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    Imprints: Four Nineteenth Century Printings, dating from 1837 through 1885. Includes (1) Eulogy Pronounced Before the People of Detroit, on the Burial Day of Gen'l Ulysses S. Grant, (2) An Act to Incorporate the "West Branch" Franklin Rail Road Company, (3) Washington's Valedictory Address to the People of the United States, and (4) Memoir of an Eventful Expedition in Central America. All fair to very good.

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    (1) Eulogy Pronounced Before the People of Detroit, on the Burial Day of Gen'l Ulysses S. Grant, August 8, 1885, by D. Bethune Duffield. N.p. 12mo. 6pp. Light stains to wrappers. Near very good.

     

    (2) An Act to Incorporate the "West Branch" Franklin Rail Road Company. N.p. [ca. 1839]. 12mo. 10pp. Discoloration to the lower part of every page. Some paper loss to back wrapper. Near good.

     

    (3) Washington's Valedictory Address to the People of the United States. Harrisburg: Samuel D. Patterson, 1837. 12mo. 16pp. Near very good.

     

    (4) Memoir of an Eventful Expedition in Central America; Resulting in the Discovery of the Idolatrous City of Iximaya, in an Unexplored Region; and the Possession of Two Remarkable Aztec Children, Descendants and Sprcimens of the Sacerdotal Caste, (Now Nearly Extinct,) of the Ancient Aztec Founders of the Ruined Temples of that Country, Described by John L. Stevens, Esq., and Other Travelers. Translated by Pedro Velasquez. New York: E. F. Applegate, 1850. 12mo. 35pp. With text drawings. Very good.



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    October, 2009
    16th-17th Friday-Saturday
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