, [1] pages. 2 volumes. 8vo, publisher's gilt pictorial cloth, backstrips sunned and slightly chipped; minor wear; uncut; bookplates on front pastedowns. Clark, Old South III:141-16. Edinburgh: John Grant, 1926

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(TEXAS.) Bustamante, Anastasio; and Lucas Alamán. Unrecorded broadside printing of the notorious Law of April 6, 1830.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

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Estimated Price: $6,000 - $9,000

Description: (TEXAS.) Bustamante, Anastasio; and Lucas Alamán. Unrecorded broadside printing of the notorious Law of April 6, 1830. Letterpress broadside, 16 3/4 x 12 inches, docketed on verso; faint dampstaining, minor wear, reinforced at folds on verso with archival tape. Tlalpan, Mexico, 10 April 1830

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1780.) Lista de los Buques de la Marina de Francia.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $2,000 - $3,000

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1780.) Lista de los Buques de la Marina de Francia. Letterpress broadside, 15 3/4 x 11 1/2 inches; folds, unevenly trimmed, stitch holes in margin. Mexico: Felipe de Zuñiga y Ontiveros, 1780

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRELUDE.) The Pennsylvania Chronicle, and Universal Advertiser.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $2,000 - $3,000

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRELUDE.) The Pennsylvania Chronicle, and Universal Advertiser. Volume II, 52 weekly 8-page issues complete. 428 pages. 4to, contemporary 1/4 calf, worn, front board detached; minor dampstaining to a few issues, intermittent foxing, occasional tears, apparently lacking supplements on pages 81-84 and 101-8; early owners' inscriptions on title page and first masthead, library tag and bookplate on front pastedown, small library tag on backstrip. Philadelphia, 30 January 1769 to 22 January 1770

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1775.) This Town was Alarmed on the 17th Instant . . . the Rebels had Broke Ground,

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $6,000 - $9,000

Description: LOYALIST REPORT ON BUNKER HILL (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1775.) This Town was Alarmed on the 17th Instant . . . the Rebels had Broke Ground, and were Raising a Battery on the Heights of the Peninsula of Charlestown, against the Town of Boston. Letterpress broadside, 14 x 8 3/4 inches; two short tears in upper margin. (MRS) Boston: [John Howe], 26 June 1775

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1777.) An Abstract from Resolves Containing the Encouragement Offered by the Continental Congress,

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $2,000 - $3,000

Description: RECRUITMENT BROADSIDE (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1777.) An Abstract from Resolves Containing the Encouragement Offered by the Continental Congress, and by the State of Massachusetts-Bay, to Such as Shall Inlist into the Continental Army. Letterpress broadside, 13 3/4 x 8 1/2 inches, signed in type by Samuel Freeman and John Avery; browned along left edge and along horizontal folds; uncut, contemporary docketing on verso. (MRS) [Boston: Benjamin Edes], 28 January 1777

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--HISTORY.) Leaf from the memoir of a Boston-area clergyman describing the events leading up to Bunker Hill.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--HISTORY.) Leaf from the memoir of a Boston-area clergyman describing the events leading up to Bunker Hill. 2 manuscript pages, 7 3/4 x 6 1/4 inches; disbound, minor wear. (MRS) Np, undated

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(AMERICAN INDIANS.) Priest, Josiah. The Fort Stanwix Captive, or New England Volunteer, being the Extraordinary Life

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $800 - $1,200

Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Priest, Josiah. The Fort Stanwix Captive, or New England Volunteer, being the Extraordinary Life and Adventures of Isaac Hubbell among the Indians of Canada and the West. 4 full-page engravings. 64 columns [32 pages]. 8vo, original plain wrappers, minor wear; uncut. Albany, NY, 1841

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(JUDAICA.) Franks, Isaac. Deed signed by George Washington's aide-de-camp and landlord.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $500 - $750

Description: (JUDAICA.) Franks, Isaac. Deed signed by George Washington's aide-de-camp and landlord. Partially printed deed signed by Allice Supplee to Isaac Franks, 6 November 1787, followed by a Document Signed by Isaac Franks and witnessed by Norton Pryor and James Mease, deeding the same land to Benjamin Rush, M.D., 3 March 1792, notarized and docketed on verso with signatures of James Mease and William Bradford. 4 pages, 13 x 8 1/4 inches, on one folding sheet; moderate wear including a short separation along one fold. Vp, 1787-92

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WASHINGTON, GEORGE. Contemporary copy of Washington's important letter to General John Thomas.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $1,000 - $1,500

Description: "EVERY POST OUGHT TO BE DEEMED HONORABLE IN WHICH A MAN CAN SERVE HIS COUNTRY" WASHINGTON, GEORGE. Contemporary copy of Washington's important letter to General John Thomas. 4 manuscript pages, 12 1/4 x 8 inches, in an unknown hand on one folding sheet; separations at folds with archival tape repairs. (MRS) Cambridge, MA, 23 July 1775

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(AMERICAN INDIANS.) Catlin, George. Die Indianer Nord-Amerikas.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $2,000 - $3,000

Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Catlin, George. Die Indianer Nord-Amerikas. 24 hand-colored plates. x, [1], 382 pages. Tall 8vo, contemporary 1/4 calf, minor wear; intermittent foxing to text leaves, plates clean. Brussels, [1846]-1848

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(EARLY AMERICAN IMPRINTS.) Group of early American almanacs.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $700 - $1,000

Description: (EARLY AMERICAN IMPRINTS.) Group of early American almanacs. 19 volumes. 12mo, stitched, various sizes and conditions. Vp, 1731-1805

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRELUDE.) The Pennsylvania Chronicle, and Universal Advertiser.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $3,000 - $4,000

Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRELUDE.) The Pennsylvania Chronicle, and Universal Advertiser. Volume II, 52 weekly 8-page issues complete with collective title page, plus 21 "Postscript" supplement issues. [2], 452 pages plus 66 unnumbered supplement pages interspersed. 4to, contemporary 1/4 calf, worn; free endpapers imperfect, minor dampstaining and foxing, occasional tears, lacking pages 351-4 of 7 November issue, 3 supplement leaves partially torn out; early owners' inscriptions on title page and first masthead, library tag and bookplate on front pastedown, small library tag on backstrip. Philadelphia, 1 February 1768 to 23 January 1769

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(AMERICAN INDIANS.) Catlin, George. Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $600 - $900

Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Catlin, George. Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians. 3 maps, 309 uncolored illustrations (sometimes multiples on a plate) as called for by Howes, plus additional plate 113/114. viii, 264; viii, 266 pages. 2 volumes. 8vo, contemporary plain cloth, minor wear, with paper spine labels; minimal foxing, lacking errata slip, bookplates removed from front pastedowns. London: Published by the author, 1841

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YASUO KUNIYOSHI Cyclist.

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September 24, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $1,500 - $2,500

Description: YASUO KUNIYOSHI Cyclist. Lithograph, 1939. 318x222 mm; 12 1/2x8 3/4 inches, full margins. Edition of 250. Signed in pencil, lower right. Printed by George Miller, New York. Published by Associated American Artists, New York. A very good impression. Davis 77.

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(CANADA.) Family correspondence and land records of an American Loyalist relocated to Nova Scotia.

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September 17, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (CANADA.) Family correspondence and land records of an American Loyalist relocated to Nova Scotia. 8 letters, 1789-1823; 3 receipts, 1798-1821; 30 deeds and property records for land in New York and Canada, 1763-1813; heavy wear and separation at folds to some deeds. (MRS) Vp, 1763-1823

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