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Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1912. Numerous illustrations on plates. 285 pages of text. Thick 8vo, green cloth with decorative covers. Philadelphia, 1912. First edition. A very good copy Includes many Virginians: Pocahontas, Robert Carter, William Byrd. Some New Yorkers: Theodosia Burr, etc. Howes S-51.
folding map, a few maps in the text. x, 200pp. + errata. 12mo, original cloth; (folding map is loose, spine ends worn, cloth soiled, pencil marks in margins). N.p., 1877. Author was a minister of the Protestant Episcopal Church who preached throughout Virginia. He was also a local church historian and native of Culpeper County. Howes S-546. Sabin 81707.
London: 1793. Map. Uncolored engraving. Image measures 10.75" x 12.75". This battle plan of the Siege at Yorktown is an important contemporary representation of an important historical moment in the American Revolution. This second issue of the map, originally published in Banastre Tarleton's "A History of the Campaigns of 1780 & 1781" is from a re-engraving made for Stedman's 1793 "History of the American War." The battle involved a surprise attack by the French and the Americans on Cornwallis's troops.....