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Dana, Richard Henry (1812-1882)

Auction:
2526B
Lot:
194
Sold for:
$207$175

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2526B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 14, 2010 11:00AM

Description:

Dana, Richard Henry (1812-1882), Two Years Before the Mast. A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1840, first edition, second issue, with undotted "i" on copyright page & broken type in headline on page 9, original tan cloth, small 8vo, (spine lost, slightly cocked, cover nearly detached, scattered mostly marginal spotting throughout). BAL 4434; Cowan p.156; Graff 998; Howes D49; Zamorano Eighty 26.
Estimate $250-350

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Dana, Richard Henry, Bookbinding

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