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Eliot, Thomas Stearns (1888-1965), Signed copy

Auction:
2300
Lot:
235
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$1,998$1,700

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2300
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 30, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

Eliot, Thomas Stearns (1888-1965), Signed copy, The Cultivation of Christmas Trees, New York: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy, [1954], first edition, inscribed on title page and dated 1964, boards, (lacking wraps); together with Fisher, A Fair World for All.

Provenance: Ex-collection Eleanor Roosevelt, Hammer Galleries auction, 1964, lots 1601 and 1684 respectively, each with Eleanor Roosevelt bookplate and later notation from her son John A. Roosevelt, dated 1965.
Estimate $200-400

Keywords

Cudahy, Eleanor Roosevelt, John A. Roosevelt, First Ladies of the United States, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Roosevelt family, Scots-Irish Americans

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