Lot 37 of 218:
Account of Battle of Camden  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$240
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
American Account of the Battle of Camden. From the New Jersey Gazette, September 13 - in The London Chronicle
Author:
Place:
London
Publisher:
Date:
Nov. 16-18, 1780
Description:

1-1/3 pages (the whole of the 1st page and a column of the 2nd page). Whole issue offered, Vol. XLVIII, No. 3739. Pp. 473-480. 29x21.5 cm (11¼x8½"), disbound.

The American account, including letters from and to General Horatio Gates, of the major defeat in the Southern theater of the American Revolution, at at the hands of the British forces under General Cornwallis. It was just a year later, however, that the tables turned, and Cornwallis was forced to surrender at Yorktown to the American army.

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Condition:
Some toning to paper, a few small holes; very good.
 
Item number:
274489
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