¶ Higginson — Harvard memorial biographies (1866)

April 8, 2014

19th cent.

Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, ed. Harvard memorial biographies. 2 vols. Cambridge, Mass.: Sever and Francis, 1866.

Presentation copy to Morris from Charles Eliot Norton. “This is a series of memoirs of those graduates and former undergraduates of Harvard University who fell in battle during [the Civil War], or who died in consequence of services rendered in the contest” (pp. iii–iv).

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 429 (sold to Thomson for £3 4s.). — Unlocated.

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 830.

Digital version: HathiTrust.

Sotheby 1898:


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