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Opening of the War of the Revolution. 19th of April 1775. A Brief Narrative of the Principal Transactions of that Day.

Boston: James R. Osgood, 1875.

Price: $500.00


About the item

Contains four Heliotype Copies of Engravings of Scenes in Lexington and Concord, made and published in 1775. Folio. Printed boards, covers off.

Item #367662

Contains reproductions of the rare copper engravings made by Doolittle in 1775. An editorial note in this copy reads as follows: “In the New Haven Company that set out for Cambridge on the 20th of April, 1775, were Mr. Earl, a portrait-painter, and Amos Doolittle, an engraver. Mr. Earl made four drawings of Lexington and Concord, which were afterwards engraved by Mr. Doolittle.