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National Book Auctions - Books, Art and Ephemera

decoration25 Aug. 2013

Antique and rare books in this catalog feature numerous titles.  Among the earliest examples are Johann Schleifer’s “Disticha Evangeliorum,” printed circa 1570, the 1640 printing of Tertullian’s “De la Patience et de l'Oraison,” and Thomas Le Blanc’s “Psalmorum Davidicorum Analysis,” printed in 1697.  Numerous other 17th century titles are also included in the catalog, along with many specimens from the 18th and 19th centuries.  Early Americana titles feature a 1790 volume of issues of “The Universal Asylum and Columbian Magazine,” including content relating to Benjamin Franklin and early debates on American slavery, the1817 first edition of Eaton & Reid’s “Life of Andrew Jackson,” with fold-out maps, and the 1890 limited edition of Webb’s “California and Alaska and over the Canadian Pacific Railway.”  Several other antique titles relating to the West, Yosemite, Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon will also be offered.

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DATE
25 Aug. 2013
ADDRESS
1429 Danby Road (Route 96B)
CITY
Ithaca, NY
( UNITED STATES )
ORGANIZED BY
National Book Auctions
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