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POWDER, PATCHES AND PATTY.
Edition: First edition.
New York: The Century Co., (1924.). Hardcover first edition - Historical novel for older children, set during the American Revolution - a story of Benedict Arnold and Major Andre. Illustrated with a frontispiece and 3 other glossy plates by Emilie Benson Knipe. 305 pp.
Condition: Good in rust colored cloth with black lettering and a small illustration on the front and spine. Some wear to the cloth and soiling. Gift inscription dated Christmas 1924.Book ID: 28056More details Price: $25.00
PEGGY OWEN PATRIOT.
Edition: Early printing.
Philadelphia: The Penn Publishing Company, 1914 (c 1910). Hardcover - The second book in Madison's Peggy Owen series, the story of a young Quaker girl in Philadelphia and its environs during the American Revolution. Because of her religion, Peggy is at first neutral about the War for Independence, but gradually becomes more and more involved in the fight for freedom. Illustrated with a frontispiece with a tissue guard and six glossy inserted plates by H. J. Peck. 437 pp.
Condition: Very good condition in illustrated blue cloth covers (rear hinge cracked, but covers are bright and attractive, book is straight and sturdy)Book ID: 73689More details Price: $25.00