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Much reading on the Revolutionary War...

Item # 682568 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. A report from Annapolis that Gen. Howe made propositions of peace in Congress. Other American items as well.
Lacking the plate called for.
Complete in 48 pages, 5 by 8 inches, full title/contents page featuring an engraving of St. John's Gate, very nice condition.

Category: The 1600's and 1700's