Item Detail

Item Number 3689
Title Father Knickerbocker Rebels
Author Wertenbaker, Thomas Jefferson
Condition VG/G+
Publisher Charles Scribner's Sons
Place Published New York
Date Published 1948
Edition 1st Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes 1st edition/1st printing. Sub-title: How People Lived In New York City During The Revolution. Book has yellow cloth binding with dark red printing on front and spine; it is straight, tight and clean with pages that are clean without marks or tears. There is slight wear to edges and the spine and upper edges are faded. Price intact dust jacket is bright and clean, spine is faded and there is wear and chipping to edges with some material missing at upper and lower spine areas, more so at the upper; also, a one inch tear on the back upper panel. The book covers the period of time (September, 1776 to November, 1783) when the British had recaptured the city of New York and it became a haven for Tories from all the American colonies. Includes 80 black and white illustrations. ; B&W Illustrations; 9.5 x 6.5 inches; 308 pages
LoC or ISBN
Keyword(s) Thomas Jefferson Wertenbaker,American History,American Revolution,History,Adventure,Tories,British
Category(ies) Biographies Politics Government War,History Travel Exploration Places
Price $24.75