RR Auction Home
Current Auction Is Open For Bidding
 
Home |Sitemap|Contact Us| Past Auctions  
 How to Bid   Register to Bid   Auctions   Consign   About Us   Featured Lots   Reviews 
If you don't have a Bidder Number, register now to bid!
back button 30 Minute Rule Begins on the Evening of October 7 at 7:00PM ET
An Initial Bid Must Be Placed By 6:00PM ET To Participate After 6:00PM ET NEXT LOT PREVIOUS LOT
Item   Title MB Now at Next bid Bids New bid Max bid  
215   Historic Figures Signed Autograph Album  $1000 $4189 $4608 15 You must login to place a bid.
click to enlarge
Mouse Over to Zoom/Click to Enlarge

#215 - Historic Figures Signed Autograph Album Estimate: $12,000+

Incredible 19th century autograph album, featuring Bell, Edison, Pasteur, Tolstoy, Twain, and Verdi

Large and impressive autograph album, measuring 12 x 15, containing approximately 570 autographs affixed inside of notable 19th century figures from a wide variety of fields, highlighted by Alexander Graham Bell, Thomas A. Edison, Ernst Haeckel, Henrik Ibsen, Ferdinand de Lesseps, Louis Pasteur, Theodore Roosevelt, Henry Morton Stanley, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Leo Tolstoy, Mark Twain, Giuseppe Verdi (AMQS from "Falstaff"), and Jules Verne. Other especially noteworthy signers are Andreas Achenbach, Edmondo de Amicis, Susan B. Anthony, George Bancroft, Clara Barton, William Holbrook Beard, P. G. T. Beauregard, Arnold Böcklin, Georg Brandes, Benjamin Butler, Daniel Butterfield, George W. Cable, Giosue Carducci, Andrew Carnegie, Frederick Stuart Church, Grover Cleveland and his cabinet, Ernst Curtius, Felix Dahn, Varina Jefferson Davis, Frederick Douglass, Alexandre Dumas fils, Jubal Early, Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach, Kuno Fischer, Karl Emil Franzos, R. L. Gatling, Wade Hampton, Benjamin Harrison and his cabinet, Rutherford B. Hayes and his cabinet, Paul Heyse, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Joseph Dalton Hooker, Julia Ward Howe, William Dean Howells, Sarah Ornett Jewett, Jacques comte de Lalaing, Fitzhugh Lee, Frederick Leighton, Queen Liliuokalani, Robert Lincoln, Paul Lindau Henry Cabot Lodge, James Longstreet, Joseph McKenna, William McKinley, Nelson A. Miles, Giulio Monteverde, Josef Myslbeck, Adolf Erik Baron Nordenskiöld, David D. Porter, Ernst Possart, Joseph Pulitzer, Frederick Remington, Cecil Rhodes, Adelaide Ristori Del Grillo Capranica, W. S. Rosencrans, J. M. Schofield, William T. Sherman, Henri de Saussure, Friedrich Spielhagen, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Johann Strauss II (AMQS), Sully Prudhomme, Ambroise Thomas (AMQS), C. D. Tiffany, Mary E. Walker, Lew Wallace, and Anton von Werner. Also includes statesmen and diplomats from Great Britain, Iceland, Mexico, Cuba, Venezuela, Argentina, Portugal, Russia, Japan, Hawaii, and China. In very good to fine condition, with partial separation to the album's cover, and irregular toning to most of the signature.




back button
Help links  
Learn more about our autograph authentication experts...
click to enlarge click to enlarge click to enlarge click to enlarge click to enlarge click to enlarge click to enlarge
Buyer's Premium   The Bidder acknowledges and agrees that a 25.0% buyer’s premium will be added to the hammer price on all individual Timed Auction lots. For additional information view our complete terms and conditions.
Your bid is a contract  Placing a bid online means you agree to abide by the terms and conditions listed by RRAuction.
Payment methods accepted   All checks, cashiers checks, bank checks, or money orders are payable to R&R Auction Company of Massachusetts, LLC. RR Auction clients with an invoice $1000 or under will have the option to pay by credit card or Paypal. Please send Paypal payments to FinanceDepartment@rrauction.com.
Payment for items won in auction 593 is due by Monday, October 19th unless prior arrangements have been made. Late payment may result in suspension of your bidding privileges.
Condition An item’s general condition is rated on an ascending scale of 1 to 4: good, very good, fine, very fine. Additional specific details that would not be obvious from the illustration, if any, are mentioned in the description.
Further descriptions You can call us or email us if you'd like us to answer questions about these items.