05-03-2014 05-03-2014
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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2724M Marlborough
May 3, 2014 10:00 AMCalender

Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain Signed Copy of The Song of Hiawatha

Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2724M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 03, 2014 10:00AM


Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain Signed Copy of The Song of Hiawatha, c. 1855, first edition copy of The Song of Hiawatha by Longfellow, signed J.L. Chamberlain on the title page, and J.L. Chamberlain/Personal Copy on the fly leaf, inside cover is written John R Van Winkle/1912/Grandma, ht. 7 3/8, wd. 5 in.
Estimate $400-600

Some light browning on pages and some water stains.

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The Song of Hiawatha, Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain Signed, L. Chamberlain, John R Van Winkle