10-29-2021 10-29-2021
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3805B Marlborough
October 29, 2021 10:00 AMCalender
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Nathanael Low 1775 Almanack with Notations Regarding the Fight at Lexington and Concord, April 19, 1775

$9,400$8,000
Auction: Sale #3805B - 3805B Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 29, 2021 10:00AM

Description:

Nathanael Low 1775 Almanack with Notations Regarding the Fight at Lexington and Concord, April 19, 1775, printed by John Kneeland, Boston, 1775, An Astronomical Diary: Or, Almanack For the Year of Christian AEra, 1775, woodcut title page, twenty-four pages, the page spread for April/May having handwritten notation reading "on the ninteenth of April 1775 a fight begun with the Regualars at Lexington they Burnt the Court hous in Concord and Killed a number of our people in Lexington and Cambridge and there about," in addition notations appear on the September page reading "Committe" and the November page reading "Luke Holbrook Departed out of Time November 3d: 1775 Rachel Holbrook his Daughter November 7th," linen thread stitched binding, ht. 6 13/16, wd. 4 1/8 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Binding loose, pencil notions on title page, pages toned and have irregular edges.


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Keywords

Rachel Holbrook his, John Kneeland, Luke Holbrook, Cambridge, Killed, Lexington