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Dana, Richard Henry Jr. (1815-1882) Two Years Before the Mast. A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
184
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Dana, Richard Henry Jr. (1815-1882) Two Years Before the Mast. A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea. London: Moxon [printed by Bradbury & Evans], 1841.
First English edition, octavo, text printed in two columns, bound in full dark calfskin, boards gilt-ruled, spine tooled, 9 x 6 in.
Estimate $500-700


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