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Holmes, Oliver Wendell, Senior (1809-1894) Signed Poetry Transcription, 27 April 1868.

Auction:
2865B
Lot:
33
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2865B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2015 11:00AM

Description:

Holmes, Oliver Wendell, Senior (1809-1894) Signed Poetry Transcription, 27 April 1868.
Single page laid paper inscribed with the first and last two stanzas of "The Boys," three four-line stanzas; old folds, fragmentary along folds; 9 1/4 x 7 in.
Estimate $400-600


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Keywords

Arthur Conan Doyle, Ben Folds, Dudley–Winthrop family, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., Poetry

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