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image of Letter from a student at Wesleyan University to a friend attending Charlotte Academy describing admission requirements and encouraging him to attend Wesleyan the following term

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Middletown, Connecticut, 1852. Envelope or Cover. Very good. Four-page letter with its mailing envelope. The cover bears a circular Middletown, Con. Postmark with black "PAID" and circled "3" handstamps; three cents being the cost to mail a prepaid letter up to 3,000 miles. Both are in nice shape. In this letter, Merwin encourages a former "schoolmate" who… Read more
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Loyalty and Religion. A Discourse for the Times

by By Reverend William Greenleaf Eliot

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Published
1861
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Very good
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St. Louis: George Knapp, 1861. Wraps. Very good. Complete with 12 pages including the cover. (See Sabin 2217.) In nice shape with some light marginal toning Elliot preached this sermon on August 18, 1862 shortly after eleven Southern states had seceded and while Missouri teetered between joining the Confederacy or remaining in… Read more
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image of 1840 -- "REV. THOS. H. GALLAUDET . . . A MOST ESTIMABLE WOMAN [HAS BECOME] DERANGED . . . I HAVE ADVISED . . . TO PUT HER IN A 'RETREAT'"

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Letter to Thomas H. Gallaudet requesting that he arrange for the residential treatment of a prominent Massachusetts woman at the Hartford Retreat for the Insane. Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 1840. This four-page folded letter measures 16" x 10" unfolded. It was sent to Reverend Thomas H. Gallaudet in Hartford, Connecticut by Horatio Brinsmade in Pittsfield Massachusetts. The letter is dated January… Read more
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image of "Thank-you" grouping consisting of a Female Guardian Society advertising cover, a two-page letter written on the organization's stationery, and a religious tract

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New York, 1879. Unbound. Very good. This thank-you grouping consists of a Female Guardian Society advertising cover, a two-page thank-you/solicitation letter written on the organization's stationery, and a religious tract. All in very nice shape. In 1834 a group of women established the Female Moral Reform Society of New York with the goal of reforming prostitutes in… Read more
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The Haggadah

by Executed By Arthur Szyk. Edited By Cecil Roth

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Published
1956
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Near Fine
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Jerusalem and Tel-Aviv: Massadah and Magen, 1956. French Fold Binding. Near Fine. Szyk, Arthur. 4to. This is the first trade edition of Arthur Szyk's masterpiece, see Ungar p 93. Complete with 112 unnumbered pages; color illustrations throughout. Blue velvet cover with gilt decoration and lettering. Protective clamshell box with velvet-lining in black… Read more
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