Church & Drake (1829) History of King Philip’s War – 1675-76 Indian War (Sabin 12998)

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Drake, Samuel G. & Church, Thomas Esq. The History of Philip’s War, Commonly Called The Great Indian War, of 1675 and 1676, also of the French and Indian Wars at the eastward in 1689, 1690, 1693, 1696 and 1704 By Thomas Church, Esq. With Numerous Notes to Explain the Situation of the Places of Battles, the Par ticular Geography of the Ravaged Country, and the Lives of the Principal Persons Engaged in those Wars. Also, An Appendix, Containing an Account of the treatment of the natives by the early voyagers, the settlement of N. England by the forefathers, the Pequot War, narrative of persons carried into captivity, anecdotes of the Indians, and the most important Indian wars to the time of the Creek War.  (Exeter, NH: J & B Williams, 1829) Second Edition with plates. (Sabin 12998)

Duodecimo (12mo). Rebound in library buckram, pages trimmed. One plate (frontispiece).

Condition:  Various states of foxing throughout. Not ex-library.  Possibly missing plates.