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      Sale 2241 | Lot 48
      Price Realized: $300With Buyer's Premium
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      • Sale 2241 Lot 48

        (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) [Langworthy, Edward.] Memoirs of the Life of the Late Charles Lee. 12mo, contemporary calf, tastefully recased and rejointed with original endpapers, moderate wear; bookplate removed from front pastedown, minor dampstaining on top edge; early owners' signatures on front free endpaper and title page. New York, 1792
        Estimate $400-600

        first american edition. Biography of the British soldier of fortune who served as second in command of the Continental Army under Washington. "Said to have been edited by Thomas Paine under the direction of Langworthy"--Howes L83. Evans 24456; Sabin 38903. No other copy of this edition known at auction since 1985.


        Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $300

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