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(Hopkinson, Francis (1737-1791), Signer from New Jersey, His Copy)

Auction:
2433
Lot:
235
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2433
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2008 11:00AM

Description:

(Hopkinson, Francis (1737-1791), Signer from New Jersey, His Copy), Baxter, Andrew (1686?-1750), Matho: or, the Cosmotheoria Puerilis: In Ten Dialogues . . . the Third Edition, London: printed for A. Millar in the Strand, 1765, in two volumes, each inscribed to u.r. on titlepage F. Hopkinson, calf, slipcased, 8vo, (hinges cracked and taped, bumped and chipped, titlepage of Volume I chipped at upper right (not affecting signature), (scattered spotting and minor browning). Lowndes I.132b.

Provenance: Sotheby's, April 28, 1982, lot 224.
Estimate $1,800-2,500

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