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    Sarah Jane Lippincott "Grace Greenwood" Autograph Quote Signed. One page, a 4.375" x 6.25" "L" monogrammed sheet laid down to a 5" x 7.75" card, London, May 19, 1879. A two stanza poem, beginning with: "Amid the poets and the wits/ My 'lines are cast in pleasant places'./ I come where muses pose & sing,/ The very least of all the graces..." She has signed at the close and added the place and date. Lippincott (1823-1904), called by Abraham Lincoln "Grace Greenwood the Patriot," was an American poet and writer, active in social reform and women's rights. Fine. From the Judith Kaplan Women's History Collection.


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    April, 2011
    8th-9th Friday-Saturday
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