Ten Letters - Americana and Various in Font and ManuscriptPublished on 18 Dec. 2015
Letters: Anti-vivisection Letter from unrecorded Animal Rights periodical editor; Typed letter signed from the President of Harvard University to Professor Minot, donor to Medical Library; Manuscript letter regarding Kentucky Doctor visiting New York Lawyer with a lady friend; Manuscript letter from the poet Charles Swain; Manuscript letter on Carisbrooke Castle letterhead, Isle of Wight; Princess Beatrice and Lady Milford Haven British Royalty; Manuscript letter from George Dixon, member of British Parliament to Sir Forster; Forster's Education Act Victorian Education Reform England and Wales; Typed letter signed from the President of J.P. Morgan, 1918; Economic Theory; Manuscript Letter from British Judge Lewis Cave; Royal Courts of Justice; Illustrated Letterhead from Healing Waters of West Virginia, Alkaline Water; Manuscript Letter from Cuba to the Northeast on Ship Chandler's letterhead, 1879.[...] Read more
Catalogue 80: Recently Acquired Books, Manuscripts & EphemeraPublished on 23 July 2015
Specialities : Law
Dear Friends and Colleagues,
We are pleased to announce the publication of Catalogue 80: Recently Acquired Books, Manuscripts & Ephemera, American, English, Continental, Latin American.
It offers 145 items acquired since January 2015.
- A notable commentary on books of the Digest printed in 1514 with endleaves derived from a 1498 papal bull and a contemporary chained binding
- a collection of statutes that includes the first printing of the English Bill of Rights
- signed first editions of books by Benjamin Cardozo, Felix Frankfurter and Learned Hand
- Montiel y Duarte’s Estudio Sobre Garantia Individuales, an important Mexican treatise on civil rights