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Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864) Five Volumes.

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3176B
Lot:
150
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864) Five Volumes. Including: The House of the Seven Gables, Boston: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, 1851, first edition, octavo, rebound in full morocco; Transformation: or, the Romance of Monte Beni, London: Smith, Elder, & Co., 1860, first edition, in three octavo volumes, half leather and pebbled cloth boards; [and] The Weal Reaf. A Record of the Essex Institute Fair, Held at Salem, Sept. 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, with Two Supplementary Numbers, Sept. 10, 11, 1860, quarto, disbound (some tears). (5)
Estimate $500-700


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Keywords

Monte Beni, House of the Seven Gables, Literature, Massachusetts, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Quarto, Salem, Massachusetts, Ticknor and Fields, London

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