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Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 22 October 1858.

Auction:
3012T
Lot:
1034
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3012T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 23, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 22 October 1858. Octavo-format wove paper bifolium inscribed over four pages. To Reverend William Fish in Cortland, New York, seeking to fill a scheduled tour to that part of the country in January, to include visits to Albany, Auburn, Cortland, Port Byron, Batavia, and thence to Cleveland, Ohio; noting his fee of thirty dollars. Old folds, 7 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

William Fish, American literature, Concord, Massachusetts, Cortland, Cortland, New York, Emerson, Lecturers, Massachusetts, Mystics, Neo-Vedanta, Nondualism, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Cleveland

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