5 April 2016,
Price realised USD 6,875
USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
WASHINGTON, George (1732-1799). Lettre de M. Washington, Président des États-Unis, M. Le Président de L'Assemblée Nationale; imprimée par ordre de l'Assemblée Nationale. [Paris] : De l'Imprimerie Nationale, 1791.
8° (193 x 124 mm). French and English in parallel columns. Later wrappers; marbled chemise.
FIRST EDITION of the President’s Reply to the National Assembly's tribute to Benjamin Franklin upon his death. RARE: according to the online databases, no copies have sold at auction in the last fifty years. Echeverria & Wilkie 791/87; Sabin 101723.
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