Extraordinary Books and Manuscripts

9 Mar 2018, starting at 10:00 EST .

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WASHINGTON, GEORGE. 1732-1799. Autograph Letter Signed ("Go: Washington")

HAMILTON, ALEXANDER. 1757-1804. Autograph Letter Signed ("A. Hamilton") 1 p, 8vo, bifolium, Hd. Qrs [Springfield, NJ,] June 12, 1780, to Baron de [von] Steuben,

PRISM BELONGING TO BENJAMIN FRANKLIN. Glass prism, 152 mm overall, cut in three polished facets, 33 mm per side, molded knobs on both ends.

Gartenkunst. Description des Principaux Parcs et Jardins de L'Europe. Deutschland [Vienna: Schrambl?], 1812.

BEETHOVEN, LUDWIG VAN. 1770-1827. Autograph Musical Manuscript, sketch-leaf part of the score of the Scottish Songs, "Sunset" Op. 108 no 2, 2 pp,

Tanner, Henry Schenck. 1786-1858. A New American Atlas containing Maps of Several States of the North American Union, projected and drawn on a uniform scale. Philadelphia: 1818-23.

WHITMAN, WALT. 1819-1892. Leaves of Grass Brooklyn: [For the author], 1855.

LINCOLN, ABRAHAM. 1809-1865. THAYER, ALEXANDER WHEELOCK. 1817-1897. Document Signed ("Abraham Lincoln") as President, partially printed and accomplished in manuscript, 1 p, folio (354 x 457 mm), Washington, November 1, 1864,

GARDNER, ALEXANDER. 1821-1882. Gardner's Photographic Sketch Book of the War. Washington: Philip & Solomons, [1865-1866].

INAUGURAL BIBLE OF ULYSSES S. GRANT, 1869. [GRANT, ULYSSES S. 1822-1885.] The Annotated Paragraph Bible: containing the Old and New Testaments, according to the Authorized Version, arranged in Paragraphs and Parallelisms; with Explanatory Notes. London: The Religious Tract Society, 1861.

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