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Mohawk Valley - First edition, 1958

£48.00

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First edition hardback. Orange boards in dustjacket. First edition, published 1958 by Oxford University Press.

The fighting of a duel in 1755 alters the course of Alan Carey's life. He is sent down from Cambridge and goes to the colony of New York to take care of his father's estates in the Mohawk Valley. Here he meets a rugged backwoodsman, falls into the hands of the Indians, and takes a part in the war against the French.

An exciting and fast-moving story of the early days in North America and the capture of Quebec by Carnegie prizewinner Ronald Welch.

Hardback in fair condition, somewhat canted, pages tanned, with an inscription on the front endpaper, but the binding is sound and pages appear uncreased and unmarked. The dust jacket is in rather poor condition with losses at top and bottom of spine and many tears (see photo). This remains a collectable first edition of this uncommonly found book.



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Author(s):
Welch, Ronald
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
15 cm x 22 cm, 6 in x 8.5 in
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
226
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Title:
Mohawk Valley

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First edition hardback. Orange boards in dustjacket. First edition, published 1958 by Oxford University Press.

The fighting of a duel in 1755 alters the course of Alan Carey's life. He is sent down from Cambridge and goes to the colony of New York to take care of his father's estates in the Mohawk Valley. Here he meets a rugged backwoodsman, falls into the hands of the Indians, and takes a part in the war against the French.

An exciting and fast-moving story of the early days in North America and the capture of Quebec by Carnegie prizewinner Ronald Welch.

Hardback in fair condition, somewhat canted, pages tanned, with an inscription on the front endpaper, but the binding is sound and pages appear uncreased and unmarked. The dust jacket is in rather poor condition with losses at top and bottom of spine and many tears (see photo). This remains a collectable first edition of this uncommonly found book.



Author(s):
Welch, Ronald
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
15 cm x 22 cm, 6 in x 8.5 in
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
226
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Title:
Mohawk Valley

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