Historic Towns; Boston

By: Lodge, Henry Cabot; Freeman E.A. (editor)

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Very nice, clean book, tightly bound. Slight wear to crown and tail of spine and a light area visible in a certain light to front cover. Former owner's name written neatly at top of front free endpaper. Includes fold-out maps, one of which at frontis is in full color. Paper is crisp on both. No foxing. Book measures a diminutive 5"x7-1/2" and has 242 pages. A history of Boston which covers the founding of the town, the rise of both church and state, the defense of the charter, King Philip's War and the loss of the charter, life under the British Crown, life under the Providence Charter, the capital of the province, the stirrings of revolution, the Revolutionary War, Federalist Boston, and Boston as a city. Ad at back of book for Theodore Roosevelt's contribution to the series -- New York

Title: Historic Towns; Boston

Author Name: Lodge, Henry Cabot; Freeman E.A. (editor)

Categories: New England, American History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Longman's Green & Company: 1891

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No DJ

Seller ID: 26081PH

Keywords: History of Boston. Historic Town Series Boston.