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Alexander Hamilton.jpgWestport, CT - Items pertaining to Napoleon Bonaparte

A pretty full calendar of sales this week. Here are a few highlights:

  

On Tuesday, September 25 at Bonhams New York, Exploration and Travel, Featuring Americana, in 305 lots. A rare copy of Aurora Australis, the first book printed in Antarctica ("at the

Lot 79.jpgWestport, CT- A superb John Hancock signed manuscript from 1783 in remarkable condition,

Chiswick Auctions holds their Summer Books sale on Tuesday, August 22, in 192 lots. Some interesting lots of bibliographical texts in this one (lots 20-38), as well as a first edition of Watership Down inscribed by

very busy auction week coming up.

  

First, a quick survey of the five Aristophil sales this week: on Monday, June 18, Aguttes sells Beaux-arts, ?uvres et correspondances, in 324

Lot 91.jpgWestport, CT - With politics so much in the news, it’s fitting that University Archives’

Shel Silverstein.jpgWestport, CT - A Betamax cassette with Apple Computer’s