Comprar usado
Precio: EUR 349,32 Convertir moneda
Gastos de envío: EUR 4,24 A Estados Unidos de America Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío
Añadir al carrito

Ofrecido por

Main Street Fine Books & Mss, ABAA
Galena, IL, Estados Unidos de America

Valoración 5 estrellas

Librería en AbeBooks desde: 11 de marzo de 1998


One of the "Long Nine," nickname for the group of nine state legislators elected to the Illinois legislature in 1836 to represent Sangamon County, so-called because all were at least six feet in height; one of Lincoln's fellow representatives among them was Elkin. Partly-printed ADS, 2pp, 7½" X 12½", Springfield, IL, 1841 October 28. Good to fair. Some separations at folds and some archival tape repairs, but overall sound and attractive. Land deed from a sheriff's sale in which a parcel of land was purchased by a Philip C. Latham for the amount of taxes owed on it ($1.51). Signed by Elkin as sheriff at the close and also twice within the text. Interestingly, the parcel of land was "in E[lijah] Iles Addition to the Town (now City) of Springfield" -- Iles being the captain in the Black Hawk War to whose mounted company Lincoln was assigned when he briefly re-enlisted. This company was part of a "spy battalion" that was dispatched to Galena to rescue the trapped residents from Black Hawk. An unusual piece with nice associations. N° de ref. de la librería 14856

Cantidad: 1

Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Detalles bibliográficos

Título: Autograph Document Signed.

Ejemplar firmado: Signed by Author(s)

Descripción de la librería

Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts has been buying and selling quality books, autographs and ephemera since 1991. We specialize in general antiquarian, first editions, signed books and autographs and documents. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA), Midwest Antiquarian Booksellers Association (MWABA), Universal Autograph Collectors Club (UACC) and The Manuscript Society.

Ver la página web de la librería

Condiciones de venta:

Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts accepts VISA, MasterCard and Discover cards. Checks are welcome. Institutions will be accommodated as their procedures require. Shipping is additional and will be quoted at the time an order is placed. Illinois residents will be charged 8.25% sales tax. Every effort has been made to describe each book and any defects accurately. If an item proves unsatisfactory for any reason, it may be returned pursuant to ABEBooks' policy. We would appreciate a courtesy cal...

Más información
Condiciones de envío:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

Todos los libros de esta librería

Métodos de pago
aceptados por la librería

Visa Mastercard American Express Carte Bleue

Cheque Giro Postal Dinero en Efectivo PayPal