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Stowe, Harriet Beecher (1811-1896) Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life Among the Lowly.

Auction:
2950B
Lot:
374
Sold for:
$1,046$850

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2950B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 30, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Stowe, Harriet Beecher (1811-1896) Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life Among the Lowly. Boston: John P. Jewett & Co.; Cleveland, Ohio: Jewett, Proctor, & Worthington, 1852. First edition, first issue, with imprint of Hobart & Robbins on the copyright page, with Stowe's clipped signature laid into volume one, two octavo volumes, bound in uniform decorated brown crushed morocco by Tallibart, ex libris Nicholas Frederic Brady (1878-1930) with his bookplate, 7 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. (2)
Estimate $1,500-2,000


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Stewart Kennedy, American folklore, David Farragut, Farragut, Farragut, Tennessee, USS Preble

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