Burgoyne | A State of the Expedition from Canada, 1780
Burgoyne | A State of the Expedition from Canada, 1780
Burgoyne | A State of the Expedition from Canada, 1780
Burgoyne | A State of the Expedition from Canada, 1780
Burgoyne | A State of the Expedition from Canada, 1780
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PROPERTY OF THE TRUSTEES OF THE SANDYS TRUST, LOTS 109-122

Burgoyne | A State of the Expedition from Canada, 1780

Estimate: 1,200 - 1,800 GBP

PROPERTY OF THE TRUSTEES OF THE SANDYS TRUST, LOTS 109-122

Burgoyne | A State of the Expedition from Canada, 1780

Estimate: 1,200 - 1,800 GBP

Lot Sold:2,250GBP

Lot Details

Description

PROPERTY OF THE TRUSTEES OF THE SANDYS TRUST, LOTS 109-122


BURGOYNE, JOHN

A state of the expedition from Canada, as laid before the House of Commons. London: printed for J. Almon, 1780


FIRST EDITION, 4to (269 x 203mm.), folding engraved map and 5 folding engraved battle-plans (partially hand-coloured in outline, 2 battle plans with overslips), advertisement leaf at end, contemporary half calf, marbled boards, minor spotting, slightly rubbed


This volume contains Burgoyne's account of his campaign in the American Revolutionary War ending in the defeat at Saratoga in 1777. 


LITERATURE:

ESTC T117437


PROVENANCE:

Lord Sandys, armorial bookplate (probably Edwin Sandys, 2nd Baron Sandys, 1726-1797)

Condition Report

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