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3482T Marlborough
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Six Biographical Works.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3482T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: November 02, 2020 12:00PM


Six Biographical Works. Butts, Sarah Harriet, The Mothers of Some Distinguished Georgians of the Last Half of the Century, New York: J.J. Little & Co., 1902, fully bound in dark morocco, full gilt edges, rebacked with original spined laid down, illustrated with thirty-nine portraits, copy of Mrs. E.L. Connally with original subscription requests and receipt, 11 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.; Rose, John Holland, The Life of Napoleon I, London: G. Bell and Sons, 1914, 2 volumes half-bound in blue morocco with blue cloth, gilt-lettered and gilt-stamped on spine, gilt head edge, some separation between front board and spine in first volume, frontispiece portrait of Napoleon, illustrated throughout, 8 x 5 1/2 in.; Goulding, F.R., Robert and Harold or the Young Marooners on the Florida Coast, Philadelphia: William S. Martien, 1853, fully bound in cloth, blind stamped and gilt stamped on front cover and spine, some damage and loss to spine and at corners, illustrated throughout, copy of Joseph E. Brown with inscription on front endpaper, in custom brown cloth case, 6 3/4 x 4 1/2 in.; Fielder, Herbert, A Sketch of the Life and Times and Speeches of Joseph E. Brown, Springfield: Springfield Printing Company, 1883, bound in dark blue cloth, blind stamped on front cover, gilt-lettered on front cover and spine, frontispiece with portrait of Joseph E. Brown, 9 1/2 x 6 3/4 in.; Reagan, Ronald (1911-2004), An American Life, New York: Simon and Schuster, 1990, dust jacket with slight tear at head of spine, illustrated with forty-seven black and white photographs, 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.; The Yackety Yack, Charlotte: Observer Printing House, 1918, bound in textured brown cloth, stamped on front cover, ex libris bookplate, 28th volume yearbook of the University of North Carolina, 10 1/2 x 8 in.
Estimate $200-300

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william s., John Holland, Robert, Joseph E. Brown, Napoleon, Rose, Harold, Herbert, Sarah Harriet, Schuster, Ronald, E.L. Connally, Fielder, Goulding, Butts, Reagan, Charlotte, London, Philadelphia