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Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Flower Fables.

Auction:
3245T
Lot:
1036A
Sold for:
$246$200

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3245T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 08, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Flower Fables. Boston: George W. Briggs & Co., 1855. First edition of Alcott's first book, frontispiece and additional full-page illustrations, bound in full medium blue publisher's cloth boards blocked in blind and gilt on front board and spine, a tight copy, with some fading to spine and top edge of front board, and some spotting to contents, 7 x 4 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600


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Keywords

W. Briggs & Co., Louisa May, Alcott, Alcott family, American writers, Book design, Bookbinding, Flower Fables, Louisa May Alcott, Quincy family, Visual arts, Writers

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