1811 The American Revolution Revolutionary War Rare Antique Leather Books Book For Sale
Complete First Edition set!
Rare and highly sought after classic by Ramsay!
Attractive and sound original leather bindings!
A cornerstone of American History and a beautiful addition to any library!
In Two Volumes.
Publication Date: 1811
Publisher: Trenton: Printed and Sold by James J. Wilson
Author: Ramsay, David
Binding: Original bindings of full calf leather. Burgundy leather spine labels, a bit soiled but fully present. Volume numbers in gilt ovals stamped to spines. Gilt bands and decorative devices, though a bit dulled. Bindings are solid. Volumes measure 8 1/2" x 5 3/8". Non-decorative endpapers, which are free from Ex Libris plates. Previous owner's dated signature in iron-gall ink on free endpaper.
Description: Complete in 2 volumes. Uniform toning to text. Foxing. 455; 460pp. The second volume includes the four page, three columned, Subscriber's List. Originally bound edition of Ramsay's celebrated history, originally published in Philadelphia in 1789. As a historian and public figure, Ramsay made an important contribution to events in America. His service as a military surgeon resulted in imprisonment at St. Augustine for a year after the capture of Charleston. After the war and until his assassination in 1815, he wrote a number of works of lasting historical value. A fundamental history of the war. HOWES R34. SABIN 67687. ESTC T139082.
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