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Auction:
2764B
Lot:
451
Sold for:
$800$650

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

Description:

Harper's Weekly, January 4 through December 27, 1873.
Folio volume containing one year's issues, bound in half calf and marbled paper boards, including the following wood engravings after Winslow Homer: Wreck of the Atlantic, April 26; The Noon Recess, June 28; The Bathers, August 2; The Nooning, August 16; Sea-side Sketches, a Clam Bake, August 23; Snap the Whip, September 20; Gloucester Harbor, September 27; Ship-Building, Gloucester Harbor, October 11, Dad's Coming!, November 1; The Last Days of Harvest, December 6; and The Morning Bell, December 13; binding worn, 15 1/2 x 10 3/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


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Harper's Weekly, Winslow Homer, Gloucester Harbor, Whip, The Last Days

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