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The Field Notes of Benjamin Crane, Benjamin Hammond, and Samuel Smith.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
268
Sold for:
$49$40

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

The Field Notes of Benjamin Crane, Benjamin Hammond, and Samuel Smith. New Bedford, MA: [The Mercury Press for] the New Bedford Free Public Library, 1910. Large folio, the text consisting of facsimile reproductions and transcriptions of the surveying field books of Crane, Hammond, and Smith between 1710 and 1793, publisher's cloth with red labels, top of spine with short tear, rare on the market, 15 x 10 in.
Estimate $80-100


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Keywords

Samuel Smith, Benjamin Crane, Benjamin Hammond, New Bedford, Book design, Book publishing, Bookbinding, Graphic design, Hammond, Mercury Records, New Bedford, Massachusetts, Paper art, Print production, Printing, Publishing, Visual arts

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