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    Henry W. Longfellow Hand-Written Quote Autograph quotation signed, "Henry W. Longfellow," 4.5" x 7.25", June 1, 1865 being an excerpt from his poem "Skeleton in Armor." He writes the sixteenth stanza in full, "As with his wings aslant, / Sails the fierce cormorant, / Seeking some rocky haunt, / With his prey laden, / So toward the open main, / Beating to sea again, / Through the wild hurricane / Bore I the maiden." In excellent condition, clean and bright. Nicely matted with a portrait of Longfellow. From the collection of Bradley O'Leary. Accompanied by COA from PSA/DNA.

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    April, 2005
    13th Wednesday
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