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Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2950B Boston
October 30, 2016 11:00AMCalender
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Emory, William Hemsley (1811-1887) Notes of a Military Reconnaissance.

$338$275
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2950B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 30, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Emory, William Hemsley (1811-1887) Notes of a Military Reconnaissance. Washington, D.C.: Wendell and Van Benthuysen, 1848. Octavo, illustrated with sixty-seven plates and two folding maps, original cloth, recased, some wear and staining to cloth, 8 3/4 x 5 1/4 in.
Provenance: The Estate of David Spinney.
Estimate $375-475


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Keywords

William Hemsley, David Spinney, Van Benthuysen, Wendell Benthuysen, Washington, D.C., Bread bun, Egyptian hieroglyphs, Emory, Octavo