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Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
338
Sold for:
$1,126$950

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

Description:

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882), Two titles: An Address Delivered Before the Senior Class in Divinity College, Cambridge, 1838, and An Address Delivered in the Court-house in Concord...on the Anniversary of the Emancipation of the Negores in the British West Indies, 1844, both Boston: James Munroe and Company, wraps, 8vo, (the former with some handling wear and light soiling, penciled name at upper right V. Henry Lodge, the latter with some edge chipping and small areas of loss); sold together with Rev. Mr. Ware's Sermon at the Ordination of Mr. Chandler Robbins, presentation copy, containing a hymn by Emerson, [1833], (edge wear, small spine tear, handling wear), (3 items total).
Estimate $200-250

Keywords

Cambridge, Divinity College, the Anniversary of the Emancipation of the Negores in the British West Indies, Indies, British West Indies, V. Henry Lodge, James Munroe, Chandler Robbins, American poets, Classical liberals, Concord, Massachusetts, Lecturers, Ralph Waldo Emerson

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