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Irving, Washington (1783-1859) Works , Author's Autograph Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
166
Sold for:
$738$600

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

Description:

Irving, Washington (1783-1859) Works, Author's Autograph Edition. New York & London: Putnam's, 1895-1897. Limited edition, copy number 327 of 500, forty octavo volumes uniformly bound in half crushed brown morocco, marbled paper boards, t.e.g., volume I of Alhambra containing one manuscript leaf in Irving's hand, inscribed over one page, from chapter 41 of Irving's Life and Voyages of Christopher Columbus, with the Bonneville map and the Columbus chart, 8 x 4 3/4 in. (40)
Estimate $500-700


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Bonneville, Irving, London

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