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Cooper, James Fenimore (1789-1851) The Chronicles of Cooperstown.

Auction:
3012T
Lot:
1195
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3012T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 23, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Cooper, James Fenimore (1789-1851) The Chronicles of Cooperstown. Cooperstown: H. & E. Phinney, 1838. First edition, 12mo in gatherings of six; bound in publisher's green cloth embossed with floral designs, original printed label on front board; spine toned, headcaps slightly crumpled, some foxing to contents, 7 x 4 in.
[Together with] a copy of Cooper's Afterglow, New Haven: Yale University Press, 1918, in half cloth. (2)
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

Yale University Press, Bookbinding, Cooperstown, New York, Elihu Phinney, Fenimore, Foxing, James Fenimore Cooper, Printing, Publishing, Romanticism, Visual arts, Cooperstown

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