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Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) Cape Cod.

Auction:
3245T
Lot:
1190B
Sold for:
$135$110

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3245T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 08, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) Cape Cod. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1865. First edition, octavo, with publisher's catalogue dated December 1864; bound in brown bead-grain textured publisher's cloth, stamped in blind on front and back boards with wreath motif with quatrefoil motif at corners of blocked compartments, spine blocked in gilt with holly border around author and title, coated brown endleaves; spine sunned, some loss to both endcaps, 7 1/8 x 4 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-300


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Book design, Book publishing, Bookbinding, Crafts, Henry David Thoreau, Lecturers, Paper art, Publishing, Ticknor and Fields, Visual arts, Writers

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