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BOOKS: (9) Vols 1820 Signers of the Declaration, John Sanderson. Biography of the Signers to the Declaration of Independence. Joseph M. Sanderson, R. W. Pomeroy, / Maxwell Printer. 1820-1827. Complete in 9 volumes. Hardcovers. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches. Volume 1 has a clipped article from 1844 pinned to the first blank page facing the title page. Bound in contemporary "Spanish" sheep with decorated spines and borders. Engravings with tissue overlays. Owner's name in pencil on front endpapers.

Provenance: Property from the Collection of Charles E. Sigety

Notes/Literature: The late Charles E. Sigety was a renowned collector of Americana, ranging from examples of Norman Rockwell to important historic documents. A selection of his collection was sold at Christie's New York in 2016

Condition

Good, vol 1 - free rear endpaper torn, vol 3 - hole in front free endpaper, vols 1 and 2 chipped at base of spine, spines rubbed, heavy foxing and discoloration on front pages especially engraved title pages, remaining pages light to moderate spotting, be advised that all lots in this sale will exhibit some degree of wear due to age and/or handling

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BOOKS: (9) Vols 1820 Signers of the Declaration

Estimate $300 - $500Mar 15, 2018