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    [Featured Lot] Daniel Webster. An Address Delivered at the Laying of the Corner Stone of the Bunker Hill Monument. Boston: Cummings, Hilliard, 1825. [With]: A Discourse in Commemoration of the Lives and Services of John Adams and Thomas Jefferson. Boston: Cummings, Hilliard, 1826. [With]: A Discourse, Delivered at Plymouth. Boston: Wells and Lilly, 1826. [With]: Nehemiah Adams. A Sermon... After the Interment of Hon. Daniel Webster. Boston: Geo. C. Rand, 1852. [With]: Edward N. Kirk. Great Men are God's Gift. Boston: Tappan & Whittemore, 1852. [With]: Rufus. A. Choate. Discourse... Commemorative of Daniel Webster. Boston and Cambridge: James Munroe, 1853. WITH: Edwin D. Sanborn. A Eulogy on Daniel Webster. Hanover: Dartmouth Press, 1853. [With]: Daniel Webster. Newly Discovered Fourth of July Oration. Boston and Fryeburg, Maine: A. Williams, A.F. & C.W. Lewis, 1882. [With]: Fryeburg Webster Centennial. Fryeburg, Maine: A.F. Lewis, 1902. Together, nine volumes. Slim octavo, mid-20th century three-quarter brown morocco gilt, marbled endpapers.

    An excellent group of nine [mostly first edition] pamphlets, by and about one of the leading statesmen and the finest orator of antebellum America, Daniel Webster-among them first editions of his speech marking the laying of the cornerstone for the Bunker Hill monument and his eloquent eulogy for both John Adams and Thomas Jefferson.


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    October, 2014
    9th Thursday
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