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A Report of the Decision of the Supreme Court of the United States, and the Opinions of the Judges thereof, in the Case of Dred Scott v

Auction:
3040B
Lot:
126
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

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Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

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A Report of the Decision of the Supreme Court of the United States, and the Opinions of the Judges thereof, in the Case of Dred Scott versus John F.A. Sandford. New York: Appleton, 1857. One of two simultaneously printed editions, publisher's paper covers, somewhat worn, contents toned, slight staining, 9 1/4 x 5 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

John F.A. Sandford, 19th century in the United States, Dred, Dred Scott, Law, Presidency of James Buchanan, Slavery in the United States, Supreme Court of the United States, United States

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