REVOLUTIONARY PAPERS vol. ii. (In Collections of The New-York State Historical Society for the Year 1879)

By: (Schuyler, Major General Philip; Howe, Major General Robert; Rainsford, Charles

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New York: Printed for the New-York Historical Society, 1880.. 1880.. Good. - Octavo, green cloth titled in gilt with decorations in gilt on the spine. The binding is lightly bumped & rubbed with some small dents to the front cover. There is dampstaining to the front edge of the front cover with chipping to the cloth at the top & bottom corners. A small section of the front edge of the rear cover is also dampstained. The head & tail of the spine are chipped. [ii], [5] leaves & 558 pages, mostly unopened. The page edges are darkened. There is light foxing to the front endpaper, flyleaf & rear blank. 1 page of the preliminaries is chipped with a tear & small pieces out. The bottom corner of page 97 is miscut & creased. Good.

New York Historical Society Publication Fund XII.

Three works are published in this volume: The Trial of Major General Schuyler, October, 1778; The Trial of Major General Howe, December 1781; and Commissioner Rainsford's Journal of Transactions, Etc. 1776-1778. Both the trials are court martial proceedings.

Title: REVOLUTIONARY PAPERS vol. ii. (In Collections of The New-York State Historical Society for the Year 1879)

Author Name: (Schuyler, Major General Philip; Howe, Major General Robert; Rainsford, Charles

Categories: Americana,

Publisher: New York: Printed for the New-York Historical Society, 1880.: 1880.

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 31900

Keywords: AMERICANA; REVOLUTIONARY WAR PAPERS; COURT MARTIAL; PHILIP SCHUYLER; ROBERT HOWE; THE TRIAL OF MAJOR GENERAL SCHUYLER; THE TRIAL OF MAJOR GENERAL HOWE; Commissioner Rainsford's Journal of Transactions, Etc. 1776-1778; EIGHTEENTH CENTURY; 18TH CENTURY