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The Adventures of Uncle Sam in Search after His Lost Honor
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The Adventures of Uncle Sam in Search after His Lost Honor

By Fidfaddy, Frederick

Upper Saddle River, NJ. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Literature House / Gregg Press. As New with no dust jacket. 1970. Facsimile Reprint. Hardcover. No defects. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . Facsimile reprint of a book originally published by Seth Richards in 1816. It is reportedly the first time the term "Uncle Sam" was used in print to characterize the U. S. Government. Subject is the War of 1812. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 142 pages. C5 .

$25.00

An Exhibit to Commemorate the One Hundred Fiftieth Anniversary of the  Beginning of the War of 1812.
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An Exhibit to Commemorate the One Hundred Fiftieth Anniversary of the Beginning of the War of 1812.

By Anon.

Bloomington. Bloomington: The Lilly Library. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1962. Softcover. Stapled softcover with illustrated card covers. Small checkmark inked to top corner of front cover, no other defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . 160 items are described, 30 plates. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 72 pages. K5 .

$16.50

James Durand, an Able Seaman of 1812; His Adventures on "Old Ironsides"  and As an Impressed Sailor in the British Navy
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James Durand, an Able Seaman of 1812; His Adventures on "Old Ironsides" and As an Impressed Sailor in the British Navy

By Durand, James R. & George Sprague Brooks, Ed.

New Haven. New Haven: Yale U. Press. Fine with no dust jacket. 1926. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Pages are cream-colored. Bound in navy cloth with bright gilt titles and decoration to spine. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked, gently read. Lacking the dust jacket. . James Durand was an American boy who in the late 19th and early 19th centuries served on three American vessels, was taken prisoner of war, and then impressed into the British Naval Service, for which he sailed for seven more years. Original navy blue boards with gilt titles and decoration. This is the first edition, a handsome copy. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 139 pages. A4 .

$35.00