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American Imprints in Publisher's Original Paper Wrappers, Six Examples c. 1840-1850.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$400$325

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

Description:

American Imprints in Publisher's Original Paper Wrappers, Six Examples c. 1840-1850. Including: Sir Charles Lyell's A Second Visit to the United States of North America, New York: Harper, 1846, in two volumes; Martin Farquhar Tupper's A Thousand Lines, Philadelphia: Hooker, 1846; Charles Dickens's Hard Times, Boston: Fetridge & Co., 1854; Charlotte Bronte's Shirley, New York: Harper, 1850; [and] Bronte's Villette, New York: Harper, 1853
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

Fetridge & Co., Charlotte Bronte, British people, Charles Dickens, Charles Lyell, Charlotte Brontë, English people, Fellows of the Royal Society, Harper, Martin Farquhar Tupper, Villette, United States, Philadelphia

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