Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    [Joshua Reed] Giddings. Privilege of the Representative-Privilege of the People: Speech of Mr. Giddings, of Ohio, on the Trial of Preston S. Brooks, for an Assault on Senator Sumner. Before the House of Representatives, July 11, 1856. [Washington, D.C.: Printed by Buell & Blanchard], no date [circa late 1850s]. Octavo. 8 pages. Thick paper wrappers backed in red cloth, title neatly handwritten to upper board. Minor edgewear and adhesive residue, lower board creased. Library stamps to verso of front wrapper and front free endpaper recto, title handwritten to front free endpaper recto, book plate to front free endpaper verso. Text block somewhat toned. Very good.

    Sabin 27329. From the A. D. Andrews Collection of Southern and Natural History


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    July, 2021
    22nd Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 151

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $300,000 (minimum $49), plus 20% of any amount between $300,000 and $3,000,000, plus 12.5% of any amount over $3,000,000 per lot.

    Sold on Jul 22, 2021 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 35 days left to consign to the 2021 November 7 Guitars and Musical Instruments Signature Auction!

    Learn about consigning with us

    The resulting auction of my property overwhelmed me. I want to thank Tom Slater and the Heritage team for a very satisfactory experience and profitable result with my historical consignment.
    Henry L.,
    Lexington, KY
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search