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The Picket Post: A Record of Patriotism 3rd Quarter 1977

By: N/A

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Valley Forge, PA, Valley Forge Historical Society: 1977

Seller ID: 009976

Condition: Near Fine


48 pp., lightly soiled wraps. Women's role in the American Revolution; Washington's route to Valley Forge, William Dewees' petition; Valley Forge bicentennial, etc. View more info

Society of American Wars, Commandery of the State of New York: Second Book of the Society, May 1917 [Vol. II (1917)]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Society of American Wars, Commandery of State of New York: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015957

Condition: Very Good


Royal blue 1/4 cloth, dark red cloth, lettered in gilt. Both covers moderately soiled, mildly rubbed at spine extremities and corners. Approx. 3/4" abrasion on rear cover with puncturing to cloth, neatly repaired. Foxed text block edges, interior clean. 103 pp. Firm binding. One leaf (pp. 3-4) creased at bottom corner. The second volume published by the SAW (Com. of S. of NY), relatively scarce. View more info

Papers of the Continental Congress, 1774-1789 [National Archives Microfilm Publications - Pamphlet Describing M247]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., National Archives and Records Service, General Services Administration: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017627

Condition: Fine


Gray paper wraps. Booklet. 67 pp. Records from "Records of the Continental and Confederation Congresses and the Constitutional Convention Record Group 360" in the National Archives. 15-pp. introduction and overview, followed by catalogue of 196 items, many with multiple parts; indexed. As issued. Accompanied by "Pamphlet Accompanying Microcopy No. 332: Miscellaneous Papers of the Continental Congress 1774-89" (1962). View more info

Catalogue of: Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty -- Land -- Warrant Application Files / American Revolutionary War Service Records and General Index [Publication Number M804]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., National Archives:

Seller ID: 017628

Condition: Near Fine


Catalogue of records available through the National Archives Microfilm Rental Program. Stiff paper wraps. 72,7 pp. A few annotations, slight shelf wear. View more info

TIME Magazine Special Bicentennial Issue: The New Nation [Vol. 107, No. 21 (1977)]

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, TIME: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018229

Condition: Good


Color illus. wraps, featuring portrait of George Washington. Dated "Sept. 26, 1789," issued in conjunction with the American bicentennial. 72-page subscriber's version, dampstained contents, mailing label on front cover removed, thus Good only. View more info

Jamestown to Yorktown from Settlement to Nationhood

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Eastern National Park and Monument Association:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018737

Condition: Near Fine


Color pictorial wraps. Booklet, oblong format. Unpaginated, [40] pp., color photos throughout. Slight handling wear, almost as issued. Pictorial guide to Jamestown, Williamsburg, Yorktown, captioned and with additional text. Undated, ca. 1960s. View more info

Revolutionary War Veteran's Grave Register, Somerset County, Pennsylvania [Revolutionary War Veterans' Grave Register]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Laughlintown, PA, Southwest Pennsylvania Genealogical Services: 1979

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 019979

Condition: Near Fine


Light green wraps, lettered in black. [ii],21 pp. Date handwritten along top edge of title page, otherwise as issued. View more info

The Life of Major-General The Marquis de Lafayette [#268/1,000]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Easton, PA, Privately Printed for the Maroon Club of Lafayette College: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026480

Condition: Near Fine


Burgundy pebbled cloth, lettered in gilt. Facsimile reprint. Former owner's address label and private library inventory number on rear flyleaf, otherwise essentially as issued. 109 pp., frontis. portrait, with correction booklet inserted at p. 34, reprinting pp. 34-40 (Ch. IV) in correct order (certain paragraphs had inadvertently been omitted in the original printing). Some copies of this general edition were issued in a dust jacket, though it is unclear that dust j... View more info

The Washington Memorial Chapel - Washington Bi-Centennial 1732-1932

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Valley Forge, PA, Valley Forge Historical Society: 1932

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 038688

Condition: Very Good


Booklet, tan illus. wraps, oblong format. Covers somewhat toned by age with a few spots, mild handling wear. Light dampstaining along fore-edges and corners of the final few leaves. 108 pp., illus., many local ads. Photographs and history of the chapel, listings of communicants, burials, marriages (annual report), Roll of Honor w/ alphabetical listing of patrons. Scarce. View more info

Proceedings on the Occasion of the Dedication of the Monument on the One Hundredth Anniversary of the Paoli Massacre, in Chester County, Pa., September 20, 1877

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: West Chester, PA, F. S. Hickman, Steam-Power Printer: 1877

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: RS361

Condition: Very Good


Brown-burgundy pebbled cloth, lettered in gilt. Modest surface rubbing to both covers, rubbed along spine panel with crown a bit tattered, minor exposure to top corners. Former owner's signature and address inscription in pencil (dated 1893) on front flyleaf, otherwise unmarked. 78 pp., rear folding map (closed tear across one panel). Contents a bit toned. View more info

The Sutler of Mount Misery, Valley Forge - Specialists in 18th Century Military Reproductions [4th Edition]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Valley Forge, PA, G. Gedney Godwin: 0

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 043794

ISBN: B005ORZ3CY

Condition: Fine


Stiff tan illus. wraps. Small round price sticker ghost on upper front cover, otherwise as issued. 1st ptg. thus, of Fourth Edition catalog. 128 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Scarce. View more info

Twelve Flags of the American Revolution

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Library of Congress: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 044121

ISBN: 0844401056

Condition: Near Fine


Original copy, rebound in dark blue buckram, oblong format. Ex-library copy, typically marked/stamped, virtually without wear. Illus. throughout. View more info

Rare Americana - William Gates Collection: Mexico & Central America - Memorabilia of the Presidents - Henry Goldsmith Collection: Maps & Views of New York City - Destouches Papers Relative to American Revolution [5 American Art Assn. Catalogs 1924-1926]

By: American Art Association

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, American Art Association: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030911

Condition: Very Good


Burgundy buckram, lettered in gilt. Assembled collection, comprised by five early and important American Art Association auction catalogues, bound into a single volume: Rare Americana, Comprising Almanacs, Early Juvenilia and Text-Books, Newspapers, Colonial and Revolutionary Broadsides... (26-27 Feb. 1924, 1303 lots); The William Gates Collection: Manuscripts, Documents, Printed Literature Relating to Mexico and Central America (9-11 Apr. 1924, 1580 lots); Memorabilia ... View more info

Register of the Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States

By: Aubin, J. Harris

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Commandery of the State of Massachusetts: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007579

Condition: Near Fine


Dark red cloth, stamped and lettered in burgundy. A few light soil marks to cloth, modestly rubbed extremities and corners. 253 pp. Scarce. View more info

Songs of the Revolution: A Paper Read Before the General David Humphreys Branch of the Connecticut Society of the Sons of the American Revolution

By: Barney, Samuel E.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New Haven, CT, General David Humphreys Branch of the Connecticut Society of the Sons of the American Revolution: 1903

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 040036

Condition: VG+


Royal blue 1/4 cloth, ivory cloth covered boards, lettered in light blue, patterned endpapers. Lightly rubbed spine extremities, ivory portions of covers modestly soiled with mild dampstaining along upper back cover fore-edge. Former owner's book plate mounted on front flyleaf. 45 pp., rear blanks. Intact hinges, firm binding, clean interior. View more info

New Jersey and the Revolutionary War

By: Bill, Alfred Hoyt

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New Brunswick, NJ, Rutgers University Press: 1971

Seller ID: 025296

ISBN: 081350760X

Condition: Near Fine


Color illus. stiff wraps. Light shelf wear. x,117 pp., illus., maps. Gift shop address label mounted on front blank. View more info

The John Bogart Letters: Forty-two Letters written to John Bogart of Queen's College now Rutgers College and Five Letters written by him, 1776-1782 with Notes

By: Bogart, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Brunswick, NJ, Rutgers College: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024195

Condition: Good


Softcover, stapled binding. Appears to lack original wraps. 69 pp. Moderate handling/thumbing. Bottom corners chipped with minor loss through about p. 12, the final four leaves showing a short closed tear (approx. 1/2") along upper fore-edge. Acceptable reference copy. View more info

The Private Soldier Under Washington

By: Bolton, Charles K.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Gansevoort, NY, Corner House Historical Publications: 1997

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 031095

ISBN: 0879281170

Condition: Fine


Stiff color illus. wraps. Very slight bump to top front corner, otherwise as issued. Square, uncreased binding, unmarked interior. [xvi],258 pp. View more info

Captive Americans: Prisoners During the American Revolution

By: Bowman, Larry G.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Athens, OH, Ohio University Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017695

ISBN: 0821402293

Condition: VG+


Stiff illus. wraps. A few thumbing creases to covers, otherwise nicely preserved. View more info

History of Massachusetts, From 1764, to July, 1775: When General Washington Took Command of the American Army + History of Massachusetts From July, 1775, When General Washington Took Command of the American Army, at Cambridge, to the Year 1789, (Inclusive,) When the Federal Government Was Established Under the Present Constitution b/w A Particular Account of the Battle of Bunker, or Breed's Hill, on the 17th of June, 1775 [Vol. I + II]

By: Bradford, Alden

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Research Reprints, Inc.: 1970

Edition: Facsimile Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 041015

ISBN: B000M1AUE8

Condition: VG-


NOTE: Volumes I and II ONLY (of 3), uniformly bound in dark plum cloth, lettered in gilt. Mild spotting to cover cloth and slight foxing to text block edges, with area of minor exposure along lower back cover fore-edge of each volume. Facsimile reprint of original 1822 (I) and 1825 (II) Richardson & Lord (Boston) editions. vii,414 + 376,27 pp. View more info

Dames and Daughters of the Young Republic

By: Brooks, Geraldine

Price: $23.50

Publisher: New York, Thomas Y. Crowell: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003399

Condition: Near Fine


Dark blue cloth, gilt stamped lettering. 287 pp., illus. w/ plates. Lightly sunned spine panel, a bit frayed at top extremity, else quite nicely preserved. Front hinge slightly starting, binding firm, a few former owner signatures on front endsheets. Interior fully intact. Scarce. View more info

Revolutionary War Records: Volume I, Virginia - Virginia Army and Navy Forces with Bounty Land Warrants for Virginia Military District of Ohio, and Virginia Military Scrip; from Federal and State Archives

By: Brumbaugh, Gaius Marcus

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Genealogical Publishing Co.: 1967

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 025806

Condition: Near Fine


Dark blue cloth, lettered in gilt. Facsimile reprint of original (1936) edition. Slight shelf wear, virtually as issued. Date in pencil on front flyleaf. xiii,707 pp. View more info

The Road to Guilford Courthouse: The American Revolution in the Carolinas

By: Buchanan, John

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, John Wiley and Sons: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 039227

ISBN: 0471327166

Condition: Good


Stiff color illus. wraps. Modest shelf/handling wear with mild rubbing to corners, a few thumbing marks to covers, several stress creases along a square, firm binding. xii,452 pp., illus. A few internal underlinings/notations and notes to final page and inside back cover. View more info

Historical and Topographical Guide to Valley Forge [The Valley Forge Guide]

By: Burk, W. Herbert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Norristown, PA, Self-Published: 1906

Edition: First Collected

Seller ID: 020624

Condition: Good-VG


Pale gold cloth, lettered in dark blue. Moderately soiled cloth and endpapers, light pencil scribbling to front endppapers. [vi],93 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Approx. 2" closed tear neatly mended with tape along top edge of front flyleaf and frontis. Elusive first editon of what appears to be the first illustrated historical guidebook of the Valley Forge battlefield. Scarce. View more info

How to Search for Your Revolutionary Patriot in Pennsylvania

By: Carousso, Dorothee Hughes

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia & London, Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002047

Condition: Very Good


Lightly toned toward edges, two punch-holes along binding edge drilled for insertion into ring binder, no text affected. View more info