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Auction:
2865B
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$338$275

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

Description:

Autographs and Signed Material.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882) clipped signature, dated 1876, and engraved portrait with facsimile signature; Thornton Wilder (1897-1975) autograph letter signed, 1973, and short inscription with signature; Richard Nixon (1913-1994) typed letter signed, on White House stationery, 18 October 1972; William Jennings Bryan (1860-1925) typed letter signed (toned, tape discoloration); P.G. Wodehouse (1881-1975) typed note signed 15 January 1971; Ferdinand de Lesseps (1805-1894) autograph letter signed 31 May 1862; and Eugène Soubeiran (1797-1859) autograph note signed, 11 July 1832.
Estimate $500-700


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Keywords

Richard Nixon, William Jennings Bryan, Thornton Wilder, Autograph, Documents, Ferdinand de Lesseps, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, P. G. Wodehouse, Signature, Type system

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