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Political Memorabilia including the Daniel Schofield Collection

February 16, 2018

Lot #152
DepartmentEphemera
Sold For$225.00(hammer price)
 $270.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedFebruary 21, 2018

Description

THREE PAMPHLETS CONCERNING RHODE ISLAND MURDER CASES 1833-1834
1) Report of the Trial of the Rev. Ephraim K. Avery, Before the Supreme Judicial Court of Rhode Island, on the Indictment for the Murder of Sarah Maria Cornell ...". (Boston: Russell, Odiorne and Co., 1833.) 2) "A Fac-simile of the Letters Produced at the Trial of the Rev. Ephraim K. Avery, on an Indictment for the Murder of Sarah Maria Cornell ..." by David Melvill. (Newport, 1833.) 3) "Trial, Life and Confession of Amos Miner, Who was Executed on Friday, Dec. 27, 1833, for the Murder of John Smith, Esq. ...". (Providence, published by request, 1834.)"

Condition

All with age-typical wear. 1) Lacking original wrappers. Early re-binding in ruled and watermarked paper with hand-written title. 3) Lacking wrappers. Toning and uneven edges.

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