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October 30, 2016 11:00 AMCalender

Melville, Herman (1819-1891) Moby Dick or the Whale , Illustrated by Rockwell Kent (1882-1971).

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Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2950BLocation: BostonDate / Time: October 30, 2016 11:00AM


Melville, Herman (1819-1891) Moby Dick or the Whale, Illustrated by Rockwell Kent (1882-1971). Chicago: Lakeside Press, 1930. Limited edition, one of 1,000 copies printed, illustrated throughout with Kent's woodcuts, bound in publisher's uniform beveled black cloth, stamped in silver on front boards and spines, top edges stained black; lacking the aluminum slipcase and dust jackets, spines sunned, corners with slight wear, contents good, 11 1/2 x 8 1/4 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

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