1893. Item #74772
TONER, J.M, ed. JOURNAL OF COLONEL GEORGE WASHINGTON Commanding a Detachment of Virginia Troops, Sent by Robert Dinwiddie, Lieutenant Governor of Virginia. Albany, New York: Joel Munsell's Sons, 1893. Includes an appendix as well as notes by Toner. From the title page: "The Journal fell into the hands of the enemy, who, in 1756, printed a version of it in French; a new translation of this into English is what is here given in the absence of the original." Small 4to., white paper boards. Ex-library; bookplate to front pastedown and no other marks. Spine and boards are substantially rubbed. Front board is nearly detached from its joint. Text is clean. Reading copy only.