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  1. Papers of Montague Stevens, 1892-1953

    Portfolio containing chiefly correspondence, along with legal documents, bills, and financial records related to Montague Stevens and his ranching operations. Correspondence and telegrams mostly concern problems with his financial backers in England. ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:13

  2. Address Before the Burns Association of Brooklyn

    The holographic text of a speech given by Bryant in January 1874 to the Burns Association of Brooklyn. Written in ink, it contains his edits. He discusses the genius of the Scottish poet, Robert Burns, and compares him to the English poet Samuel Butler. A ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:14

  3. The Nun at Court

    Portfolio contains a signed holographic manuscript of Blunden's poem, "The nun at court." This romantic narrative of courtly love and tragedy consists of six leaves. It is written in ink, with Blunden's edits, signature, and notation ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:16

  4. Christian Lacy: Tale of the Salem Witchcraft

    Bound holographic manuscript, written in ink, and containing James' edits and signature. This romance story is set in Salem, Mass. in 1691; the main characters are devoted to each other in spite of witchcraft charges against Lacy's mother. ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:16

  5. The Luck of the "Susan Bell"

    Collection consists of a signed holographic short story by Sir Walter Besant. Written in ink, it contains his edits. The novel concerns the whaling ship "Susan Bell," and late 18th century life in Nantucket. Included materials: Manuscript ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:18

  6. Running Away: a Schoolmaster's Story

    Holographic manuscript of a short story written by Dinah Maria Craik, in Beckenham, Kent. Written in ink, it contains her edits. The plot consists of a schoolmaster and his sister discussing their favorite pupil with a visitor. Included materials: ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:19

  7. Will of Diego de Vargas

    Photostat of the holographic last will and testament of Diego de Vargas, composed at his death-bed in Bernalillo, New Mexico, and dated April 7, 1704. It updates a will made the previous year in Mexico City. In this detailed document, he arranges to repay ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:20

  8. Liberal Education

    Original typescript with holographic corrections; printer's copy. This work is a treatise on liberal arts education, specifically its role in colleges and universities. The historical definitions of education, the idea of a college, the art of ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:23

  9. Henry Clinton Forbes Collection

    Four volumes in one, 557 pages, of holographic poems by Henry C. Forbes. Written in ink, they are noted as being in final revised form. In the prologue to Volume 1, and in the dedication to Volume 4, he explains his motivations for writing poetry. ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:30

  10. Hamlin Garland Letters

    Hamlin Garland, 1860-1940, was a Novelist, essayist and short story writer; Pulitzer Prize recipient, 1921. Portfolio contains 27 signed holograph letters and 2 cards sent by Garland to Orlando Rouland and Mrs. Rouland, regarding Orlando's portrait ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:31

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