11-13-2011 11-13-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2571B Boston
November 13, 2011 10:00 AMCalender
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Seward, Anna (1742-1809)

$237$200
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2571B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 13, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

Seward, Anna (1742-1809), Monody on Major Andre, Lichfield, 1781, signed on page 28, three-quarter calf, 4to, (bumped, rebacked, pastedowns and endpapers browned, later frontis portrait, pencil notations to front pastedown); sold together with Smith, Joshua Hett, An Authentic Narrative on the Causes which lead to the Death of Major Andre, London, 1808, three-quarter morocco, two plates, 8vo, (rebacked, some shelf wear, scattered spotting and light browning). Sabin 83421, BMC, Howes S361.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Major, Joshua Hett, Andre, London