Memoirs of Andrew Sherburne: A Pensioner of the Navy of the Revolution. Navy, Revolutionary War.
Memoirs of Andrew Sherburne: A Pensioner of the Navy of the Revolution.
Memoirs of Andrew Sherburne: A Pensioner of the Navy of the Revolution.

Memoirs of Andrew Sherburne: A Pensioner of the Navy of the Revolution.

Utica: William Williams, 1828. First edition. Hardcover. The author, a native of Portsmouth, NH, shipped in the Navy of the Revolution as a boy and saw considerable action. In 1781 he was made a prisoner and sent to Old Mill Prison where he took sick before finally being returned to America at the end of the war. The first third of the book is concerned with these affairs, which are recounted with vividness and detail. Harbeck p. 97. Howes S-391 Smith I, 1351 (citing 2nd ed.). 12mo, 261pp. Early half navy & gilt morocco, slt. rubbed o/w vgc. Very good condition. Item #6778

Price: $150.00

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