Books, Handbooks, Reports
From left to right:
Book, Slave Ships and Slaving
Dow, inscribed 1927 - SOLD
Book, Kings Handbook of Boston
1878 - SOLD
Book, Report of the Andersonville Monument Commission
1911 - SOLD
Book, Millennial Church or United Society of Believers
Commonly called Shakers
Albany, 1848 - SOLD
Book, Our Standard Bearer: Life of General Grant
Boston, 1868 - SOLD
Book, Heroism of Hannah Duston in Indian Wars
1874 - SOLD
Book, Manners and Customs of the American Indians
Boston, 1849 - SOLD
Book, A Quaker Among the Indians
Boston, 1876 - SOLD
Book, 1917 US Army Infantry Manual
CPK inscription - SOLD
Book, Indian Horrors or Massacres by the Red Men
Russell, Boston, MA - SOLD
Book, Kriss Kringle and Other Stories
Probably McGloughlin, 1873SOLD
Day Book, Leather Covered Note Book, Engraved Brass Lock Mount
Thomas Smith, His Book
May 3, 1800
Leather, dyed green - SOLD
Perhaps 25% of sheets with written information, the remaining pages are blank.
Dimensions: 6 by 4 by 1".
171-94 - SOLD
The Vanity of Man Considered
Commemorating the Death of George Washington
By Samuel Niles
Pastor of the Church in Abington, MA
Printed in Boston in 1800 by John & Thomas Fleet - SOLD
Printed sermon by Samuel Niles, Pastor of the Church in Abington [MA] titled "The Vanity of Man Considered In A Sermon Delivered February 22d, 1800, Commemorating The Death of George Washington, Late President of the United States," printed in Boston in 1800 by John & Thomas Fleet, on laid paper, 23 pages, rebound and recovered in suede, some staining and tears. (6 by 9-inches.)
110-375 - SOLD
Carved Book Box
Battle Of Lake Erie Centennial
On Spine....History Of OH Perry
On Cover...Niagara-We Have Met The Enemy And They Are Ours
Circa 1913 - SOLD
As depicted, the legend within raised border centering the Niagara above scrolls, leafy decorative devices and name plaque. At top right are spandrels with scratch carved dates. The spine with shield carved "History" above portrait, and crossed flags. Box contains a conforming sliding drawer. (Length: 10 inches; width: 6.25 inches; depth: 1.5 inches.)
232-136 - SOLD
"The History of Miss Villars" Pamphlet
Circa 1793 - SOLD
A printed pamphlet with wallpaper covers relating to the tribulations of Miss Villars, a young "woman of business" with "no inclination to marry" in patriarchal post revolutionary America.
It is inscribed on the inside of the cover: "Presented to Thomas Dewick by his Instructor _m Marcy".
There are also two cabinet cards of a Rebecca and John Minnekin of Fall River, MA.
Condition: cover is chipped, pages have tear in center, otherwise good.
Dimensions: 3.875 by 5.875-inches.
576-22 - SOLD