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Political Memorabilia including the Daniel Schofield Collection

February 16, 2018

Lot #166
DepartmentPolitical Pamphlets
Sold For$50.00(hammer price)
 $60.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedFebruary 21, 2018

Description

EIGHT PAMPHLETS OF DORR REBELLION INTEREST Circa 1840s
1) Letter to the Hon. James F. Simmons. By a Rhode Island Conservative". 2) "Charge of the Hon. Chief Justice Durfee ...". 3) "Charge of Mr. Justice Story, on the Law of Treason ...". (Providence: H.H. Brown, 1842.) 4) "The Conspiracy to Defeat the Liberation of Gov. Dorr; or the Hunkers and Algerines Identified, and their Policy Unveiled; To which is added, a Report of the Case ex parte Dorr ...". (N.Y.: John Windt, 1845.) Blue pictorial wrappers. 5) "Mr. Webster's Argument in the Supreme Court of the United States, in the Case of Martin Luther vs. Luther M. Borden and Others". (Washington: J. and G.S. Gideon, 1848.) 6) "Arguments of Messsrs. Whipple and Webster, in the Case of Martin Luther, Plaintiff in Error, versus Luther M. Borden and Others, in the Supreme Court of the United States". (Providence: Charles Burnett, 1848.) Tan wrappers. 7) "Speech of the Hon. B. F. Hallett, of Boston, on Bunker Hill ...". Blue wrappers. 8) "The Right of the People to Establish Forms of Government. Mr. Hallett's Argument in the Rhode Island Causes, Before the Supreme Court of the United States". (Boston: Beals & Greene, 1848.)"

Condition

Age-typical wear throughout. 8) Yellow cover off but present.

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