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Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862)

Auction:
2300
Lot:
353
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$2,115$1,800

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

Description:

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862), A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers, Boston and Cambridge: James Munroe and Company, 1849, first edition, first issue with advertisement for Walden on last page, gilt lettered brown cloth with scrolls on spine, 8vo, (losses to hinges, flyleaf starting, corners bumped).
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Concord river, Merrimack river, James Munroe, Cambridge, American poets, Civil disobedience, Concord, Massachusetts, Ecological succession, Flyleaf, Henry David Thoreau, Voluntaryists, Walden

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