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Political Memorabilia including the Daniel Schofield Collection

February 16, 2018

Lot #125
DepartmentPolitical Pamphlets
Sold For$180.00(hammer price)
 $216.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedFebruary 16, 2018

Description

SIXTEEN RHODE ISLAND PAMPHLETS 1828-1856
1) An Address to the Farmers of Rhode-Island ... by a Farmer". (Providence: H.H. Brown, 1828.) 2) "Hints to the Farmers of Rhode-Island. By a Freeman." (Providence: Office of the Republican Herald, John S. Greene, printer, 1829.) 3-4) "Address to the Landholders and Farmers of Newport County, Delivered by Hon. Tristam Burges, at a Meeting of Friends of Messrs. Pearce and Burges, Holden at Howland's Ferry Bridge." (Providence: Printed at the Office of the Daily Advertiser, 1829.) One marked third edition. 5) "Remarks of the Hon. Tristam Burges, at the Celebration of the Fourth of July, in Clayville R. I." (Providence: Printed at the office of the Daily Advertiser, 1829.) 6) "Address to the Freemen of the Agricultural and Manufacturing Interests of Rhode-Island." (Providence: Printed at the Herald Office, 1829.) 7) "Slanders Refuted, Being a Reply to the Foul and Abusive Attacks, Made on Dutee J. Pearce, and Tristam Burges." 8) "A Statement of Some Leading Principles and Measures Adopted by General Jackson, in his Administration of the National Government ..." by Asher Robbins and Tristam Burges. (Providence: William Marshall and Co., 1832.) 9) "A Brief Sketch of the Remarks Delivered at East Greenwich, at a Convention of National Republicans ..." by Tristam Burges. (Providence: William Marshall and Co., 1832.) 10) "Gov. Knight's Address to the Farmers of Rhode-Island. October 1832." (Providence: Cranston & Hammond.) 11) "Speech of the Hon. Tristam Burges, Delivered at a Meeting of his Fellow Citizens in the Town of Providence, on Friday Evening, April 3, 1835." 12) "Facts for the Laboring Man. From the Newport, R. I., Herald of the Times, February 13, 1840." 13) "An Address, in Commemoration of the Death of William Henry Harrison ..." by William G. Goddard (Providence: Knowles & Vose, 1841.) Brown wrappers. 14) "The Whig Party; its objects- its principles- its candidates- its duties- and its prospects. An Address to the People of Rhode-Island ..." by "Hamilton". (Providence: Knowles and Vose, 1844.) 15) "Facts Relative to the Political and Moral Claims of Wilkins Updike, for the Support of the Whig Electors of the Western District." (Providence: 1847.) 16) "A Constitutional Manual for the National American Party. In which is examined the question of Negro slavery in connexion [sic] with the constitution of the United States. By a Northern Man, with American Principles." (Providence: A. Crawford Greene & Brother, 1856.)"

Condition

Age-typical wear throughout. All lacking wrappers. 2) Marginalia, dog-eared edges. 3) Re-stitched. Marginalia. 4) Titled page with loss to lower right corner. Ink stains and marginalia. 5) Pencil marginalia. 7) Held together with bookbinder's tape. Marginalia. 9) Sticker on upper right corner of title page. 13) Front wrapper with ink marginalia. 16) Sticker on upper right corner of title page. Title page with marginalia.

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