Dartmouth College, February, 1828. Dear Sir. Bennett Tyler.

Dartmouth College, February, 1828. Dear Sir...

Hanover, N.H. 1828. Folio bifolium (approx. 13" tall), containing a circular letter presumably to friends of the college and its alumni: "It has become indispensable that the present college buildings should be immediately repaired, and that others should be speedily erected. Additions also to the Library and Apparatus, and provision for new departments of instruction, are exceedingly needed; and indeed, indispensable to meet the publick expectation in this age of improvement..." Pledge form on the integral leaf, and addressed by hand, likely by Tyler, on the verso to the Hon. Jacob B. Gurley, New London, CT. One small hole in the foremargin touching 2 or 3 letters (sense remains clear); minor splitting at the folds; good or better. Not found in OCLC or American Imprints. Item #53416

Price: $600.00

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