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Much reading on the Revolutionary War...

Item # 642280 GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, February, 1778 

* Revolutionary War
* From the enemy
* Lengthy reporting

The first article is: "Lord North's Propositions for Peace with America" taking over 4 pages. There is also a very lengthy item: "Extracts from the Congress Accounts of the Northern Expedition" which takes over 6 pages with terrific reading & includes a letter signed: "Horatio Gates".
There is great reading in: "An Account of the Transactions in America during the last Campaign" which is very good on George Washington & General Howe in New Jersey and the Chesapeake area (see for portions). A report from Annapolis that Gen. Howe made propositions of peace in Congress. Other American items as well.
Included is the full page plate of the house in which Isaac Newton was born.
Complete in 48 pages, full title/contents page featuring engraving of St. John's Gate, 5 1/4 by 8 1/4 inches, great condition.

Category: British