Order Nr. 134856 A.L.s. - J. Thomas Scharf to Henry B. Dawson, Esq. J. Thomas Scharf.
A.L.s. - J. Thomas Scharf to Henry B. Dawson, Esq.

A.L.s. - J. Thomas Scharf to Henry B. Dawson, Esq.

  • Baltimore, MD: n.p., 1888.
  • 8vo
  • (4) pages, folded

Price: $100.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 134856

Letter written in ink by J. Thomas Scharf to his friend, Henry B. Dawson, Esq. Scharf writes about how proud he is of his son's studies, his illness that he is getting over, and the world of publishing and library politics in Philadelphia. Also included is his insight into buying Americana at auction.

J. Thomas Scharf is the author of History of Delaware: 1609-1888 (Philadelphia, 1888, L.J. Richards & Co.), what is regarded as perhaps the most well known work on Delaware history.