YORKTOWN CAMPAIGN AND THE SURRENDER OF CORNWALLIS 1781

(New York: Harper & Brothers, 1881).

A NICELY PRODUCED AND ILLUSTRATED HISTORY. This publication was made in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the surrender at Yorktown; the decisive battle of the American Revolution. The author was a highly respected expert on the Revolution and American history in general. Item #31135

First edition. With a frontispiece from the painting by Trumbull and with 26 other illustrations througout. 8vo, publisher's original blue cloth ruled in black and gilt lettered on both the upper cover and the spine. 206, [1] pp. A handsome and well preserved copy, unusual thus, the text clean with just some general mellowing, the binding solid, the cloth attractive and fresh with just a little wear at the tips and corners.

Price: $165.00