Fine Books & Manuscripts

10 Oct 2012, starting at 10:00 PDT .
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EASTMAN, GEORGE. 1854-1932. Typed Document Signed ("Geo Eastman"), 1 p, 4to, St. Albans, VT, April 23, 1931,

EMORY, WILLIAM H. 1811-1887. Notes of a Military Reconnaissance, from Fort Leavenworth, in Missouri, to San Diego, in California, Including Part of the Arkansas, Del Norte, and Gila Rivers. Washington: Wendell and Van Benthuysen, 1848.

FEDERAL BUREAU OF NARCOTICS. National List of Persons Known to be or Suspected of Being Engaged in the Illicit Traffic in Narcotic Drugs. (As amended 10/1/50, 8/15/51, 9/25/53, and completely revised 1/1/58.) Washington, D.C.: Bureau of Narcotics, Treasury Department, [1958].

FORD, HENRY. 1863-1947. Typed Letter Signed ("Henry Ford"), 1 p, 8vo, Dearborn, Michigan, June 21, 1937,

GERRY, ELBRIDGE. 1744-1814. Autograph Letter Signed ("E. Gerry"), 1 p, 8vo, Cambridge, July 1, n.y., to Miss Manton,

GRANT, ULYSSES S. 1822-1885. Document Signed ("Ulysses S. Grant") as President, partially printed and accomplished in manuscript, 1 p, folio, New Bedford, MA, July 8, 1872,

GRANT, ULYSSES S. 1822-1885. Document Signed ("U.S. Grant") as President, partially printed and accomplished in manuscript, 1 p, folio, on vellum, Washington, March 18, 1875,

HANCOCK, JOHN. 1727-1793. Document Signed ("John Hancock"), partially printed and accomplished in manuscript, 1 p, small 4to, Boston, July 10, 1781,

HARRISON, WILLIAM HENRY. 1773-1841. Autograph Letter Signed ("W.H. Harrison") as Senator, 1 p, 4to, Cincinnati, September 17, 1825, to Col. G. Gibson, Commanding General, U.S. Army,

AGUESSEAU, HENRI FRANCOIS D'. 1668-1751. Discours sur la vie et la mort, le caractere et les mœurs. Au Chasteau de Fresnes [but Paris]: [Bochart de Saron], 1720 [but 1778].

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