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Rumford, Count Benjamin Thompson (1753-1814)

Auction:
2526B
Lot:
84
Sold for:
$948$800

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2526B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 14, 2010 11:00AM

Description:

Rumford, Count Benjamin Thompson (1753-1814), Autograph letter signed, April 23rd, 1799, two pages, to Mr. J. Swann, inviting him to visit him at his house and discussing his new method for innovating boilers and providing a suggested solution, with holograph address leaf, framed with portrait, (scattered spotting).
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

J. Swann, Benjamin Thompson, suggested solution, Autograph, Holograph, Thompson, United States, Woburn, Massachusetts

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