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Auction:
2256
Lot:
319
Sold for:
$588$500

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

Description:

(Decorative Bindings), Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Boston and New York, Houghton Mifflin Company, 1886-1913, in eleven volumes, crushed blue gilt tooled calf by Zaehnsdorf for A.C. McClurg & Co., Riverside Edition, The Riverside Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 8vo, (minor chipping, bumping, spine tears, worming, and calf loss).
Estimate $150-250

Keywords

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, The Riverside Press, Cambridge, Zaehnsdorf, A.C. McClurg & Co., Houghton Mifflin Company, Massachusetts, Book design, Bookbinding, Calf, Graphic design, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Printing

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