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Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864) The Blithedale Romance.

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3176B
Lot:
152
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864) The Blithedale Romance. Boston: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, 1852. First edition, octavo, with twelve pages of publisher's undated ads bound at the end, in brown blindstamped Ticknor and Fields binding (lacking the spine, edges and corners rubbed), yellow endleaves, contents good, 7 1/8 x 4 1/4 in.; [together with] volume two only of Hawthorne's The Marble Faun, Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1860, octavo in publisher's blindstamped brown cloth, 7 1/8 x 4 1/4 in. (2)
Estimate $50-80


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Keywords

Bookbinding, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Printing, Publishing, The Blithedale Romance, The Marble Faun, Ticknor, Ticknor and Fields, Visual arts, William Ticknor

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