A Concise and Impartial History of the American Revolution.
Description: To which is prefixed, a General History of North and South America...and a view of the progress, character, and political state of the Colonies previous to the Revolution. folding map of the United States. Volume II only. (Bound with): (Corry, John). Biographical Memoirs of the Illustrious General Washington, Late President of the United States. Containing a History of the Principal Events of His Life, with His Speeches to Congress, and Public Addresses: To Which is Added, An Oration upon His Death, By the Rev. Samuel Stanhope Smith, President of the College of New-Jersey. Frontis. of George Washington. 2 works bound in one volume. 12mo, contemporary mottled calf, leather label; (spine ends lightly worn, covers scuffed, light foxing to map, map has one inch tear in margin, scattered foxing to text). Trenton: James Oram, 1811.
Comments: This volume lacks volume one of the work by John Lendrum. The biography of George Washington is complete. The work by John Corry is "The first full-length English biography of Washington." Howes C-790. The author was a journalist from Ireland. Howes L-255. S&S 23206. S&S 22626.Binding: hardcover
Book ID: 174000