Simcoe's Military Journal: A History of the Operations of a Partisan Corps, Called the Queen's Rangers, Commanded by Lieut. Col. J.G. Simcoe, During the War of the American Revolution. Illustrated by ten engraved plans of actions, &c. Now first published with a memoir of the author and other additions.

New York: Bartlett & Welford, 1844. First American edition. 8vo. xvii, (3), [13]-328 pp. 10 folding maps and plans. Simcoe's troops were particularly active in the Virginia campaign leading to Yorktown. The first edition (Exeter, 1787) is a legendary rarity, with a copy recently selling at auction for $168,000. Howes S-461. Persistent foxing, else a very good copy. Original blue-green boards, rebacked in black cloth, original printed paper spine label laid down (rubbed), new endpapers. (9374). Item #62647

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