SONGS AND BALLADS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION. Frank Moore.
SONGS AND BALLADS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
SONGS AND BALLADS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION

SONGS AND BALLADS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION

New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1856. Hard Cover. Very Good binding. Item #5896

12mo. xii, 394 pp., frontis. First edition. In pebbled cloth with title in gold on the spine; page edges marbled; marbled endpapers; frontispiece and engraved title page. A very nice copy with limited shelfwear to the covers; offsetting to the final page from a tipped in early newspaper clipping. "This volume presents a selection from the numerous productions in verse, which appeared during the war of the American Revolution. Many of them are taken from the newspapers and periodical issues of the time; others from original ballad sheets and broadsides; while some have been received from the recollections of a few surviving soldiers, who heard and sang them amid the trials of the camp and field" (p. v). Sabin 50369.

Price: $75.00

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