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Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882)

Auction:
2256
Lot:
17
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$1,293$1,100

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2256
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 21, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882), Autograph letter signed, [undated], two pages, to Mr. T. M. Brewer, editor of the Boston Atlas, concerning the reprinting of a lecture that Emerson had given before the Mercantile Library Association, "...do not let the lecture itself be reported...It would be reprinted by good friends at Liverpool and Manchester and go straight to London - which would be a hateful thing to me...," (some smears and minor bleed through).
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Boston Atlas, Mercantile Library Association, T. M. Brewer, editor , London, Manchester, American poets, Emerson, Lecturers, Massachusetts, Ralph Waldo Emerson

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