IMPORTANTS LIVRES ET MANUSCRITS RELATIFS AUX AMERIQUES ET A LA GUERRE D'INDEPENDANCE TRES PRECIEUX DOCUMENTS ORIGINAUX ...
Auction catalogue for sale held on June 18-19, 1934 by Georges Andrieux, (not listed in Blogie). 438 items. General American literature, historical accounts and works pertaining to the American Revolution, Benjamin Franklin and the westward expansion. Especially of interest is a section focusing on the Louisiana Purchase, the bicentennial of which was celebrated last year. Includes a number of black-and-white illustrations, tipped-in facsimiles, etc. From the reference library of H.P. Kraus.
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> FRANKLIN, BENJAMIN
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SIXTEENTH-CENTURY GOLD-TOOLED BOOKBINDINGS IN THE PIERPON...
by Nixon, Howard M.
First edition. (S-K 3707, Brenni no.240). Preface by Charles Ryskamp, followed by a two-page introduction by Nixon. The sixty-six bindings are described in great detail and each is accompanied by an illustration. Includes an index of binders, owners and authors. Important book.