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2386
Lot:
307
Sold for:
$823$700

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2386
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

(Decorative Bindings), The Writings of John Fiske, Cambridge: Riverside Press, 1902, twenty-four volumes, three-quarter crushed red morocco, spine with green floral onlay and gilt flowerheads and lining, with raised bands by Edwin Hill Company, Edition Deluxe, 8vo, (weakness in some hinges, minor wear, very good overall).
Estimate $500-700

Keywords

John Fiske, Cambridge, Edwin Hill Company, Riverside Press, Book design, Bookbinding, Graphic design, Morocco, Printing

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