AMERICAN MILITARY HISTORY / AMERICAN REVOLUTION / COLONIAL HISTORY LITERATURE / VOLUMES, LOT OF 26, including Piers Mackesy, "The War for America, 1775-1783", 1964, Longmans, Green & Co., first edition; William B. Willcox, "Portrait of a General: Sir Henry Clinton in the War of Independence", 1964, Alfred A. Knopf, first edition; Howard C. Rice Jr., "Travels in North America in the Years 1780, 1781, and 1782, by the Marquis de Chastellux", 1963, University of North Carolina Press, two-volume set in slip-case; Emory G. Evans, "Thomas Nelson of Yorktown, Revolutionary Virginian", 1975, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation; and Stephen E. Haller, "William Washington: Cavalryman of the Revolution", 2001, Heritage Books, first edition, signed by the author with personal inscription. Hardcover, most with dust jackets, and soft cover.
Very good to excellent condition overall, expected minor wear to covers or dust jackets, some with minor tears or stains/discoloration to dust jackets, slip-case with moderate wear, some with minor toning to interiors, remaining interiors generally very clean.
Provenance: From the research library of Ivor Noel Hume, O.B.E., F.S.A., Williamsburg, VA.
Catalogue Note: Ivor Noel Hume (1927-2017), O.B.E. (Order of the British Empire), F.S.A. (Fellow, Society of Antiquaries), was a distinguished scholar, author, and former director of the Department of Archaeological Research at Colonial Williamsburg.