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Political Memorabilia including the Daniel Schofield Collection

February 16, 2018

Lot #160
DepartmentPolitical Pamphlets
Sold For$35.00(hammer price)
 $42.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedMarch 20, 2018

Description

SEVEN PAMPHLETS OF DORR REBELLION INTEREST 1842-1899
1) Facts for the People: Containing a Comparison and Exposition of Votes on the Occasions Relating to the Free Suffrage Movements in Rhode-Island". (Providence: Knowles & Vose, 1842.) 2) "Documents Relating to the Affairs in Rhode Island" by John Whipple. 3) "Address of John Whipple, to the People of Rhode-Island, on the Approaching Election". (Providence: Knowles and Vose, 1843.) 4) "Charters and Legislative Documents, Illustrative of Rhode-Island History ...". (Providence: Knowles & Vose, 1844.) 5) "The Methods of Changing the Constitutions of the States, Especially that of Rhode Island". (Boston: Alfred Mudge & Son, 1885.) Tan wrappers. 6) "Some Thoughts on the Constitution of Rhode Island" by Thomas Durfee. (Providence: Sidney & Rider, 1884.) 7) "Constitution-Making in Rhode Island" by Amasa M. Eaton. (Providence: n.p., 1899.) Pale green wrappers."

Condition

Age-typical wear throughout. 1) Lacking wrappers. Pencil marginalia on title page. 2) Lacking wrappers. Disbound. Heavy grime. 3) Lacking wrappers. Uncut. Water stains on lower right corners of pages. 4) Lacking wrappers. Foxing. 6) Lacking wrappers. 7) Ink marginalia on front wrapper. Wrappers brittle and torn.

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