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|Named Person:||Theodore Brockbank De Vinne|
|All Authors / Contributors:||Scott & O'Shaughnessy, Inc.|
"Important books, broadsides and MSS. relating to America; Eliot's Indian tracts, 1643-'52; Cabeca de Vaca's "Relation", 1555; Vander Donck's "New Netherlands", 1655; rare Virginia tracts, 1609; Wood's New England's Prospect, 1639; Ralph's "The Fashionable Lady", the first acting play written by an American; the first American Shakespeare; important railroadiana; association books, etc., etc. Also original manuscripts of Bret Harte's "Mrs. Skagg's Husbands Part I"; Macaulay's Essay on Horace Walpole; Carlyle's reminiscences of his Irish tour, 1849; Lawrence Sterne's "The Fragment"; with other original MSS. of Walt Whitman, Victor Hugo, Edward Gibbon, etc. Original drawings by F.O.C. Darley, George De Forest Brush, De Monvel, etc. Old American powder-horns, etc., etc."
|Event notes:||Place of sale: New York.|
|Description:||70 p. : facsims. ; 25 cm.|