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Auction 96, Lot 571

"The American Heritage Book of The Revolution [together with] The American Heritage History of the Thirteen Colonies", [blank]

Subject: United States History

Period: 1967-71 (published)

Publication: American Heritage [editors]

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Size:
11.2 x 8.9 inches
28.4 x 22.6 cm

First, with narrative by Bruce Lancaster and introduction by Bruce Catton. Lavishly illustrated with over 600 images - 183 in full color - many from unpublished or long-neglected material. An extensively researched and beautifully presented book with text conveying the excitement and grim reality of the American Revolution. 384 pages. Hard bound with gilt lettering on spine and front cover, with dust jacket. Second covers the complex and scattered events of the years between discovery and independence organized into a fast-moving story. Profusely illustrated with 255 paintings, woodcuts, engravings, drawings, and maps, 95 in color. 384 pp. Hard bound, dj.

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Condition: A

Very slightly shelf worn, dj stained with small tears.

Estimate: $35 - $50

Sold for: $60

Closed on 9/12/2001

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