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    John Quincy Adams Letter Signed with a holograph postscript, to Attorney General Caesar A. Rodney, one page, 7.75" x 9.75", Washington, Oct. 3, 1822, responding to a recommendation for a consular appointment in Acapulco. He writes: "...I am not certain whether I mentioned to you that the consular appointments to the new Governments will be deferred till the meeting of Congress." He adds in his hand: "P.S. The books you had the goodness to lend me shall be returned." Rodney, is of course, a nephew of Signer of the Declaration Caesar Rodney. The letter has been archivally reinforced with Japanese silk; with even toning and bold ink. In very good to near fine condition.

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    October, 2007
    25th-26th Thursday-Friday
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