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Edison, Thomas Alva (1847-1931) The Boy's Life of Edison , Signed Copy.

Auction:
2730B
Lot:
130
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2730B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 31, 2014 11:00AM

Description:

Edison, Thomas Alva (1847-1931) The Boy's Life of Edison, Signed Copy. New York: Harper's, [1921].
Octavo, later edition, with Edison's signature and a two-cent stamp celebrating the golden jubilee of the electric light bulb on ffep, along with subsequent gift inscriptions, with frontispiece showing Edison at work in his lab, bound in publisher's cloth with a portrait of Edison in an oval on the front board, 7 1/4 x 4 3/4 in.
Estimate $600-800


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