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Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882), Presentation Copy to Family

Auction:
2483
Lot:
336
Sold for:
$49,770$42,000

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882), Presentation Copy to Family, Essays [First Series], Boston: James Munroe and Company, 1841, first edition, original gilt lettered and stamped brown cloth, inscribed "William Emerson from his brother Waldo, 19 March 1841," 8vo, (cover corners chipped and bumped, spine hinge split, interior with minor spotting).
Estimate $800-1,200

cover corners chipped and bumped, spine hinge split, interior with minor spotting

Keywords

William Emerson, James Munroe, Bookbinding, Ralph Waldo Emerson

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