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Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862)

Auction:
2300
Lot:
355
Sold for:
$646$550

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

Description:

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) The Maine Woods, Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1864, first edition, first issue with April advertisements, original stamped brown cloth with gilt lettered spine, 8vo, with half morocco slip case, (slight fading to spine, very good overall).
Estimate $350-450

Keywords

Bookbinding, Civil disobedience, Ecological succession, Henry David Thoreau, Maine, Ticknor and Fields, Voluntaryists

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