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The actions of General Washington, and more...
Item # 666953
December 01, 1780
THE TOWN & C0UNTRY MAGAZINE, London, December, 1780
* Revolutionary War Era
* 18th century
* From The Enemy
Over 3 pages are taken up with "Manner of Making War Among the Indians of America" concluded in a future issue.
Also: "A Short Account of Jamaica and its Inhabitants" is datelines from Kingston and takes 2 1/2 pages.
Near the back is a letter from Henry Clinton to Lord George Germaine dated at New York in which he details a number of recent battle & war-related events. Included is: "...Washington has not as yet detached single man to the southward; and by all accounts from General Arnold, Gates cannot have above 800 continental troops...General Washington still remains at or near Tappan..." with more.
Then a letter from major-general Phillips to Germaine, also dated at New York with more fine war content.
Almost half of the back page has reports headed: "America" with datelines from South Carolina and New York. Masking tape at the spine covers a few letters in this report bot does not cause loss of readability.
The plates called for are lacking.
Complete in 56 pages, 5 by 8 1/4 inches, full title/contents page, masking tape at the spine, nice condition.