11-15-2009 11-15-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2483 Boston
November 15, 2009 11:00AMCalender
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(Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848), Presentation Copy

 
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2483 Location: Boston Date / Time: November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

(Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848), Presentation Copy, Rogers, Samuel (1763-1855), Poems, London: T. Cadell, 1834, contemporary gilt crushed green morocco with modern morocco clamshell box, with extensively inscribed flyleaf by John Quincy Adams, signed and dated 1847, in part, "Mr. H.H. Emmons requests the acceptance by J.H. Meredith Esq of two volumes of poems by the most pleasing English Poet the present century...", 8vo, (front board and first two pages loose).
Estimate $3,500-4,500

Keywords

London, H.H. Emmons, J.H. Meredith, John Quincy Adams, Poet, H.H, Ambassadors of the United States, John Adams, Massachusetts, Politics of the United States, Quincy, Quincy family, United States ambassadors to the United Kingdom