Mar 29, 2018 - Sale 2471

Sale 2471 - Lot 51

Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) Collection of books relating to William Lloyd Garrison, with Garrison family provenance. 13 titles in 16 volumes, several inscribed by or to Garrison descendants; various sizes and conditions. Vp, 1852-1924

Additional Details

These books descended through the family of William Lloyd Garrison (1805-1879), including his son William Jr. (1838-1909), grandson William III (1874-1964), and great-granddaughter Faith Garrison Harwood (1910-1981). Includes: Selections from the Writings and Speeches of William Lloyd Garrison. Boston, 1852 Wendell Phillips. Speeches. Ownership signature of William Lloyd Garrison, Jr.; some pencil notes. Boston, 1863 Helen Eliza Garrison, a Memorial. Original albumen photographic frontispiece. Cambridge, 1876 William Lloyd Garrison. The Story of His Life Told by his Children. 4 volumes. Boston, 1894 The Story of the Jubilee Singers. Boston, circa 1880 Words of Garrison. Presentation from Francis and Theresa Garrison. Boston, 1905 John Jay Chapman. William Lloyd Garrison. Presentation from Francis J. Garrison to his nephew William Lloyd Garrison III. New York, 1913 John Jay Chapman. William Lloyd Garrison on Non-Resistance. Presentation from Fanny Garrison Vilard to her niece and nephew "Billy and Edith." New York, 1924 5 other volumes, not inscribed. Provenance: Michael Harwood, son of Faith Garrison Harwood.