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Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Fortune of the Republic , Author's Presentation Copy.

Auction:
3040B
Lot:
273
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Fortune of the Republic, Author's Presentation Copy. Boston: Osgood, 1879. Octavo, inscribed and initialed on ffep by Emerson to Elizabeth Palmer Peabody (1804-1894), bound in publisher's brown cloth, inner joint cracked, 6 3/4 x 4 1/4 in.
Estimate $3,000-4,000


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Keywords

Elizabeth Palmer Peabody, Education, Elizabeth Peabody, Emerson, Lecturers, Massachusetts, Phi Beta Kappa

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