Lot 54[HAMILTON, ALEXANDER]
Bound volume of pamphlets. Includes HAMILTON, ALEXANDER. Observations on Certain Documents Contained in..."The History of the United States for the Year 1796"... Philadelphia: John Fenno, 1797. First edition. 37, 910, lviii pp.; A Collection of Facts and Documents relative to the death of Major-General Alexander Hamilton... New York: Hopkins and Seymour Howes, 1804. First edition. Five parts, most with original wrappers retained (lacks those for part II). 238 pp.; MASON, J.M. An oration commemorative of the late Major-General Alexander Hamilton pronounced before the New-York State Society of the Cincinnati... New York: F. Hopkins, 1804. 40 pp.; as well as a 1795 pamphlet by James Kent, two by William Cunningham on John Adams, and two later pamphlets on Washington. Stab-stitched in 20th century cloth. Binding somewhat soiled, some minor stains and defects, Bar Association stamps.
The first work by Hamilton is Howes H120; Evans 32222; Howes C572 for the "Collection".
C The New York City Bar Association
Sold for $2,250
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