John Quincy Adams
LECTURES ON RHETORIC AND ORATORY, DELIVERED TO THE CLASSES OF SENIOR AND JUNIOR SOPHISTERS IN HARVARD UNIVERSITY. CAMBRIDGE: HILLIARD AND METCALF, 1810
Vol. 1 only, 8vo (9 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.; 242 x 140 mm, untrimmed). Text browning and staining throughout. Contemporary blue boards, tan paper spine; several tears to joints. In a cloth clamshell case. Inscribed, "Thomas B. Adams Junor | From his affectionate Uncle | J. Q. Adams."
Sotheby's New York, 21 June 2007, lot 14