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The Silverstein Collection

November 5, 2007 – November 6, 2007

Lot #497
Temp #00069
DepartmentBooks
Sold For $350.00   (hammer price)
 $402.50   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated November 6, 2007

Description

THREE BOOKS/MANUSCRIPTS 19th Century
1) Rare antique American school workbook kept by Jehiel Green, Jan. 25th, 1846. Mostly mathematical, but almost every page with a watercolor illustration depicting a person, implement, bird or animal. Extremely good calligraphy. Section titles in color. 44 pp. Folio. Blue wraps, detached. 2) Morse, S.E., A System of Geography for the Use of Schools. NY, 1845. 72 pp. Folio. Pictorial boards. Two rear flys as is. Some staining. Spine, as is. 3) 19th century manuscript recipe book of Mary C. P. Briggs, dated 1859. Blue paper with boards. Spine damaged.

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