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Browning, Robert (1812-1889) Parleyings with Certain People, Author's Presentation Copy, Signed.

Auction:
2865B
Lot:
111
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

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Books & Manuscripts - 2865B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2015 11:00AM

Description:

Browning, Robert (1812-1889) Parleyings with Certain People, Author's Presentation Copy, Signed. London: Smith, Elder, & Co., 1887.
First edition, octavo, inscribed on half-title to "Miss Emily Harris, with the best regards of Robert Browning," bound in publisher's brick red cloth, housed in custom chemise and slipcase, 6 3/4 x 4 in.
[Together with] Men and Women, London: Chapman and Hall, 1855, first edition, in two octavo volumes, bound in uniform publisher's green blind blocked cloth, 6 3/4 x 4 in. (3)
Estimate $1,200-1,500


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Emily Harris, Browning, Octavo, Robert Browning, London

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