All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Manuscripts : Pre 1900 item #1169545 (stock #1069)
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$1,250.00
This is a very rare and probably unique document by the English-born American historian Henry Barton Dawson (1821 - 1889). This is an autograph manuscript, unsigned of 16pp, 9 3/4x12 1/4 inches. I addition there is other material related to Dawson. The hand written manuscript consists of most of Chapter one titled "Lexington and Concord" in the upper margin from his comprehensive history, Battles of the United States...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Manuscripts : Pre 1900 item #1114458 (stock #G622)
Offered are 2, extremely rare, New Haven, Connecticut, patrolman's record books dated 1897 and 1898...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Manuscripts : Pre 1920 item #1020932
ILLUSTRATED CATALOGUE OF RARE AND VALUABLE MSS.BY ROBERT BURNS, etc. BOOKS & MSS....FROM LIBRARIES OF ALFRED AUSTIN, ROBERT & ELIZABETH BARRETT BROWNING...ORIGINAL DRAWINGS FOR BOOK ILLUSTRATION BY CECIL ALDIN, etc. (see enlargements 1 & 2 for full title description). No. 50. London: Henry Sotheran & Co., (1914). 8vo. Original wrappers. Illustrated. The catalogue contains a list of 677 rare and important items - including: Valuable MSS., pages 1-7; Books from Browning's Library, pages 8-16; Mss...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Manuscripts : Pre 1960 item #869376
A very small piece of ephemera from Israel, entitled “GUIDE TO THE EXHIBITION OF CHINESE AND JAPANESE ART [/] From the collection of [/] MR. YIEHIEL NAHARI [/] MUSEUM TEL-AVIV [/] JANUARY 1953. Paper, stapled, 28 pages with a few black and white photographs. In English and Hebrew with a preface by Eugene Kolb (Director) and a short article entitled “Far-Eastern Ivory Carving” by Prof. W. Y. Tonn. 6-1/2” x 4-1/4”.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Manuscripts : Pre 1800 item #1035191 (stock #MM-Dok.)
Extremely rare original handwritten letter in ink from Mme. la Duchesse de Richelieu to Monsieur de Sinner in French, dated 1st July, 1797. Very good condition despite it's age (213 years) with intact original crest/seal. Large, better legible version (22.9 Megabites) available upon request.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Manuscripts : Pre 1837 VR item #257274
Military commission to Cyrus M. Johnson asking that he become Captain of the New York Militia. Morgan Lewis (New York, 1754-1844) is the son of signer Francis Lewis, and was Chief of Staff to General Horatio Gates during The Revolutionary War and attaining rank of Colonel by the end of the War. In 1801, he became Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of New York. From 1805-1807, he commanded the U.S. forces in New York in 1814 as Major General.