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Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth (1807-1882)

Auction:
2341
Lot:
374
Sold for:
$118$100

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2341
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 19, 2006 11:00AM

Description:

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth (1807-1882), The Song of Hiawatha, Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1855, first American edition, likely third issue, "curlew" for "heron" on page 27, line 9, the "n" in "one" present on page 279, fifth line from bottom, "Vocabulary" at rear, blind stamped brown cloth, gilt lettering, 8vo, (starting, bumped, spine ends chipped, losses to endpapers).
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

The Song of Hiawatha, Bookbinding, Epics, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Hiawatha, Ticknor and Fields, Wadsworth

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