11-16-2008 11-16-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2433 Boston
November 16, 2008 11:00AMCalender
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Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862)

$5,333$4,500
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2433 Location: Boston Date / Time: November 16, 2008 11:00AM

Description:

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862), The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1906, twenty volumes, manuscript edition numbered 363 of 600 copies, with Thoreau manuscript sheet laid into flyleaf, sheet size 7 1/2 x 4 3/4 in., approximately 114 words, from "A Life without Principle," green cloth, 8vo, (manuscript good, bindings sunfaded to tan, with scattered staining and soiling, minor tears to spines, minor bumping and chipping, toned).
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Keywords

Henry David Thoreau, Houghton Mifflin Company