Official Letters to the Honorable American Congress, Written during the War between the United Colonies and Great Britain, by His Excellency, George Washington, Commander in Chief of the Continental Forces, now President of the United States. George Washington.

Official Letters to the Honorable American Congress, Written during the War between the United Colonies and Great Britain, by His Excellency, George Washington, Commander in Chief of the Continental Forces, now President of the United States.

London: G.G. and J. Robinson, 1795.

2 volumes, 8vo, pp. [iii]-viii, 364; [2], 384; With the added title page in vol. 2 (only). Modern black cloth, white paper labels, slipcases, a sound reading copy sold "as is" lacking the half-title and additional title-page to vol. 1. Ink signature "D. Garrett 1797" at top of both title-pages.

§ First (London) edition. An important book which for some reason is rarely found complete or in a contemporary binding. The frontispiece to vol. 1 is not found in all copies, Sabin 101731 for example noting that the frontispiece "is seldom found." Howes W142. Interesting contemporary provenance of "D. Garrett" who is not included in DNB or DAB. Item #123917

Price: $500.00

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