• Autograph Expert Charles Hamilton's Two-Volume Set "American Autographs"


    CHARLES HAMILTON (1914-1996) was the most renowned 20th century autograph dealer and handwriting expert in America. He wrote a number of books, providing exceptional examples of thousands of signatures. This first edition, two-volume set is considered by many to be his seminal work. “American Autographs” contains nearly 2,000 facsimiles of Presidents, Revolutionary War leaders, Signers of the Declaration of Independence. Oversized, cloth bound, gold-embossed hard cover set.

    Expected light toning to covers, one binding break reinforced with tape. Occasional notes taped in by a previous owner. One sheet – pp 477 and 478 – partially removed. Pages overall very clean.

    Please note that shipping charges of $12 will be applied to this purchase in the United States. Shipping outside the country will be determined based on the location.

    Everything we sell is guaranteed authentic forever to the original buyer. We also offer a 30-day return policy. If you discover a problem or are dissatisfied with an item, please contact us immediately (617-236-4893). Our goal is to please every customer.  We are pleased to be members of The Manuscript Society, Universal Autograph Collectors Club and The Ephemera Society.