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Longman, Thomas (1731-1797) [Account of books and magazines sent to Henry Knox]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.00009 Author/Creator: Longman, Thomas (1731-1797) Place Written: London, England Type: Autograph document Date: 7 March 1772 Pagination: 2p. + docket. 31.5 cm. x 19.5 cm.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.00009 Author/Creator: Longman, Thomas (1731-1797) Place Written: London, England Type: Autograph document Date: 7 March 1772 Pagination: 2p. + docket. 31.5 cm. x 19.5 cm.

Invoice lists items sent from London and their costs. The second page has an autograph letter identical to GLC02437.00008. Longman was a London bookseller.

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