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      Sale 2241 | Lot 46
      Price Realized: $270With Buyer's Premium
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      • Sale 2241 Lot 46

        (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Hubley, Bernard. The History of the American Revolution. Lacks frontispiece portrait of Washington. Volume I (all issued). 8vo, contemporary calf, worn; moderate dampstaining, 1827 magazine pages used as endpapers, inked stamps excised from title page and second leaf with slight loss of text, unevenly trimmed with slight loss to a few headlines, a few minor tears and paper flaws; early owners' signatures on verso of title page. Northumberland, PA, 1805
        Estimate $150-250

        First and only edition of a documentary history covering events through October 1775. First state with author's name spelled "Benrad" and "Volume I" on title page. "A scarce and important history"--Sabin 33473. Howes H759 ("b").

        Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $270