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Datum der Auktion: 19.11.2008

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PENN, William. - Important sammelband of three Quaker tracts by Penn.

Important sammelband of three Quaker tracts by Penn.
London: 1668-1672. 8vo (170 x 132 mm). Early speckled calf, central panels tooled in blind. Condition: some browning, top margin of the first two titles trimmed close, restoration along the fore-edge of the front free endpaper, repaired tear to

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Schätzpreis: 6.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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PENN, William. - Some Account of the Province of Pennsilvania in America...

Some Account of the Province of Pennsilvania in America; Lately Granted under the Great Seal of England to William Penn, &c. Together with Privileges and Powers necessary to the well-governing thereof. Made publick for the Information of such as are or may be disposed to Transport themselves or

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Schätzpreis: 20.000 £ - 30.000 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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BERRY, William. - North America Divided into its Principall Parts where are...

North America Divided into its Principall Parts where are distinguished the severall States which belong to the English, Spanish, and French.
London: 1680 [but c. 1681]. Two-sheet engraved map, hand-colored in outline (580 x 900 mm). Additional strip title across the top, “North America Divided into

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Schätzpreis: 12.000 £ - 18.000 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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PENN, William. - Manuscript indenture on vellum, signed and sealed by Penn...

Manuscript indenture on vellum, signed and sealed by Penn, a lease for one thousand acres of land in Pennsylvania to William Beakes of Barkwell, Somerset.
N.p. [but London]: 26 July 1681. 1 p., large vellum membrane (255 x 568 mm). Signed by Penn on the fold recto with attached red wax seal

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Schätzpreis: 6.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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PENN, William. - Manuscript document signed and sealed by Penn, with the...

Manuscript document signed and sealed by Penn, with the signatures of three witnesses, acknowledging the receipt of twenty pounds "of lawful Englishe money" from Charles Marshall for one thousand acres in Pennsylvania.
N.p. [but London]: 20 August 1681. 1 p., single sheet (305 x 190 mm). Written on

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Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 7.500 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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PENN, William. - Engraved indenture on vellum, with manuscript insertions...

Engraved indenture on vellum, with manuscript insertions, signed and sealed by Penn, a deed issued to Thomas Sanders of Buckinghamshire, England, for five hundred acres in Pennsylvania.
N.p. [but London]: 21 March 1681/1682. 1 p., large vellum membrane with scalloped top edge (518 x 660 mm). Signed

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Schätzpreis: 6.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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PENN, William. - Engraved indenture on vellum, with manuscript insertions...

Engraved indenture on vellum, with manuscript insertions, signed and sealed by Penn, the leasehold of five thousand acres in Pennsylvania to William Shardlow "of London, Merchant" for one year, in exchange for five shillings.
N.p. [but London]: 13 April 1682. 1p., vellum membrane with scalloped top

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Schätzpreis: 6.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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PENN, William. - A Letter from William Penn Proprietary and Governour of...

A Letter from William Penn Proprietary and Governour of Pennsylvania In America, to the Committee of the Free Society of Traders of that Province, residing in London.
London: Andrew Sowle, 1683. Small folio (280 x 166 mm). Title, [3]-10 pp; lacking the terminal leaf containing the Directions of

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Schätzpreis: 10.000 £ - 15.000 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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HOLME, Thomas. - Afteykeninge van de Stadt Philadelphia in de Provinstie...

Afteykeninge van de Stadt Philadelphia in de Provinstie van Penn-Sylvania in Americae na de Copie tot London.
Amsterdam: Jacob Claus, 1684. Engraved folding map (205 x 320 mm sight size). Nicely matted and framed. Provenance : Martin P. Snyder. rare dutch edition of holme’s plan of philadelphia

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Schätzpreis: 7.000 £ - 10.000 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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MASTER OF ROLLS. - Bound volume of recorded land conveyances between first...

Bound volume of recorded land conveyances between first purchasers and underpurchasers, predominantly to settlers of the Welsh Tract.
Philadelphia: March 1684 to August 1686]. 5-18, 29-367 pp. [lacks first two leaves and five leaves following p. 18], folio (345 x 230 mm). Written in ink in at least

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Schätzpreis: 20.000 £ - 30.000 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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LEA, Philip. - A New Mapp of America Devided According to the Best and...

A New Mapp of America Devided According to the Best and latest Observations and Discoveries wherein are discribed by thear Proper Names the seaverall Countries that Belonge to ye English which are wholly left out in all French and Dutch Maps viz New Scotland, Long Island, N. York, N. Jarsey

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Schätzpreis: 8.000 £ - 12.000 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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HOLME, Thomas. - A Mapp of ye Improved part of Pensilvania in America...

A Mapp of ye Improved part of Pensilvania in America, Divided into Countyes Townships and Lotts.
London: “Sold by Geo: Willdey at the Great Toy, Spectacle, China-ware, and Print Shop at the coprner of Ludgate Street, near St. Paul’s,” after 1687 [c. 1715]. Double-page map engraved by John Harris

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Schätzpreis: 20.000 £ - 30.000 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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DONCKER, Hendrick (after); and Gerard VAN KEULEN. - A Chart of the Sea...

A Chart of the Sea Coasts of New Neder Land, Virginia, New-England, and Penn-Silvania, With the Citty of Philadelphia, from Boston to Cabo Karrik.
Amsterdam: after 1688 [c. 1734]. Engraved map (520 x 590 mm). Insets of Philadelphia after Thomas Holme and Boston Harbor. Condition : wide margins

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Schätzpreis: 6.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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PENN, William. - Manuscript indenture on vellum, signed at the foot by...

Manuscript indenture on vellum, signed at the foot by William Duval and signed on the verso by William Penn, a deed for 600 acres of land on the west side of the Delaware Bay originally granted by Sir Edmund Andros.
London]: 7 November 1689. 2 vellum membranes attached together, the larger with a

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Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 7.500 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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BRADFORD, William (printer). - Partly-printed loan certificate...

Partly-printed loan certificate, accomplished in manuscript, binding Weckhard Livering of Germantown to Thomas Hill for £20.
Philadelphia: William Bradford, c.1686-1690]. 1 p., small folio (295 x 185 mm). Signed by Livering with his mark, signed by three witnesses Arnoh Cassell, John Griffith and

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Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 7.500 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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PENN, William - William BRADFORD binding? - An Address to Protestants upon...

An Address to Protestants upon the Present Conjuncture.
N.p. [but London: Andrew Sowle]: 1679. [12]; 5-248 pp., small 4to (185 x 140 mm). Contemporary sheep over pastepaper boards, covers and spine ruled with a blind double fillet, probably by William Bradford of Philadelphia. Housed in a cloth

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Schätzpreis: 10.000 £ - 15.000 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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KEITH, George - William BRADFORD (printer). - Truth Advanced in the...

Truth Advanced in the Correction of Many Gross & hurtful Errors; Wherein is occasionally opened & explained many great and peculiar Mysteries and Doctrines of the Christian Religion … Whereunto is added, A Chronological Treatise of the several Ages of the World.
N.p. [but New York: William

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Schätzpreis: 80.000 £ - 120.000 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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THOMAS, Gabriel. - An Historical and Geographical Account of the Province...

An Historical and Geographical Account of the Province and Country of Pensilvania; and of West-New-Jersey in America.
London: Printed for and sold by A. Baldwin, 1698. 2 parts in 1 volume, 8vo (168 x 105 mm). Small folding engraved map by Philip Lea titled Pennsylvania and West Jersey. Section title

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Schätzpreis: 50.000 £ - 60.000 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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MARKHAM, William. - Autograph letter signed from William Markham to...

Autograph letter signed from William Markham to Jonathan Dickinson, informing him that he has "renewed Mr. Claypoole's Commission for Sheriff."
Philadelphia: 9 May 1698. ½ p., single sheet (303 x 190mm). Address panel and docketed by Dickinson on verso. Condition : slight separation to folds

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Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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SELLER, John - NORRIS-LOGAN-DICKINSON Family. - An Almanack for XXX years...

An Almanack for XXX years. from the year of our Lord 1677, to ye year 1706. Shewing the Suns place, sun Riseing, and seting, Age of ye Moon, & time of high Water, etc.
London: printed for the Company of Stationers and to be sold by the Author at the Hermitage in Wapping and at his shop in Popes head

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Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 7.500 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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NORRIS, Isaac. - Small archive of autograph letters signed from Issac...

Small archive of autograph letters signed from Issac Norris to Jonathan Dickinson, John Askew or Mordecai Maddock.
Philadelphia: v.d. [September 1697 to January 1699/1700]. Together, 9 letters, lengths vary (330 x 210 mm and smaller). Most with address panel and docketing on verso. Condition : some

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Schätzpreis: 8.000 £ - 12.000 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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NORRIS, Isaac. - Two autograph letters signed by Norris to Jonathan...

Two autograph letters signed by Norris to Jonathan Dickinson, concerning the capture of pirates, including Captain Kidd, and supposed buried treasure.
Philadelphia: v.d. [9 June and 21 July 1699]. Each 1 p., the first on a single sheet, the second on a folded sheet with integral blank (each approx

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Schätzpreis: 6.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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NORRIS, Isaac. - Small archive of autograph letters signed to Jonathan...

Small archive of autograph letters signed to Jonathan Dickinson, discussing the Yellow Fever epidemic in Philadelphia.
Philadelphia: v.d. [but August to September 1699]. Together, 3 letters, lengths vary (each approximately 310 x 190 mm). Most with address panel and docketing on verso. Condition

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Schätzpreis: 4.000 £ - 6.000 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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STAFFORD, Richard. - Autograph letter signed by Stafford to James Logan...

Autograph letter signed by Stafford to James Logan, regarding Logan's decision to accompany William Penn to Pennsylvania as his secretary.
Laugh[arn]e, [near Swansea]: 20 June 1699. 1p., single sheet (302 x 190 mm). Written on one side, panel on the verso addressed to "James Logan att William Penn's

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Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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PASTORIUS, Francis Daniel. - Umstaendliche Geographische Beschreibung Der...

Umstaendliche Geographische Beschreibung Der zu allerletzt erfundenen Provintz Pensylvaniae, In denen End-Graentzen Americae In der West-Welt gelegen Durch Franciscum Danielum Pastorium, J. V. Lic. und Friedens Richtern daselbsten. Worbey angehencket sind einige notable Begebenheiten und

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Schätzpreis: 3.000 £ - 4.000 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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CAMPANIUS, Thomas; Holm [i.e. of Stockholm]. - Kort Beskrifning Om...

Kort Beskrifning Om Provincien Nya Swerige uti America, Som nu förtjden af the Engelske kallas Pensylvania.
Stockholm: J. H. Werner, 1702. Small 4to (190 x 150 mm). Title page printed in red and black with a woodcut printer’s device. Engraved additional title depicting William Penn and the Indians

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Schätzpreis: 8.000 £ - 12.000 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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KÖSTER, Heinrich Bernard. - Directorium et Conspectus Universalis...

Directorium et Conspectus Universalis Ephemeridum Aschkenazaec-Elamiticarum … De Resurrectione Imperii Alternitatus … In urbe Philadelphiâ America.
Lemgo: Heinrich Wilhelm Meyer, 1702. 40 pp., small 4to (195 x 160 mm). Late 19th century three quarters blue morocco over marbled paper boards, with the

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Schätzpreis: 6.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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PENN, William; Library of - Louis Gorin de SAINT-AMOUR. - The Journal of...

The Journal of Monsr. de Saint Amour doctor of Sorbonne, containing a full account of all transactions both in France and at Rome, concerning the five famous propositions controverted between Jansenists and the Molinists, from the beginning of that affair till the Popes decision.
London: T

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Schätzpreis: 3.000 £ - 4.000 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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PROVINCIAL COUNCIL OF PENNSYLVANIA. - Manuscript document signed by 13...

Manuscript document signed by 13 members of the "Council for the Government of the Province of Pensylvania [sic.] and Territories" including William Penn's son, James Logan, Isaac Norris and others.
N.p. [but Philadelphia]: n.d. [but February to September 1704]. 2 pp., on a bifolium sheet, (320 x

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Schätzpreis: 10.000 £ - 15.000 £

Datum: 19.11.2008

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KEITH, George - William BRADFORD (printer). - The Notes of the True Church...

The Notes of the True Church With the Application of them to the Church of England, And the great Sin of Seperation from Her. Delivered in A Sermon preached at Trinity Church in New-York, Before the Administration of the holy Sacrament of the Lords Supper. The 7th of November, 1703.
New York

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Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 7.500 £

Datum: 19.11.2008