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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. Official Report of the Chief of the United States Army Ambulance Service with the French Army, to the Surgeon General of the Army

    This original typescript relates the history of the Ambulance Service with the French Army on the Western Front, during WWI. ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:32

  7. La voz de la sangre paisajes y leyendas del distrito de Altar

    Photocopy of typescript compilation of legends and historic accounts, as told to Carmela Reyna de León by her family and friends living in the Altar region of Sonora, Mexico. A few song verses are present. Also included is a photocopied letter, with ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:43

  8. Extracts from my notes written chiefly soon after the close of the war

    A typescript copy of General Gorgas' notes concerning the arms and artillery of the Confederate States Army during the U.S. Civil War. ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:46

  9. Los Nueve Secretos de Art

    Holograph notebook with twelve formulas for crafts and decorative artwork using textiles, paper, photographs, metals, and glass. Notebook is signed, and includes a place and date: "Antón, noviembre de 1916." In addition to the directions for ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:48

  10. Balloon: a Poetical Comedy in Three Acts

    Carbon typescript of Balloon, a Poetical Comedy in Three Acts. The first page contains the holographic inscription: "Early version of Balloon, my own typing. For the Thomas Wood Stevens Collection, a tribute to a valued friendship, Padraic Colum. ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:49

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