New York: Harper, 1894. American Institutions, and the Duties of American Citizens, 1856-1891. Ed. by Charles Eliot Norton. 498pp. 8vo, brown cloth, cloth lightly soiled, a few marks in margins. New York: Harper, 1894. Included are two addresses on women's suffrage and one on the higher education of women.
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Utica: 1843. 1 page, 10 x 8 inches, Utica, February 24, 1843. Written to Thomas Hill Hubbard, an American lawyer, judge and Congressman who was also the business partner of Nicholas Devereux (founder of St. Bonaventure University), concerning a parcel of land of which Hunt claimed he was the rightful owner despite a title existing in the name of Nicholas Devereux. Hunt attempts to resolve the matter by requesting Hubbard or Devereux compensate him, in small part: "Mr. Devereux affirms...
Illus. 436pp. 8vo, d.w.; light wear to d.w. NY: Readers Digest Press, 1976.
Profusely illustrated. 127pp. Small 8vo, cloth, d.w. New York: American Heritage Press, (1971). Near fine.
New York: Knopf, 1976. Frontis. 174 pps. 8vo, 1/2 blue cloth, d.w. rubbed on edges and lightly soiled. New York: Knopf, (1976). A young adult edition.
New York: Harper's Weekly, 1862. Woodcut. 16" x 11.25". Shows some small chips and tears at edges, image unaffected. In very good condition. Page 489 from the August 5, 1862 edition of Harper's Magazine. A full page political cartoon showing an injured African American US Army veteran who is denied suffrage. The 15th Amendment which granted voting rights to all Americans regardless of race would not be passed for for another eight years. Thomas Nast was a political cartoonist and...
New York: Harper's Weekly, 1870. Woodcut. 11 1/4" x 16". Shows some small chips at edges, image unaffected. In very good condition. Page 361 from the April 22, 1870 edition of Harper's Magazine. A full page political cartoon showing in the foreground a man with a baton speaking with fervor to a Native American man. A group of men behind them, including black and white men, hold slips of paper and stand under a sign that says "The Polls," indicating...
New York: Tribune Association, 1869. 12mo, brown blind stamped cloth, ex-lib. plate and stamp removed from spine. New York: Tribune Association, 1869. Very good.
Boston: Roberts, 1884. 2 volumes in 1. Frontispiece portrait. 352pp., one signature loose, 8vo, blue cloth (spine darkened). Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1884, First Edition. Very good.
New York: Doubleday, 1964. 237pp, 8vo, cloth, dust wrapper; d.w. has small chip on front cover. Garden City: Doubleday, (1964).
Bridgehampton: Bridge Works Publishing, 1995. Illustrated in black and white. 347 pages (some underlining in pen), 8vo, two tone boards, dust wrapper. Bridgehampton: Bridge Works Publishing, (1995). A very good(+) copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper.
London: Longmans, 1822. Second Edition. Folding map of the United States. x, 483pp. 8vo, later full diced calf, spine worn, spine and portions of covers darkened, front hinge strengthened, foxing to map and title-page. London: Longman, 1822. Frances Wright lived in New York City and traveled extensively in the United States from 1818 to 1820. Wright "was almost the first to discern the importance of the slavery question, and to endeavor to settle it on a basis of amity and...