WAR ON THE DETROIT, thomas Verchees De Boucherville, James Foster.

WAR ON THE DETROIT, The Chronicles of Thomas Vercheres de Boucherville and The Capitulation by an Ohio Volunteer.

Chicago: The Lakeside Press, R. R. Donnelley & Sons, 1940. Item #66460

320p, 6 3/4" x 4 1/4", cloth, top edge gilt, frontis, 2 maps (1 fold-out), inscription on front endpaper, very good. Appendix, index. Lakeside Classic No. 38. Editing and introduction by Milo Milton Quaife. The first reprinting of Foster's rare The Capitulation, cited by Howes as the "Earliest Ohio book of national importance; first account of this inglorious surrender." Lakeside Classic No. 38.

Price: $22.50

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