Braddock's Defeat The Journal of Captain Robert Cholmley's Batman, the Journal of a British Officer Halkett's Orderly Book. Charles Hamilton.

Braddock's Defeat The Journal of Captain Robert Cholmley's Batman, the Journal of a British Officer Halkett's Orderly Book

Hardcover, Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1959. First Edition. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. "Three eyewitness accounts - hitherto unpublished - describing the ambush of General Braddock and his army of superbly trained British regulars by a handful of French and Indians in 1755...one of the most celebrated battles in history." Stated First Edition. Ships same or next business day. Previous owner's name on front paste-down endpaper. Spine is slightly skewed. Minimal edge wear. Fabric lightly faded on spine ends. Tanning to edges of pages. Otherwise, free from major defect. Dust jacket protected in archival cover. DJ has moderate edge and shelf wear. 1/4-inch tear on spine head. 1/4-inch tear with small tears on tail edge of front cover. Faded on spine. Tape on interior at stress points. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 134 pages. [Item #71918]

Price: $46.00

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