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    Franklin Pierce Signed Presentation Copy of David Dale Owen's Report of a Geological Survey of Wisconsin, Iowa, and Minnesota. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo & Co., 1852. Pierce has inscribed on the front flyleaf: "For Dr. George B. Wallis / from [signed] Frank Pierce / Washington / Oct 8. 1853." 4to, 638 pages. Plate illustrations of fossils and maps found at the end. Index. Publisher's blue, blind stamped cloth over boards with titles in gilt on the spine. Housed in a blue cloth over board tri-fold chemise and matching quarter bound slipcase.

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    October, 2014
    8th-9th Wednesday-Thursday
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