New in Applewood's Books of American Wisdom series is "Paul Revere's Ride," which includes the 1860 Henry Wadsworth Longfellow poem of the same name, as well as Paul Revere's own account of the events. The famous midnight ride of April 18-19, 1775 raised the alarm among Massachusetts patriots that the British were on the move from Boston to ...Read MoreNew in Applewood's Books of American Wisdom series is "Paul Revere's Ride," which includes the 1860 Henry Wadsworth Longfellow poem of the same name, as well as Paul Revere's own account of the events. The famous midnight ride of April 18-19, 1775 raised the alarm among Massachusetts patriots that the British were on the move from Boston to Concord. Twenty years after the event, Paul Revere wrote a letter telling the true account of the historic ride. Eight-five years after the event, in 1860, Paul Revere and his heroic ride were immortalized by Longfellow in his famous, if not completely accurate, dramatic poem.Read Less
Rand, Ted. Near Fine in Fine jacket. 9 1/2" x 10 1/4" Inscribed By Author First printing of First Edition. Inscribed on half-title page in 1991by illustrator Ted Rand to a library, but book looks very nice---no pocket or stamps. an inconspicuous 1/2" sticker-removal scar on ffep corner (off white on lt. yellow background). Probably book was not circulated. Jacket in nice condition but several mild pen or pencil impressions (no marks).
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust ja. Ex library discard hard cover with Dustjacket. Flaps affixed; Very clean and tight with minimal library indications. DJ Spine sticker.; 0.25 x 9.5 x 7.5 Inches; 45 pages; 14419.
Fair. Ex-Libris. 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" tall. Wraps are scuffed, lightly scraped, darkened with prior owner name on front. Prior owner name on fep and final page. Fep with frontispiece on reverse is detatched, but present. Text has no markings.
Parker, Nancy Winslow. Dust Jacket Included. 7 x 9. Signed by Illustrator FINE IN NEAR FINE DJ. The famous narrative poem recreating Paul Rever's misnight ride in 1775 to warn the people of Boston that "the British are coming! ". Beautifully illus in color by Nancy Winslow Parker. Includes several pages of background & geographical/military notes-for young readers. SIGNED BY AWARD-WINNING AUTHOR/ARTIST. Great copy-not x-lib.
Nancy Winslow Parker. Very Good in VG jacket. Signed by Illustrator First edition stated; Laminated pictorial boards in price-clipped dust wrapper; SIGNED by, dated by, and with drawing of crown by illustrator Parker.
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