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Details: 3pcs Antique Collectible Americana THE SPECTATOR NEWSPAPER 1798 & 1800 Alien & Sedition Acts Quasi-War France First Consul Napoleon American History

This lot features 3 antique issues of the early American newspaper "The Spectator" dated Wednesday, October 4, 1797; Saturday, October 20, 1798; and Saturday, April 19, 1800. These issues are notable for their lively discussion of the Alien and Sedition Acts, signed into law in 1798 by John Adams, and their accounts of the Quasi-War between the United States and France.

Please attend our live sale to view these items and other interesting ephemera in person.
Condition / Notes: These newspapers show some indications of age and wear including moderate to significant age toning. There are some partial tears visible on the folds and marginal chipping may be seen on page edges. The paper from October 20, 1798 does not appear to be complete and it is unclear if the other pieces of newsprint are complete editions.

The stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $8.50

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3pcs Antique Collectible Americana THE SPECTATOR

Estimate $70 - $200Apr 22, 2018
Freeville, NY, USA