Feb 04, 2016 - Sale 2404

Sale 2404 - Lot 26

Price Realized: $ 812
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 600 - $ 900
(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1777.) The Boston-Gazette and Country Journal. 4 pages, 15 1/4 x 10 inches, on one foldng sheet, with masthead engraving by or after Paul Revere; stitch holes, toned at folds, possibly washed, edges worn with slight loss; subscriber's name inked in margin. (MRS) Boston: Benjamin Edes, 25 August 1777

Additional Details

Includes two reports from the Battle of Bennington, one written during the battle and another sent by General Lincoln two days later, plus extensive commentary. Brigham, Paul Revere's Engravings, page 201 (illustration of similar cut by Revere).