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Webster, Daniel (1782-1852)

Auction:
2300
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$7,638$6,500

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2300
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 30, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

Webster, Daniel (1782-1852), Collection of sixteen autograph letters signed, three holograph envelopes with free franks, a signed and inscribed portrait engraving and two signed account sheet statements, 1811-1850, the letters mostly one page and discussing finances, land purchases or legal matters, one declining to give a speech in honor of the life of Lafayette, another addressed to Ticknor and Fields concerning the publication of his speeches, (mostly good, age-typical minor defects throughout).
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Keywords

Autograph, Engraving, Envelope, Holograph

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