The American Revolution, Written in Scriptural, or Ancient Historical Style. Richard Snowden.
HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION FROM THE TEA PARTY TO THE DEFEAT OF CORNWALLIS

The American Revolution, Written in Scriptural, or Ancient Historical Style

Clinton, (Ohio): Smith & McArdle at the, 1815. Item #429

2 volumes in one. 12 mo. 180 x 105 mm., (7 x 4 inches). 170pp., 38 pp. Contemporary sheep, joints cracked and rubbed, text block brown, end leaves showing tide marks. With faults a sound and not unattractive copy.

Third edition, an excellent example of provincial printing west of the Allegheny Mountains and a relatively early Ohio imprint. The two titles in this volume were published as separate titles originally appearing in Philadelphia in 1793 and 1795; with the Baltimore edition of 1802, both titles appeared together for the first time.

Snowden was also the author of a History of North and South America, Philadelphia, 1805, which was reprinted a number of times, the final edition appearing 1832.

Sabin 85590. Allibone, Critical Dictionary of English Literature II p. 2172. Wegelin 1150.

Price: $225.00

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