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T H E D R E Y F U S A F F A I R: A magnificent offering of important material about the Dreyfus Affair including twelve, UNPUBLISHED COURTROOM SKETCHES from the 1899 trial at RENNES; an ADMISSION PASS to attend the trial; signed photograph and letters by ALFRED DREYFUS (one to the widow of Germany’s military attaché in Paris, Schwartzkoppen); letters and a signed book by GEORGES-MARIE PICQUART (and GEORGE CLEMENCEAU) during the Affair; examples from FERDINAND ESTERHAZY, DU PATY DE CLAM, FERDINAND LABORI, JOSEPH REINACH, ANATOLE FRANCE, MAXIMILIAN VON SCHWARTZKOPPEN, and EMILE ZOLA’S famous quotation from “J’Accuse...!” – “Truth is on the march, and nothing can stop it.” A R T: An extremely rare copy of JOSEPH CORNELL’s “The Bel Canto Pet” with a letter to “NY Times” music critic Harold Schonberg; pastel portraits of MADAME CURIE and GEORGE CLEMENCEAU; rare ALS of PAUL GAUGUIN to CAMILLE PISSARRO; drawing by JACQUELINE KENNEDY of her family on White House stationery; signed etching and a manuscript by RENE MAGRITTE; drawing by MAN RAY; ALSs by RENOIR and RODIN, including Rodin’s essay on Oriental art and a signed photograph of “The Thinker;” scarce letter of SIR JOSHUA REYNOLDS; and a fascinating and important ALS by FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT. H I S T O R Y: BADEN POWELL letter quoting the Scout’s motto “Be Prepared;” MENACHEM BEGIN and YITZHAK RABIN mentioning the Yom Kippur War and the raid on Entebbe; letters from U.S. Presidents, including an ALS by U.S. GRANT purchasing a pony from a Jewish merchant; George H.W. BUSH eulogizing Senator Moynihan; lengthy FRANKLIN PIERCE letter referencing the Civil War; rare ALS on a White House Christmas card with hand-addressed envelope by President REAGAN; and a presidential pardon by President HARRY TRUMAN; “CHE” GUEVARA about working for the Cuban revolution; Daniel Boone’s rescuer, SIMON KENTON; “Light Horse” HENRY LEE prepares for war against Britain; two letters by sleeping car inventor GEORGE PULLMAN; founder of Remington Arms, Co., ELIPHALET REMINGTON, II; diary kept by two POW officers from “The Great Escape” camp, Stalag Luft III; and a rare example of Confederate General, J.E.B. STUART, signed three weeks before his death. L E G A L: Extremely rare DS signed by CESARE BECCARIA, author of “On Crimes and Punishments;” ALS & DS of SIR WILLIAM BLACKSTONE; an early Supreme Court brief, signed by THURGOOD MARSHALL; and two documents related to the SOBELL/ROSENBERG case. L I T E R A T U R E: An autograph Manuscript of W. H. AUDEN; the earliest obtainable letter of JOSEPH CONRAD with remarkable content; CHARLES DICKENS stocking his wine cellar; scarce document signed by RALPH ELLISON; DASHIELL HAMMETT ALS written during WWII; rare signed 1st German edition of ROBERT MUSIL’S monumental “The Man Without Qualities;” one of GEORGE ORWELL’S last letters; LAURENCE STERNE note referring to himself as his famous character, “Tristram Shandy;” and an OSCAR WILDE book inscribed to his biographer Frank Harris. M U S I C: Autograph musical quotations signed by ISAAC ALBENIZ; ALBAN BERG (five measures from “Regen”) to David Bach; ANTON BRUCKNER (three measures from his “3rd Symphony”); GUSTAV MAHLER (five measures from his “2nd Symphony”); NED ROREM; RICHARD STRAUSS (three measures from the Prelude to “Der Rosenkavalier”); HECTOR BERLIOZ sending the dedication copy of “The Trojans;” unusual, content-rich, five-page ALS by “YIP” HARBURG; DS by EDWARD MACDOWELL; charming and rare ALS by MARIA MALIBRAN signed with an operatic pseudonym; FELIX MENDELSSOHN mentioning Rossini and Beethoven; MAURICE RAVEL about a famous anarchist assassin; and an ALS by RICHARD WAGNER about “Tristan and Isolde.” R O Y A L T Y: Items from Queen Elizabeth II and her family, including: a signed Christmas card by PRINCE CHARLES and PRINCESS DIANA and an ALS of CHARLES; an ALS of QUEEN ELIZABETH II to an American ambassador; an ALS of ELIZABETH, the “QUEEN MUM;” DS signed by KING GEORGE V and his son EDWARD, PRINCE OF WALES; Christmas card signed by KING GEORGE VI and QUEEN ELIZABETH, plus an ALS and SP of KING GEORGE VI; and an ALS of PRINCESS MARGARET S C I E N C E & M E D I C A L: ALS by SIR HUMPHREY DAVY; THOMAS EDISON praising a “blackface” performer; ALS by MARY P. EDDY, first female physician licensed in the Ottoman Empire; 18th century ALS about HARVARD MEDICAL SCHOOL; CHARLES T. JACKSON, “discoverer” of ether; GILMAN KIMBALL and the treatment of “Fibroid disease of the womb;” rare letter by the founder of the MUTTER MUSEUM; MAX NONNE, Lenin’s neurologist, about the Russian premier’s death; rare DS by French explorer LA PEROUSE; FRIDTJOF NANSEN ALS stating, “I am still going to the Pole;” JOSEPH PRICE mentioning hysterectomy surgery; and a scarce note signed by the “Monkey Gland” surgeon, SERGE VORONOFF.