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Political Memorabilia including the Daniel Schofield Collection

February 16, 2018

Lot #74
DepartmentPolitical Pamphlets
Sold For$150.00(hammer price)
 $180.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedFebruary 21, 2018

Description

SIX RHODE ISLAND POLITICAL PAMPHLETS, ORATIONS AND SERMONS 1772-1829
1) Catholicism: Or, Christian Charity" by David S. Rowland. (Providence: John Carter, 1772.) 2) "New Sentiments, different from any yet published, upon the doctrine of universal salvation ..." by "Adelos". (Providence: Bennett Wheeler, 1786.) 3) "A Discourse, delivered April 11, 1806, at a publick [sic] meeting of a number of Singers, who were improving themselves in church musick [sic]" by Nathanael Emmons. (Providence: David Hawkins, 1806.) 4) "A letter to the Hon. Harrison Gray Otis ... on the present state of our national affairs, with remarks upon Mr. Pickering's letter ..." by John Quincy Adams. (Bristol: Dearth and Sterry, 1808.) 5) "To the Freemen of the State of Rhode-Island" by Richard Jackson and Elisha R. Potter. (Washington City: 1812.) 6) "City Charter, Proposed for the Adoption of the Freemen of Providence, at a town meeting, to be holden April 29th, 1829." Printed for the use of the Freemen, by order of the Town."

Condition

Age-typical wear throughout. All lacking wrappers. 1) Title page with marginalia. Water stains. 2) Stitching is loose. Title page with marginalia. Edges with small creases, folds and tears. 3) Lacking stitching. Water staining. 4) Considerable foxing. Edges with small creases, folds and tears. 5) Stitching loose. 6) Lacking stitching. Title page with marginalia. Edges with small creases, folds and tears.

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