THE HISTORY OF THE LATE WAR IN NORTH-AMERICA, AND THE ISLANDS OF THE WEST INDIES, Including the Campaigns of MDCCLXIII and MDCCLXIV against His Majesty's Indian Enemies.

New York: Research Reprints Inc., (1970). Facsimile reprint of the 1772 original. Thick, small 4to (25 cm). (4), viii, 542, (1, errata) pp. 18 folding maps and plans. Sabin 44396: "The introduction contains an account of Washington's escape from assassination, in December, 1853 ... (quoting Sparks) it is the best history of the war that has been written." Howes M-267: "Best contemporary chronicle of this war; including detailed accounts of the frontier campaigns under Washington, Braddock, Amherst, Bradstreet, Bouquet, et al." Reese Struggle for North America 81: "Best work on the French and Indian War ... justly celebrated for cartography and textual content." Church 1092. Field 1003. Streeter sale 1031. Very good. Burgundy cloth (rubbed), gilt spine title. (11196). Item #65371

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