The Life and Career of Major John Andre, Adjutant-General of British Army in America. (Extra-Illustrated)

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The Life and Career of Major John Andre, Adjutant-General of British Army in America. (Extra-Illustrated)

Winthrop Sargent

New York: William Abbatt, 1902


[Quite a Handsome Copy - Extra-illustrated, bound by Bradstreet's] Bound in fine navy, moroccan levant.  Gorgeous Signed binding, by Bradstreet's.  Gilt turn downs.  All edges gilt.  [2], xiv, [2], 543, [1] pages. Fold out map at rear. Numerous added plates with portraits of figures from the American Revolution. The engravings are mostly from the 18th and early 19th centuries, and depict important figures and scenes from Andre's career, and are placed to face related passages in the book. Limited edition of 500 copies.  This copy was owned by the Morris (of Philadelphia) / Hollingsworth famiy.  Levi Hollingsworth (1739-1824) and other family members served in Washington's army.  Howes S113.

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