06-01-2013 06-01-2013
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June 1, 2013 11:00 AMCalender

Dante, Alighieri (1265-1321) The Divine Comedy

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2658B Location: Boston Date / Time: June 01, 2013 11:00AM


Dante, Alighieri (1265-1321) The Divine Comedy, trans. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882). Boston: Ticknor & Fields, 1867.
[with] The New Life, trans. Charles Eliot Norton (1827-1908), first editions, four volumes bound in uniform publisher's green pebbled cloth, lettered in gilt, t.e.g., some headcaps bumped, with slight damage, rubbed, some spotting to spine of volume one, 7 x 10 in. (4)
Estimate $600-800

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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Charles Eliot Norton