11-18-2012 11-18-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2621B Boston
November 18, 2012 11:00 AMCalender
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The First Great Western Empire: or The United States of America

$1,680$1,400
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2621B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 18, 2012 11:00AM

Description:

The First Great Western Empire: or The United States of America, Broadside. Albany: Jonathan Clark, June 1812.
Single sheet, printed in red and black, by means of typographical ornaments, type, and wood engravings, including portraits of Washington, Adams, Jefferson, and Madison; framed, likely mounted, with a contained stress tear; evenly toned, with one spot in the bottom right corner; not examined out of frame, 22 x 17 1/2 in.
Although this broadside is labeled "eighth edition" in the top left corner, earlier editions have failed to present themselves.
Estimate $1,000-1,200

Keywords

United States, Jonathan Clark, Adams, Jefferson, Madison