A CATALOGUE OF RARE AND VALUABLE AUTOGRAPH LETTERS, HISTORICAL DOCUMENTS AND AUTHORS' MANUSCRIPTS.

A CATALOGUE OF RARE AND VALUABLE AUTOGRAPH LETTERS, HISTORICAL DOCUMENTS AND AUTHORS' MANUSCRIPTS.

(Pearson, John).
  • London: J. Pearson & Co., n.d. c.1902.
  • small 8vo.
  • stiff paper wrappers, fore and tail edges uncut
  • 131+(1) pages plus 20 plates

Price: $75.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 77310

Sale catalogue from J. Pearson & Company. 437 items. Printed by the Chiswick Press. Wide collection of writings by well known men and women including Charlotte Brontë, Oliver Cromwell, Queen Elizabeth I, Johann Goethe, John Keats, Mirabeau, Prime Ministers of England from 1540, Anthony Trollope and Horace Walpole. Twenty black-and-white facsimiles, some fold out. Pencil markings throughout. Loose inside is a letter from Pearson & Co. to Benjamin Franklin Stevens dated 1902. Wear and soiling to wrappers, interior foxing. Text block cracked, seperated, with loss of paper to spine.