Apr 15, 2021 - Sale 2564

Sale 2564 - Lot 149

Price Realized: $ 1,750
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,000 - $ 1,500
(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1777.) Group of 3 volumes of the early Journals of Congress. 8vo, original paper-backed boards, minor wear except as noted; uncut. Vp, circa 1786-88

Additional Details

Journals of Congress, Containing the Proceedings from January 1, 1777, to January 1, 1778. Volume III. 603, [1], xxii pages; lacking most of backstrip, spine split, front board detached, library stamps on title page. New York: John Patterson, [1788?]

Resolutions, Acts and Orders of Congress, for the Year 1780. Volume VI. 257, [1], xliii pages; possibly rebacked with paper, rehinged, minor foxing, partly unopened. [Philadelphia] John Dunlap, [1786].

Journal of the United States in Congress Assembled: Containing the Proceedings from the 3d day of November, 1785. to the 3d day of November, 1786. Volume XII [i.e., XI]. 287, [1], xvi pages; lacking most of backstrip, intermittent dampstaining in margins and toning. [Philadelphia] John Dunlap, [1786]. Evans 21527, 20079, 20068.