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Important autograph letters and manuscripts

Parke-Bernet Galleries.

Important autograph letters and manuscripts

many of American interest, including a group of the letters of Rufus King, famous American diplomat, also Bronte, Carroll and other items ; color plates, costume plates, French literature, first editions.

by Parke-Bernet Galleries.

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Published by Parke-Bernet Galleries in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rare books -- Catalogs.,
  • Catalogs, Booksellers".

  • Edition Notes

    Series[Reichner catalogs]
    The Physical Object
    Pagination100 p. :
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22306183M

      Kestenbaum & Company’s forthcoming auction of Fine Judaica will take place on Thursday, June 26 at pm at the company’s gallery in New York City. The auction is comprised of an extensive selection of Books, Manuscripts, Autograph Letters, Ceremonial Objects and Graphic Art. After an extremely successful sale of Holy Land travel books from the collection of Nathan Lewin, that was. American Literary Manuscripts. Pierpont Morgan began to acquire the manuscripts of notable American authors in with Fenimore Cooper’s The Deerslayer. He augmented this collection by acquiring, en bloc in , the Stephen H. Wakeman Collection and added two important manuscripts by Mark Twain in the same year. Other important American manuscripts include those of Henry David Thoreau.

    The next most important factor of autograph value is the availability of the person's autograph. This collecting field exemplifies the term "Supply and Demand". We can use a few of the names above to illustrate: Babe Ruth's signature has strong and continually appreciating value, yet it is not rare. Autograph collectors had two justifications for their activities: either for historical purposes (to preserve the original manuscripts of an important writer or politician), or to showcase the collector's social status -- while there did not exist a large economic market for autograph letters and manuscripts, to have access to them meant that.

    Catalogue of a Valuable Collection of Autograph Letters of Distinguished Persons, Original Documents, &c. To which is added, A Valuable Collection of Greek and Latin Manuscripts, Consigned from Germany. Which will be Sold by Auction, by Mr. Sotheby and Son, on Friday, May 20th, and following Day. AUTOGRAPH LETTERS & GREEK AND LATIN MANUSCRIPTS. Bonhams invites you to meet our visiting specialist Luke Batterham, who will be pleased to offer free, no obligation auction values. The Bonhams Printed Book, Maps and Manuscripts department value and auction a wide range of antiquarian and rare books, from early printed books to modern first editions, including incunabula and other early printing, atlases and maps, travel, natural history.


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