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Melville, Herman (1819-1891) Moby Dick , Illustrated and Inscribed by Rockwell Kent (1882-1971).

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
308
Sold for:
$800$650

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

Description:

Melville, Herman (1819-1891) Moby Dick, Illustrated and Inscribed by Rockwell Kent (1882-1971). New York: Random House, 1930.
Trade edition, octavo, in publisher's black cloth, silver embossed spine and boards, inscribed on ffep, "To my friend Roy J. Whitehead by Rockwell Kent," edges slightly dusty and lightly spotted, 7 x 5 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600


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Rockwell, Melville, Roy J. Whitehead

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