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Auction Description for Swann: PRINTED & MANUSCRIPT AMERICANA
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Exhibition & Sale Schedule: Sale 2310 - Printed & Manuscript Americana, Including the Theodore Roosevelt Collection of Peter Scanlan - begins at 1:30pm in New York on Tues, April 16. All material in Sale 2310 on display at our premises in New York City, 104 East 25th Street, as follows - Tues, April 9: 10am to 6pm - Wed, April 10: 10am to 6pm - Thurs, April 11: 1pm to 6pm - Fri, April 12: 10am to 6pm - Sat, April 13: Noon to 5pm - Mon, April 15: 10am to 6pm - Tues, April 16: 10am to Noon.

PRINTED & MANUSCRIPT AMERICANA

by Swann Auction Galleries

Platinum House

432 lots with images

April 16, 2013

Live Auction

104 East 25th Street

New York, NY, 10010 USA

Phone: 212.254.4710

Fax: 212 979 1017

Email: swann@swanngalleries.com

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(ALABAMA.) Abernathy, Macon. A University of Alabama cadet writes home during the first month of the war.

Lot 1: (ALABAMA.) Abernathy, Macon. A University of Alabama cadet writes home during the first month of the war.

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Description: (ALABAMA.) Abernathy, Macon. A University of Alabama cadet writes home during the first month of the war. Autographed Letter Signed to father Miles W. Abernathy of Jacksonville, AL. 2 pages, 8vo, on illustrated University of Alabama letterhead, with two additional blank sheets of the letterhead; moderate dampstaining and a bit of edge wear. With its engraved University of Alabama envelope, stamped and postmarked. Tuscaloosa, AL, 15 May 1861

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(AMERICAN INDIANS.) Report of a committee investigating Indian land title in southeastern Massachusetts.

Lot 2: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Report of a committee investigating Indian land title in southeastern Massachusetts.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Report of a committee investigating Indian land title in southeastern Massachusetts. Manuscript Document Signed by committee members Samuel Gardner, William Gayer, John Walley, John Thacher, and John Otis, as well as House speaker James Converse and Council secretary Isaac Addington. 2 pages, 12 x 7 1/2 inches, on one sheet, with docketing on final blank reading "Report of the committee upon the Indian papers"; early paper repair along fold of final blank, moderate foxing and wear; all text complete and legible. In a 1/4 morocco folding case. [Boston], 2 June 1703

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(AMERICAN INDIANS.) Bourke, John Gregory. On the Border with Crook.

Lot 3: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Bourke, John Gregory. On the Border with Crook.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Bourke, John Gregory. On the Border with Crook. 7 plates. 8vo, publisher's pictorial cloth, minor wear; lacking front free endpaper, browning on title page, rear hinge starting; original owner's inscription on title page. 4 pages of undated publisher's ads. New York, 1891

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(AMERICAN INDIANS.) Catlin, George. Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians.

Lot 4: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Catlin, George. Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Catlin, George. Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians. 2 (of 3) maps, more than 100 plates. 2 volumes. viii, 264; viii, 266 pages. 8vo, publisher's cloth gilt, moderate wear and fading; text blocks coming detached from bindings, leaves I:O2-3 coming loose, foxing, scattered tears; 1953 owner's inscriptions on front free endpapers. 3rd edition. New York, 1844

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(AMERICAN INDIANS.) Hopkins, Sarah Winnemucca. An impassioned letter to the President, complaining of corrupt Indian agents.

Lot 5: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Hopkins, Sarah Winnemucca. An impassioned letter to the President, complaining of corrupt Indian agents.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Hopkins, Sarah Winnemucca. An impassioned letter to the President, complaining of corrupt Indian agents. Autograph Letter Signed to President Grover Cleveland. 4 pages on 4 sheets, 11 x 8 inches; minimal wear, one phrase inked out. With her unstamped envelope, and a clipping referenced in the letter. San Francisco, CA, 6 March 1885

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(AMERICAN INDIANS.) Loughridge, R.M.; and David M. Hodge. English and Muskokee Dictionary.

Lot 6: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Loughridge, R.M.; and David M. Hodge. English and Muskokee Dictionary.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Loughridge, R.M.; and David M. Hodge. English and Muskokee Dictionary. 8vo, publisher's cloth gilt, a bit musty, minimal wear; contents toned but crisp and clean. St. Louis, MO, 1890

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(AMERICAN INDIANS.) Lee, Nelson. Three Years Among the Camanches.

Lot 7: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Lee, Nelson. Three Years Among the Camanches.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Lee, Nelson. Three Years Among the Camanches. Frontispiece portrait. 12mo, publisher's cloth gilt, minor wear; minor foxing, free endpapers torn; early signature on verso of frontispiece. Albany, NY, 1859

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(AMERICAN INDIANS--PHOTOGRAPHS.) Fly, Camillus S.; photographer. Geronimo, Son, and Two Picked Braves.

Lot 8: (AMERICAN INDIANS--PHOTOGRAPHS.) Fly, Camillus S.; photographer. Geronimo, Son, and Two Picked Braves.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS--PHOTOGRAPHS.) Fly, Camillus S.; photographer. Geronimo, Son, and Two Picked Braves. Albumen photograph, 4 3/4 x 8 inches, on original mount, with photographer's printed sticker and his inked stamp on verso, image #174 from Fly's "Scene in Geronimo's Camp" series; minor wear to mount, moderate foxing. Tombstone, AZ, March 1886 image

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(AMERICAN INDIANS--PHOTOGRAPHS.) Rinehart, Frank A. Squaw Medicine Dance, Crow.

Lot 9: (AMERICAN INDIANS--PHOTOGRAPHS.) Rinehart, Frank A. Squaw Medicine Dance, Crow.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS--PHOTOGRAPHS.) Rinehart, Frank A. Squaw Medicine Dance, Crow. Platinum print, 7 1/4 x 9 1/4 inches, unmounted; faint crease in upper left corner, inked stamp of Kieser's Book Store, Omaha on verso, numbered "1773" in negative. Omaha, NE, 1900

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(AMERICAN INDIANS--PHOTOGRAPHS.) Rinehart, Frank A. [In Summer, Kiowa.]

Lot 10: (AMERICAN INDIANS--PHOTOGRAPHS.) Rinehart, Frank A. [In Summer, Kiowa.]

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS--PHOTOGRAPHS.) Rinehart, Frank A. [In Summer, Kiowa.] Platinum print, 8 3/4 x 7 1/4 inches; lacking 1/2-inch section in upper left corner, mount remnants on verso, captioning in negative quite faint and partially illegible. [Omaha, NE], 1898

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(AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Cusick, David. Sketches of Ancient History of the Six Nations.

Lot 11: (AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Cusick, David. Sketches of Ancient History of the Six Nations.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Cusick, David. Sketches of Ancient History of the Six Nations. 4 plates. 8vo, publisher's illustrated wrappers, reinforced on backstrip but otherwise minimal wear; short repaired tear on final leaf. Third edition. Field 393; Howes C979. Lockport, NY, 1848

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(AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Ewing, William. Manuscript deed, 1795, mentioning

Lot 12: (AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Ewing, William. Manuscript deed, 1795, mentioning "The White Woman."

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Ewing, William. Manuscript deed, 1795, mentioning "The White Woman." Contemporary manuscript copy of a deed to Timothy Green and Cornelius N. Bogart. 4 pages, 12 3/4 x 7 3/4 inches, on one sheet; minor foxing. Np, 6 June 1795

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(AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Cornplanter. Document Signed with his mark,

Lot 13: (AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Cornplanter. Document Signed with his mark, "x," as a Chief of the Seneca Nation.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Cornplanter. Document Signed with his mark, "x," as a Chief of the Seneca Nation. One page, 12 1/2 x 8 inches; light folds, minor foxing. Buffalo, NY, 6 June 1821

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(AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Harris, Thompson S. The Gospel According to Saint Luke, Translated into the Seneca Tongue.

Lot 14: (AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Harris, Thompson S. The Gospel According to Saint Luke, Translated into the Seneca Tongue.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Harris, Thompson S. The Gospel According to Saint Luke, Translated into the Seneca Tongue. 18mo, contemporary calf, minor wear; minor dampstaining; early owner's inscription on flyleaf, later bookplate on front pastedown. New York, 1829

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(AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Livingston, John H. Sermon Delivered before the New-York Missionary Society.

Lot 15: (AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Livingston, John H. Sermon Delivered before the New-York Missionary Society.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Livingston, John H. Sermon Delivered before the New-York Missionary Society. Bound in a sammelband of 23 pamphlet sermons and reports, many relating to missionary activities, 1804-16. 8vo, contemporary calf, moderate wear, front board detached; several pamphlets inscribed to Yale president Timothy Dwight. New York, 1804

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(AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Seaver, James E. A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison, who was Taken by the Indians.

Lot 16: (AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Seaver, James E. A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison, who was Taken by the Indians.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Seaver, James E. A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison, who was Taken by the Indians. [2], 189 pages. 16mo, original calf-backed boards, moderate wear, some paper loss to boards; foxing, tears to a few leaves; original gift inscriptions on front free endpaper and flyleaf. Canandaigua, NY, 1824

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(AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Seaver, James E. A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison, who was Taken by the Indians.

Lot 17: (AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Seaver, James E. A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison, who was Taken by the Indians.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Seaver, James E. A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison, who was Taken by the Indians. 12mo, later full morocco gilt, minor wear; moderate foxing and soiling; uncut; Frank C. Deering book label and later bookplate on front pastedown, 1828 English family register on rear flyleaf. Howden, England, 1826

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(AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) [Wright, Asher.] Gowana Gwaih Sathah Yon De Yas Dahgwah. A Spelling-Book in the Seneca Language.

Lot 18: (AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) [Wright, Asher.] Gowana Gwaih Sathah Yon De Yas Dahgwah. A Spelling-Book in the Seneca Language.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) [Wright, Asher.] Gowana Gwaih Sathah Yon De Yas Dahgwah. A Spelling-Book in the Seneca Language. 16mo, modern morocco gilt; minor dampstaining; uncut and partially unopened, later engraving of the Seneca Mission House tipped to flyleaf; later owner's inked stamp on rear free endpaper, modern bookplate on front pastedown. Buffalo Creek Reservation, NY: Mission Press, 1842

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(AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) [Wright, Asher.] Gaa Nah Shoh Ne De o Waahsa o Nyoh Gwah Nawen Niyuh.

Lot 19: (AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) [Wright, Asher.] Gaa Nah Shoh Ne De o Waahsa o Nyoh Gwah Nawen Niyuh.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) [Wright, Asher.] Gaa Nah Shoh Ne De o Waahsa o Nyoh Gwah Nawen Niyuh. 16mo, contemporary calf gilt presentation binding, moderate wear, joints starting; front free endpaper and flyleaves coming detached, moderate foxing; modern bookplate on front pastedown. [Buffalo Creek Reservation, NY]: Seneca Mission Press, 1843

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(AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) [Wright, Asher.] Gaa Nah Shoh Neh De o Waahsaonyoh Gwah Nawenniyuh.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) [Wright, Asher.] Gaa Nah Shoh Neh De o Waahsaonyoh Gwah Nawenniyuh. 12mo, publisher's cloth gilt, minor wear; bookplate of railroad magnate George J. Magee (1840-1897) on front pastedown. Third edition. Pilling, Iroquoian page 176; Sabin 105546. [Gowanda, NY]: [H.M. Morgan's Seneca Mission Press for] American Tract Society, 1852

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(AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Group of 6 pamphlets on the Seneca Indians.

Lot 21: (AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Group of 6 pamphlets on the Seneca Indians.

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Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Group of 6 pamphlets on the Seneca Indians. 8vo, various bindings and conditions. Vp, 1840-43 and 1878

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRELUDE.) Dickinson, John. An Essay on the Constitutional Power of Great-Britain over the Colonies in America.

Lot 22: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRELUDE.) Dickinson, John. An Essay on the Constitutional Power of Great-Britain over the Colonies in America.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRELUDE.) Dickinson, John. An Essay on the Constitutional Power of Great-Britain over the Colonies in America. 8vo, modern 1/2 morocco; 2 short closed tears on title page, early binder's tape visible on title and final pages, author's name supplied in manuscript on title page, minor foxing; inked number stamps on verso of title page and page 1, embossed library stamp on leaf N2. Philadelphia: William and Thomas Bradford, 1774

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRELUDE.) The Massachusetts Spy, or, Thomas's Boston Journal.

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Description: "MY COUNTRY WILL SOON BE FREE" (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRELUDE.) The Massachusetts Spy, or, Thomas's Boston Journal. Illustrated "Join or Die" masthead by Paul Revere. 4 pages, 17 1/2 x 11 inches, on one sheet; disbound, worn at folds with slight loss, minor dampstaining. Boston: Isaiah Thomas, 25 August 1774

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) [Clinton, George.] Letter to General Washington concerning a band of Tory bandits in the Catskill Mountains.

Lot 24: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) [Clinton, George.] Letter to General Washington concerning a band of Tory bandits in the Catskill Mountains.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) [Clinton, George.] Letter to General Washington concerning a band of Tory bandits in the Catskill Mountains. Autograph Letter as Governor of New York to "Dear Sir" [George Washington], retained draft with many deletions and emendations. 2 pages on one sheet, 13 x 8 1/4 inches; partial separation along one fold, two ink-burn holes, minor edge wear with minimal loss of text. Poughkeepsie, NY, 18 May 1779

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Gray, Joshua. An archive of dramatic letters by a militia captain at the Siege of Boston.

Lot 25: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Gray, Joshua. An archive of dramatic letters by a militia captain at the Siege of Boston.

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Description: "AT NIGHT WE BEGAIN TO FIRE SHOT AND BUMBARD THE TOWN OF BORSTON" (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Gray, Joshua. An archive of dramatic letters by a militia captain at the Siege of Boston. 4 Autograph Letters Signed from Captain Gray to his wife, and 2 Autograph Letters Signed from his wife to him (one on verso of his letter). Various sizes, the 24 February letter worn with minor text loss, and the others with only minor wear. Roxbury Camp and Yarmouth, MA, February and March 1776

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Archive of Rhode Island commissary agent Asa Waterman, including a letter from Benedict Arnold.

Lot 26: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Archive of Rhode Island commissary agent Asa Waterman, including a letter from Benedict Arnold.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Archive of Rhode Island commissary agent Asa Waterman, including a letter from Benedict Arnold. 49 items, various sizes and conditions, including 18 letters addressed to Waterman, 13 retained draft letters by Waterman, and 18 other receipts, documents, and related papers; some with substantial water damage, wear, and loss of text, but more than half in strong condition. Vp, 1774-89, bulk 1775-81

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Group of 5 cabinet cards of historic sites and scenes from the Revolution.

Lot 27: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Group of 5 cabinet cards of historic sites and scenes from the Revolution.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Group of 5 cabinet cards of historic sites and scenes from the Revolution. Albumen prints, each about 4 x 5 inches, on original card mounts; minor wear. Philadelphia and np, circa 1876-1905

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) [Steuben, Friedrich Wilhelm von.] Regulations for the Order and Discipline of the Troops of the United States.

Lot 28: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) [Steuben, Friedrich Wilhelm von.] Regulations for the Order and Discipline of the Troops of the United States.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) [Steuben, Friedrich Wilhelm von.] Regulations for the Order and Discipline of the Troops of the United States. Part I (all published). 8 folding plates. 138, [6] pages. 12mo, contemporary calf, worn; moderate foxing and wear, several plates with full separations at folds and small chips, Plate VII missing a large section; early owners' inscriptions on front free endpaper. Hartford, CT: Hudson & Goodwin, [1782]

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Tarleton, Banastre. A History of the Campaigns of 1780 and 1781, in the Southern Provinces of North America.

Lot 29: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Tarleton, Banastre. A History of the Campaigns of 1780 and 1781, in the Southern Provinces of North America.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Tarleton, Banastre. A History of the Campaigns of 1780 and 1781, in the Southern Provinces of North America. 5 folding maps with hand-colored troop movements. 4to, later 1/2 morocco, handsome on shelf, moderate wear to cloth edges; frontispiece map laid down in cloth, repaired tear to Yorktown map, intermittent moderate foxing; 1936 owner's inscription on flyleaf. With 1787 publisher's ad leaf. London, 1787

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Valley Forge muster roll of a company of Bailey's Massachusetts Regiment.

Lot 30: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Valley Forge muster roll of a company of Bailey's Massachusetts Regiment.

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Description: A RARE VALLEY FORGE MUSTER ROLL (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Valley Forge muster roll of a company of Bailey's Massachusetts Regiment. Document Signed by Colonel John Bailey, Captain Hugh Maxwell, and Henry Sewall as Deputy Muster Master. 2 pages, 12 1/2 x 15 1/2 inches, on one sheet; minor marginal wear and folds. Valley Forge, PA, 10 March 1778

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) List of expenses incurred by Colonel Philip Van Cortlandt at Valley Forge.

Lot 31: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) List of expenses incurred by Colonel Philip Van Cortlandt at Valley Forge.

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Description: CLAIMING EXPENSES FOR HIS SERVICE AT VALLEY FORGE (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) List of expenses incurred by Colonel Philip Van Cortlandt at Valley Forge. One page, 12 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches, on paper with 1779 watermark; separation at lower horizontal fold below text area, moderate edge wear; docketed on verso. Np, [1779]

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Bunker Hill Monument dedication ribbon, with its accompanying promotional flyer.

Lot 32: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Bunker Hill Monument dedication ribbon, with its accompanying promotional flyer.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Bunker Hill Monument dedication ribbon, with its accompanying promotional flyer. Silk ribbon depicting the monument and General Warren, 7 x 3 inches, minor wear and folds * Printed circular letter, 10 x 8 inches, with partial address leaf; mailing folds, minor foxing. Boston: Nathaniel Dearborn, June 1843

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Group of 10 badges, ribbons, and pamphlets from New York and Yorktown, VA.

Lot 33: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Group of 10 badges, ribbons, and pamphlets from New York and Yorktown, VA.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Group of 10 badges, ribbons, and pamphlets from New York and Yorktown, VA. Various sizes and conditions. Vp, 1881-1931

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Group of 11 New England ribbons, pins, and medals commemorating the war.

Lot 34: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Group of 11 New England ribbons, pins, and medals commemorating the war.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Group of 11 New England ribbons, pins, and medals commemorating the war. Various sizes and conditions. Vp, 1875-95

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Group of 6 medals commemorating the Battle of Bennington.

Lot 35: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Group of 6 medals commemorating the Battle of Bennington.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Group of 6 medals commemorating the Battle of Bennington. Various sizes and conditions. Vp, 1891-1927

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Group of 6 medals, pins, and ribbons commemorating the war in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

Lot 36: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Group of 6 medals, pins, and ribbons commemorating the war in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) Group of 6 medals, pins, and ribbons commemorating the war in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Various sizes and conditions. Vp, 1886-1927

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) The Able Doctor, or America Swallowing the Bitter Draught.

Lot 37: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) The Able Doctor, or America Swallowing the Bitter Draught.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) The Able Doctor, or America Swallowing the Bitter Draught. Engraving, 4 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches; trimmed within plate mark, laid down on later paper. [London, May 1774]

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Durand, Asher B.; after Trumbull. The Declaration of Independence of the United States of America,

Lot 38: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Durand, Asher B.; after Trumbull. The Declaration of Independence of the United States of America,

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Durand, Asher B.; after Trumbull. The Declaration of Independence of the United States of America, with matching key sheet featuring the heads in outline, matched to numbered signatures. Main engraving: 24 1/2 x 33 inches; toned, minor dampstaining, closed 10-inch repaired horizontal tear with slight discoloration, minor edge wear. Key: 10 x 34 inches, toned, with repaired tears and heavy dampstaining in the right 15%, both affecting the Hancock signature. [New York]: , 20 December 1820

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Burt, Charles, engraver; after Ranney. Marion Crossing the Pedee.

Lot 39: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Burt, Charles, engraver; after Ranney. Marion Crossing the Pedee.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Burt, Charles, engraver; after Ranney. Marion Crossing the Pedee. Engraving, 13 x 17 inches; small hole in upper margin. New York: American Art-Union, 1852

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Ketterlinus, Wilhelm, engraver; after Trumbull. The Death of General Montgomery at Quebec.

Lot 40: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Ketterlinus, Wilhelm, engraver; after Trumbull. The Death of General Montgomery at Quebec.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Ketterlinus, Wilhelm, engraver; after Trumbull. The Death of General Montgomery at Quebec. Engraving, 16 1/2 x 22 1/2 inches, on woven paper; minor edge wear and 3 short repaired tears in margins. New York: John Trumbull, 1808

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) [A Plan] of the Battle on Bunkers Hill . . . by an Officer on the Spot.

Lot 41: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) [A Plan] of the Battle on Bunkers Hill . . . by an Officer on the Spot.

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Description: FIRST BRITISH PLAN OF BUNKER HILL (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) [A Plan] of the Battle on Bunkers Hill . . . by an Officer on the Spot. Engraving, 19 x 13 3/4 inches; cropped to the neat line and quite worn on all four edges with substantial loss, most notably a 10 x 1-inch strip along the lower right edge, various separations at folds and closed tears, laid down on paper, ink stamp in lower left corner of map area. London: R. Sayer & J. Bennett, 27 November 1775

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Will, J.M. engraver; after Notté. Iohn Paul Iones, Commodore au Service des Etats-Unis de l'Amérique.

Lot 42: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Will, J.M. engraver; after Notté. Iohn Paul Iones, Commodore au Service des Etats-Unis de l'Amérique.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Will, J.M. engraver; after Notté. Iohn Paul Iones, Commodore au Service des Etats-Unis de l'Amérique. Mezzotint, 14 1/4 x 9 3/4 inches, minor creasing, trimmed close to plate mark with apparent loss of imprint line. [Augsburg, circa 1780?]

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Will, J.M., engraver; [after Corbutt.] Commodore Hopkins, Commander in Chief of the American Fleet.

Lot 43: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Will, J.M., engraver; [after Corbutt.] Commodore Hopkins, Commander in Chief of the American Fleet.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Will, J.M., engraver; [after Corbutt.] Commodore Hopkins, Commander in Chief of the American Fleet. Mezzotint, 15 1/4 x 10 1/4 inches; tiny pin holes at corners, minimal wear and soiling, "Hopkins" underlined in ink; a bright, clean example. London: Thomas Hart, 22 August 1776

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Will, J.M.; engraver. Major General John Sullivan, a Distinguish'd Officer in the Continential Army.

Lot 44: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Will, J.M.; engraver. Major General John Sullivan, a Distinguish'd Officer in the Continential Army.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Will, J.M.; engraver. Major General John Sullivan, a Distinguish'd Officer in the Continential Army. Mezzotint, 16 1/4 x 11 1/2 inches; minor creasing and soiling; wide margins. London: Thomas Hart, 22 August 1776

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Group of 3 period French engravings of John Paul Jones, Esek Hopkins, and Benjamin Franklin.

Lot 45: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Group of 3 period French engravings of John Paul Jones, Esek Hopkins, and Benjamin Franklin.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Group of 3 period French engravings of John Paul Jones, Esek Hopkins, and Benjamin Franklin. Each about 9 x 6 inches; minimal wear. Paris: Esnauts et Rapilly, circa 1780

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(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Group of 13 prints, many of them satirical cartoons relating to English politics and the Revolution.

Lot 46: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Group of 13 prints, many of them satirical cartoons relating to English politics and the Revolution.

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Description: (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Group of 13 prints, many of them satirical cartoons relating to English politics and the Revolution. Various sizes (most 8vo) and conditions, all apparently taken from period books and magazines; 3 laid down on later paper. Vp, circa 1765-1800

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(ARCTIC.) Robson, Joseph. An Account of Six Years Residence in Hudson's Bay.

Lot 47: (ARCTIC.) Robson, Joseph. An Account of Six Years Residence in Hudson's Bay.

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Description: GIFT FROM SABINE TO PARRY ON THE EVE OF HIS SECOND VOYAGE (ARCTIC.) Robson, Joseph. An Account of Six Years Residence in Hudson's Bay. 2 folding maps, folding plate. 8vo, contemporary calf, worn, front board detached; small ink stain in upper margin, a few marginal pencil notes; signature of William Edward Parry ("WParry") and inscription "from Edw'd Sabine, April 1821" on title page, bookplate of Parry's grandson John Franklin Parry on front pastedown. London, 1752

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(ARCTIC.) Parry, William Edward. Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage.

Lot 48: (ARCTIC.) Parry, William Edward. Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage.

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Description: (ARCTIC.) Parry, William Edward. Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage. 6 maps, 14 plates. 4to, contemporary full calf gilt, moderate wear, rejointed; hinges split, front free endpaper detached, moderate foxing on plates. London, 1821

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(ARCTIC.) Photographic archive of Byrd and Amundsen's race to the North Pole at Spitsbergen.

Lot 49: (ARCTIC.) Photographic archive of Byrd and Amundsen's race to the North Pole at Spitsbergen.

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Description: (ARCTIC.) Photographic archive of Byrd and Amundsen's race to the North Pole at Spitsbergen. 37 photographs, each 2 1/4 x 3 1/4 inches; minor wear; sleeved in a small loose-leaf binder. [Spitsbergen, May 1926]

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(ARIZONA.) Ives, Joseph Christmas Report upon the Colorado River of the West.

Lot 50: (ARIZONA.) Ives, Joseph Christmas Report upon the Colorado River of the West.

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Description: (ARIZONA.) Ives, Joseph Christmas Report upon the Colorado River of the West. 2 folding maps, 33 (of 34) plates, text illustrations. 4to, publisher's gilt pictorial cloth, worn, nearly disbound; lacking one of the fossil plates, short tears on maps, moderate foxing, offsetting from pressed botanical specimens. 36th Congress, 1st Session, Senate Ex. Doc. Washington, 1861

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