A HISTORY OF THE CAMPAIGNS OF 1780 AND 1781, IN THE SOUTHERN PROVINCES OF NORTH AMERICA

London: Printed for T. Cadell, in the Strand, 1787. 4to. vii,[1],518pp., [2] of publisher's ads, One folding map entitled "Marches of the Lord Cornwallis in the Southern Provinces..."with routes marked in color, and four folding plans, with positions and troop movements marked by hand in colors. Modern brown leather with marbled boards. Map has early repairs on verso securing closed tears with some loss at one corner fold. Plans of battles Charlestown, Camden, Guildford and Yorktown. Tideline on titlepage through page seven. CHURCH 1224. "His history is valuable for its critical comments as well as its narrative, but it is marred by the authors vanity."-CLARK I:317. HOWES T37. "The standard work on the southern campaigns containing many important documents not easily found elsewhere".-SABIN 94397. Item #62211

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