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Published by Houghton Mifflin in [Boston] .
Written in English


  • Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834 -- Juvenile literature.

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Edition Notes

StatementIllustrated by Frank Nicholas.
SeriesNorth Star books, 15
ContributionsNicholas, Frank, illus.
LC ClassificationsE207.L2 M3
The Physical Object
Pagination184 p.
Number of Pages184
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6272334M
LC Control Number59009730

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Auguste Levasseur’s Lafayette in America is a journal of General Lafayette’s Farewell Tour of all 24 United States. In this book, Lafayette’s private secretary describes how the now year-old hero of the American Revolution and apostle of liberty in Europe was welcomed in an adoring frenzy by the American people. Vintage LAFAYETTE IN AMERICA BOOK FIRST EDITION Signed Louis Gottschalk Bicentennial Leather Silk One of the original first edition copies of Lafayette in America, produced in for the American Bicentennial.. We are overjoyed to present this limited first edition copy of Lafayette in America, signed by author Louis r bound with silk appointments, this book Seller Rating: % positive.   : Lafayette in America: First Bicentennial Edition. This is a pristine edition and apppears unread. Complete with The Certificate of First Edition, signed by the binder certifying that this volume of Lafayette in America, by Louis Gottschalk was produced as part of the single private printing and binding of this limited first edition, of which random copies .   [Lafayette in the Somewhat United States] is about the friendship between George Washington and the Marquis de Lafayette, but in Vowell’s inimitable style it is also firmly grounded in the present.”—Minneapolis Star Tribune “Here's one historian who is a born storyteller.”—Philadelphia InquirerBrand: Penguin Publishing Group.

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The Marquis de Lafayette was the last surviving French general of the American Revolutionary War in , and he made a tour of the 24 states in the United States from July to September He was received by the populace with a hero's welcome at many stops, and many honors and monuments were presented to commemorate and memorialize the visit. Title: Lafayette in America in and Or, Journal of a Voyage to the United States, Volume 2 Lafayette in America in and Or, Journal of a Voyage to the United States, Auguste Levasseur Library of American civilization.   Why Marquis de Lafayette Is Still America’s Best Friend A conversation with Sarah Vowell about her new book, the American Revolution and what we can learn from the Founding Fathers. Marie-Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de La Fayette (6 September – 20 May ), known in the United States simply as Lafayette, was a French aristocrat and military officer who fought in the American Revolutionary War, commanding American troops in several battles, including the Siege of returning to France, he was a key figure in the Buried: Picpus Cemetery.