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Auction:
2256
Lot:
545
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$705$600

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2256
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 21, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

(Revolution, American), Printed pamphlet, anonymous, to the Right Honorable the Earl of Dartmouth, concerning the liberties of American subjects, disbound, "know this, that the King of England has no more right, according to the laws of God and nature, to claim the lands of America, than he has the lands of France--America, my Lord...is the blood bought treasure of their forefathers," with pencil inscriptions, T. Green (printer), 1773, (lacking first leaf, chipped and minor dampstaining).
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

France, United Kingdom, the King, American Revolution, The Enlightenment, Time

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