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Infighting!New York State Senate1806
(A CLASSIC Sort of Broadside).  New York (state).  Democratic-Republican Party.  Broadside.  Begins, “To the electors of the Western District. Fellow-citizens, In a few days you will again be called upon to exercise the distinguishing privilege of Freemen — that of electing your Representatives to the Legislature. In discharging this duty, the great body of the people only want correct information, and they will generally choose the most able and faithful men to legislate for them.” New York state: no publisher/printer, [1806?]. Folio (39 cm, 15.5"). [1] f. (verso blank).
$1000.00

Two Seasonal Spectacles at the Theatre Royal
  SPECIAL EFFECTS 1829
(A PAIR of Broadsides).  Playbill.  Broadside. Begins: Theatre Royal, Drury Lane. This evening, Monday, December 28, 1829, His Majesty's Servants will act the tragedy of King Richard III. [London]: Pr. by J. Tabby, [1829]. Folio (34.5 cm, 13.5"). [2] ff.
$125.00
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These highlighted entries are repeated in the
     expectable ALPHABETICAL places, below . . .

ODE for the End of aTwelve-Day Celebration
Abadiano, Luis, attrib. author.   Broadside, begins: Al contemplar que desaparece de la Metropolitana de México la grandiosa y nunca bien ponderada perspectiva, de que por doce dias [desde el 25 de agosto al 7 de Septiembre] hemos gozado, á merced de las actuales dificiles circunstancias, se despide del señor de Santa Teresa y de Maria Santisima de Los Dolores que se venera en la Santa Casa Profesa, uno de los espectadores. Mexico: Imprenta del Ciudadano Alejandro Valdes, [1833?]. Folio (32 x 22 cm; 12.5" x 8.5"). [1] p.
$350.00
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A Patriotic Hymn Celebrating VENEZUELAN National Independence
by the Author of the National Anthem
Only Known CopyPrinted by Gallagher & Lamb
Bello, Andrés.  Broadside, begins: “Cancion Patriotica de Caracas.” [Caracas: Gallagher y Lamb, 1810]. Folio (31 cm; 12.25"). 1 p.
$27,500.00
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Volad a las Fronteras del Peru y Esperad alla la Hora de la Vindieta”
Bolívar, Simón.  Broadside. Begins: Proclama. Simon Bolivar libertador presidente de Colombia & & &. A los pueblos del sur. Ciudadanos y soldados! La pefidia del gobierno del Peru ha pasado todos los limites ... Bogotá: No publisher/printer, 1828. Folio (31.3 cm; 12.25"). [1] p.
$5750.00
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A Reluctant Dictator
Bolívar, Simón.  Broadside. Begins: Simon Bolivar libertador presidente de Colombia & & &. Colombianos! Las voluntades públicas se habian espresado enerjicamente por las reformas políticas de la nacion ... Bogota: No publisher/printer], 1828. Folio (29.2 cm; 11.5"). [1] p.
$8000.00
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A Short Line RAILROAD IsProposed
Bridgeport Railroad Committee.  Broadside. Begins: Circular. To the Inhabitants of the Ousatonic Valley. Fellow Citizens: — The facilities ofr travel and transportation through the country increase the wealth and comfort of the community. Bridgeport : 30 January 1836. Folio (12.75"). 2 pp.
$200.00
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A Volume EXTRA ILLUSTRATED & Then Some!
Brown University.  Celebration of the one hundreth anniversary of the founding of Brown University, September 6th, 1864. Providence: Sidney S. Rider & Bro., 1865. 4to (26.5 cm; 10.25"). [4] ff., 178 pp., [1] f.
$10,000.00
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Gen. Cruz's FIRST Rebellion AgainstPres. Cerna
Cerna, Vicente.  Broadside. Begins: El Presidente a los habitantes de la republica. Compatriotas: Un gefe militar de alta graduacion y á quien el Gobierno ha mostrado todo género de consideraciones, ha iniciado un movimiento sedicioso. [Guatemala: No publisher/printer, 1867]. Folio (33 cm; 13"). [1] p.
$350.00
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"THE PATRIOTIC DEAD"
[Collins, William T., & Hanson E. Weaver].   Broadside. Begins: "Headquarters Grand Army of the Republic, Adjutant General's Office, 411 F Street" Washington, 1870. 12mo (20.3 cm, 8"). [1] f.
$30.00

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Self Defense!
Cuadra, J. Emiliano.  Broadside. Begins: “Al Publico. En el suplemento á la gaceta oficialdeCosta-Rica número 261, he visto un 'remitido' en que su autor se propone hacer reflecciones sobre las falsificaciones de documentos que se han publicado, por medio de Don Crisanto Medina.” [Leon, Nicaragua]: Imprenta de la Paz, 1864. Folio (32.5 cm; 12.75"). [1] p.
$300.00
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An Academic EphemerumPrinted on Blue-Green SILK
Díaz de la Vega, José María.  Broadside. Begins, Juxta. Crucem. Jesu. Stanti Ast. in Cruce. Ipsa ... Angelop[oli] [i.e, Puebla]: Petri de la Rosa, 1816. Folio (38 cm; 15"). [1] p.
$3500.00
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WHO Gets the BEER & Why?
(Dunsinnan vs. Ramsay).  Broadside.  Begins: “Information for William Nairn of Dunsinnan, commissar clerk of Edinburgh, against Mr. David Ramsay writer to the signet....”[Edinburgh, ca. 1710]. Folio (31.2 cm, 12.35"). [2] pp.
$850.00

Quintessential Pennsylvania Dutch”A First & “Fancy”
Egelmann, Charles Frederick, engraver.  Broadside Taufschein, begins: “Staat [blank] Nordamerica. Gehet hin in alle welt lehret alle volker und taufet sieim namen des vaters des sohnes und des heiligren geistes.” With manuscript completed by an anonymous scrivene. [Reading, PA: C. F. Egelmann, 1814 and later]. Folio (34.8 x 25.7 cm; 13.75" x 10"). [1] p.
$750.00
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EarlyEl Salvador Imprint Nullifying an Appointment
El Salvador.   Asamblea legislativa.  Broadside, begins: “Ministerio general del Gobierno del Estado del Salvador ... La Asamblea legislativa ... decreta. Se declara insubsistente el nombramiento de magistratado par que fue electo el Lic. Atanacio Urritia. San Salvador: No publisher/printer, 1833. Small 8vo. [1] p.
$1000.00
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Salvadoran Nation Building to1863
El Salvador.  A collection of 24 broadsides and other ephemeral publications. San Salvador, Cojutepeque, & elsewhere: Various publishers/printers, 1835–63. Folio and other, smaller formats. Various paginations.
$8000.00
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For Distribution in Scotland? Scarce BROADSIDE
(England — Party Politics).  Broadside. Begins: “Queries. Whether any Parliament ever did better than this has done...” [Edinburgh?]: J.M., 1710. Folio (30.8 cm, 12.1"). [2] pp.
$700.00
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TheHotly Contested Hull Election
(English Political Broadside).  Bluster, Humphrey [pseud.].  Humphrey Bluster’s letter to his father, respecting the Hull election. Hull: Pr. for the author by W. Ross, [ca. 1818]. Folio (32.5 cm, 12.75"). [1] f.
$300.00

Napoleon, Again
Fernández, Manuel. Broadside. Begins: "Ciudadanos. Es llegado ya el momento en que el heroico pueblo Español...." [Cardona, 1823]. Folio. [1] f.
$200.00

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