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Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain Signed Copy of The Song of Hiawatha

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
127
Sold for:
$738$600

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

Description:

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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Keywords

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