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The History of the Town of Dorchester, Massachusetts. By the Committee of the Dorchester Antiquarian and Historical Society, Extra Illu

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3245T
Lot:
1189
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3245T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 08, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

The History of the Town of Dorchester, Massachusetts. By the Committee of the Dorchester Antiquarian and Historical Society, Extra Illustrated. Boston: Ebenezer Clapp Jr., 1859. Thick quarto, first and only edition, with nineteen photographic portraits of prominent Dorchester natives and founders, most trimmed to ovals, all mounted on heavy stock, bound in contemporary half leather, marbled paper boards, rubbed, ex libris L.B. Taft, with his signature on ffep, 9 1/4 x 5 3/4 in.
Estimate $200-300


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Ebenezer Clapp Jr., Chester, Clapp, Dorchester, Dorchester, Boston, Geography of Massachusetts, Quarto

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