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Lot 144

Planning.- Washington.- Pope (John Russell) Plan and Design for the Roosevelt Memorial in the City of Washington..., 1925 & others, Washington (15)

Hammer Price: £160

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Planning.- Washington.- Pope (John Russell) Plan and Design for the Roosevelt Memorial in the City of Washington..., original boards, paper label to upper cover, uncut, a little marked, corners rubbed, [New York], 1925 § Smith (Franklin Webster) Petition...for the site of the Old Naval Observatory for the National Galleries of History and Art. Descriptive Handbook of the Halls of the Ancients, 3 parts in 1, each with wrapper bound in, errata slip, original cloth, Washington, 1900 § Brown (G.) History of the United States Capitol, 2 vol. in 1, reprint, New York, 1970 § Reps (J.W.) Monumental Washington: The Planning and Development..., Princeton, 1967, plates and illustrations, original cloth or boards; and 11 others on Washington planning and development, v.s. (15)

⁂ The first is a proposal for a national memorial to Theodore Roosevelt which was never built, the second for a museum of antiquities.

Full Lot Details

Planning.- Washington.- Pope (John Russell) Plan and Design for the Roosevelt Memorial in the City of Washington..., original boards, paper label to upper cover, uncut, a little marked, corners rubbed, [New York], 1925 § Smith (Franklin Webster) Petition...for the site of the Old Naval Observatory for the National Galleries of History and Art. Descriptive Handbook of the Halls of the Ancients, 3 parts in 1, each with wrapper bound in, errata slip, original cloth, Washington, 1900 § Brown (G.) History of the United States Capitol, 2 vol. in 1, reprint, New York, 1970 § Reps (J.W.) Monumental Washington: The Planning and Development..., Princeton, 1967, plates and illustrations, original cloth or boards; and 11 others on Washington planning and development, v.s. (15)

⁂ The first is a proposal for a national memorial to Theodore Roosevelt which was never built, the second for a museum of antiquities.

Lot 144

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