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    Sale 2310 | Lot 46
    Price Realized: $660With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2310 Lot 46

      (AMERICAN REVOLUTION--PRINTS.) Group of 13 prints, many of them satirical cartoons relating to English politics and the Revolution. Various sizes (most 8vo) and conditions, all apparently taken from period books and magazines; 3 laid down on later paper. Vp, circa 1765-1800

      Estimate $1,000 - 1,500

      "The Unfortunate Death of Major Andre." Folio, from Barnard's New and Complete History of England, [1783?] * "The Convivial Associates, or the Modern Method of Signing a Treaty." Source unidentified, circa 1783 * "The Pillars of State," from the Political Register, nd * "Hieroglyphics," nd * "The Colonies Reduced, Its Companion," from the Political Register, nd (2 copies) * "Oh, Liberty do Thou Inspire Our Souls," frontispiece from an unknown volume, nd * "An Attempt to Land a Bishop in America," [from the Political Register, September 1769], laid down * "The Last Shift," source unknown, laid down, apparently re the Stamp Act, circa 1765 * "News from America, or the Patriots in the Dumps," from London Magazine, laid down, November 1776 * "American Stage Waggon," [from Weld's Travels through the states of North America, circa 1798] * ["Hibernia in Distress, from London Magazine, February 1772, caption cropped] * "Dress of the Inhabitants of California, with their Manner of Rafts for Fishing," folio, [from Millar's New, Complete & Universal System of Geography, circa 1782].


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $660