Fine Books and Manuscripts

12 Jun 2018, starting at 13:00 EDT .

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BLUME, KARL LUDWIG. 1796-1862. Flora Javae nec non insularum adjacentium [-Nova Series, Vol I: Orchidae]. Leiden, 1828-1836 [but Brussels, 1828-1851], and Leiden and Amsterdam, C.G. Sulpke, 1858.

POWELL, JOHN WESLEY. 1834-1902. Exploration of the Colorado River of the West and its Tributaries. Explored in 1869, 1870, 1871 and 1872. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1875.

[BARTON, CLARA. 1821-1912.] Troisieme Conference Internationale des Societes de le Croix-Rouge. Geneva: Comite International de la Croix-Rouge, 1885

KING, MARTIN LUTHER, JR. 1929-1968. Typed Letter Signed ("Martin"), 1 p, 4to, Montgomery, Alabama, December 16, 1958, to Reverend Robert E. Keighton,

KENNEDY, JOHN FITZGERALD. 1917-1963. Document Signed ("John F. Kennedy"), being a request to transfer to the Navy Hospital in Chelsea, MA, to be closer to his family, 1 p, 4to, Charleston, South Carolina, April 18, 1942,

CIVIL WAR: GAVEL FROM DAVIS' "WHITE HOUSE." A wooden Gavel used in the "White House" of the Confederacy. [Richmond, Virginia; in use 1861-65.]

CIVIL WAR: ROBERT E. LEE'S GAVEL. A wooden gavel, length 210 mm, length of head 95 mm.

ANDERSEN, HANS CHRISTIAN. 1805-1875. Autograph Fragment Signed ("Hans Christian Andersen") being a portion of an envelope addressed to Horace E. Scudder,

MORSE, SAMUEL F.B. 1791-1872. Autograph Letter Signed ("Samuel F.B. Morse") to W.B. [William Buell] Sprague pledging to arrange papers for his biography of Morse's father,

MITCHELL, MARGARET. 1900-1949. Typed Letter Signed ("Margaret"), 2 pp, 4to, Atlanta, Georgia, August 30, 1937, to Herschel Brickell,

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