11-16-2008 11-16-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2433 Boston
November 16, 2008 11:00AMCalender
75

(Authors, Maritime)

$711$600
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2433 Location: Boston Date / Time: November 16, 2008 11:00AM

Description:

(Authors, Maritime), Three articles; Dana, Richard Henry (1815-1882), autograph letter signed, March 14, 1848, one page, to Professor Greenleaf, concerning Dana's presentation and article concerning the discovery of ether, (good); Marryat, Frederick (1792-1848), [undated], one page, declining an invitation to visit due to the nuptials of his brother, (mounting tape to verso and one spot); and Field, Eugene (1850-1895), signed slip with sentiment and mounted with a book plate, (minor smudging).
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Richard Henry, Dana, Greenleaf, Professor