Boston: Benjamin Edes, 1778. Engraved masthead. 4pp. Folio, margins slightly chipped, small hole in front page with a loss of a few letters, contemporary signature on front page in left margin. Boston: Benjamin Edes, 1778. Very good On the entire second page and one column of the third page is the entire text of the important speech given by Lord Frederick North in Parliament on February 17, 1778. On February 6, 1778 the French government proposed an alliance with the...
Boston: Redding, 1844. Being a Series of Sketches Illustrative of Whims and Women in the 'Athens of America'. Hand-colored frontispiece, 2 additional colored plates. 56pp., short thin 4to, original dark brown moire silk (rebacked in plain brown cloth; scattered foxing). Boston: Redding and Company, 1844. Very scarce. Contains chapters on Sewing Circles, Popular Lectures, and Fancy Fairs.
Boston: 1794. from M. Bicker & Sons, wholesalers to Captain William Story. Boston, 1794. Fine with strong folds. "...Having appointed you commander of the Brig Harriot, our orders for you to proceed with the first fair wind to Cowes, England and when arrived to value upon our Mr. Martin Bicker. If he happens to be absent form Cowes, write immediately on to Him at London & ask of him his orders which will attend to in every respect...If it should...
Boston: Rockwell and Churchill, 1881. 183pp. 8vo, original brown cloth, spine ends, top of front cover and edges of corners worn, cloth lightly soiled. Boston: Rockwell and Churchill, 1881. Most of the text is an appendix that lists the names of taxpayers in Boston, Brookline, and Chelsea for the years 1674, 1676, 1681, 1685, 1687, 1688, 1691, 1695 with an index of names.
Barre: Imprint Society, 1970. Together with a print of the event taken from the plate engraved by Paul Revere, the report form the Boston Gazette, and a note by Dr. Richard Hale. 10pp. Square 4to, blue cloth, paper label on front cover. Barre: Imprint Society, 1970. Very good Laid in, as published, is the engraving of the Boston Massacre which was pulled by hand form Paul Revere's original copperplate by Anderson Lamb. The print and book are one of 1950 copies.
Boston: Colonial Society, 1974. More than 170 black & white illlustrations. xv + 316pp., 8vo, blue cloth, d.w.; small inner portion of top and lower edge have minor dampstains, dust wrapper chipped,soiled. Boston: The Colonial Society of Massachusetts, (1974). A very good copy in a very good (-) dust wrapper.