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    John Quincy Adams and Zachary Taylor: Pair of Eulogies. 71-page "Eulogy on the Life and Character of John Quincy Adams" in titled wraps, published in Boston in 1848 (repaired spine, library stamps on cover), together with a 112-page "Obituary Addresses Delivered on the Occasion of the Death of Zachary Taylor" published in Washington in 1850, bound in plain, glossy black paper wraps. 5 1/2" x 9". From the Estate of Malcolm S. Forbes.

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    February, 2017
    17th Friday
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