Retrographs: Comprising a History of New York prior to the Revolution; Biographies of George Washington, Alexander Hamilton, Nathan Hale; Sketches of John Andre and Beverly Robinson; Schemes of Aaron Burr and Benedict Arnold. F. S. Bartram.

Retrographs: Comprising a History of New York prior to the Revolution; Biographies of George Washington, Alexander Hamilton, Nathan Hale; Sketches of John Andre and Beverly Robinson; Schemes of Aaron Burr and Benedict Arnold.

New York: Yale Publishing Company, 1888. First edition. Paperback. A collection of facts, biographies, reproductions or rare prints from 1888 intended to be a monthly magazine, "...A miscellany [that] embraces fragments of history, biography, autography, etc." Color folding map (11 x 9") is a facsimile of the 1728 official map of New York City with the streets representing all the streets, blocks, wards, keys and docks then existing. 4to (6.75 x 10"), 196 pp, with advertising pages before text, original blue paper wrappers, wraps chipped, dusty, an old ad taped to front, interior clean and bright, spine tight. Otherwise very good condition. Item #21144

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