05-21-2008 05-22-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
May 21, 2008 05:00 PMCalender

(American History and Literature)

Auction: Discovery - 2410 Location: Bolton Date / Time: May 21, 2008 5:00PM


(American History and Literature), Ward, Artemus, His Book, New York, 1864, inscribed on flyleaf, tooled cloth, 8vo, (bumped, chipped, spine with tears, scattered foxing, with newspaper article tipped to rear endsheets); Wilson, Edith Bolling, My Memoir, Indianapolis, 1939, first edition, inscribed on flyleaf, cloth with dust jacket, 8vo, (good); Tarbell, Ida Minerva (1857-1944), The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte, New York: The Macmillan Company, 1931, signed May 1935 on flyleaf, cloth, with dust jacket, 8vo, (good); Field, Eugene, A Little Book of Profitable Tales, New York, 1891, signed July 24, 1893 on flyleaf, cloth, 8vo, (chipped, bumped, somewhat loose); Wiggin, Kate Douglas, My Garden of Memory, Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin, 1923, original cloth, signed and dated photograph pasted to the back of the frontispiece, 8vo, (good).
Estimate $125-175


Edith Bolling, Wilson, Napoleon Bonaparte, Indianapolis, Ida Minerva, Macmillan Company, Kate Douglas, My Garden of Memory