Georgia: 1790. 5.25 x 8 inches on hand-made paper, State of Georgia, Louisville, 1790, by his Excellency James Jackson. In part: "...With confidence in your patriotism, valour and conduct...appoint you...formed for the Defense of this State and for repelling every hostile invasion thereof..." This rare document, from what would have been Jackson's term had he accepted the Governorship of Georgia in 1788, is evenly toned and in very good condition. Chipping along the extreme left margin does not detract. Revolutionary...
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New York: Russell & Russell, 1967. Ed. by John P. Foley. Introduction by Julian P. Boyd. Illus. 2 Vols. Thick 4to, red cloth, cloth lightly dampstained on both volumes, otherwise very good. New York: Russell & Russell, (1967). Classified and arranged in alphabetical order under nine thousand titles relating to government, politics, law, education, political economy, finance, science, art, literature, religious freedom, morals, etc.
New York: Library of America, 1984. Ed. by Merrill D. Peterson. 1600pp. 8vo, blue cloth, d.w., corners of cloth bumped, first few pages creased in lower right corner margin. (New York): Library of America, (1984). Includes Jefferson's writings: Autobiography, A Summary View of the Rights of British America, Notes on the State of Virginia, Public Papers, Addresses, and Messages. Inscribed by the editor, Merrill D. Peterson to Wendell Garrett. From the library of Wendell Garrett.
New York: Library of America, 1984. Ed. by Merrill D. Peterson. 1600pp. 8vo, blue cloth, publisher's slipcase. (New York): Library of America, (1984). Includes Jefferson's writings: Autobiography, A Summary View of the Rights of British America, Notes on the State of Virginia, Public Papers, Addresses, and Messages.
New York: Macmillan, 1897. 2 color maps, one folding. 8 b/w plates. xii, 234pp. 8vo, green cloth, spine ends worn. New York: Macmillan, 1897. First Edition Henry P. Johnston was the author of several books on New York City during the American Revolution and professor of history at the College of the City of New York.
New York: J. Milton Emerson, 1853. Embracing distinguished women, naval and military heroes, statesmen...from Christopher Columbus down to the present time. Volume One only. 100 portraits. 265pp. Small 4to, original red cloth with elaborate gilt decorations on the front cover and spine. spine ends, edges of corners, and some bottom edges of cloth, all worn, cloth lightly soiled. New York: J. Milton Emerson, 1853. First Edition First volume of six volumes that were to be issued annually. This volume begins...
New York: Arno Press, 1974. On Camp and Military Hospitals; Principally Designed, for the Use of young Military and Naval Surgeons, in North-America. 115pp. 8vo, full tan polished calf, spine and top of covers faded from sun exposure, calf lightly rubbed. (New York: Arno Press, 1974). Very good Author was a professor of surgery at King's College, now Columbia University, in New York City. Facsimile of the Philadelphia, 1776 edition.
New York: Arno Press, 1968. Edited by Edward Floyd de Lancey. 4 folding maps. 4 illus. 2 volumes. Thick 8vo, rebound in full blue morocco with gilt decorations, very small amount of lightly soiling to the spine of volume II. (New York: Arno Press, (1968). Very good Facsimile of the New York, 1879 edition.