July 14, 2018 09:00 AM EDT Asheville, North Carolina


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Henry David Thoreau, Manuscript Edition

The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, Boston: Houghton Mifflin and Company, 1906, 20 volumes, Manuscript Edition, Number 405 of 600 numbered copies, signed by the publisher, with a manuscript leaf in Thoreau's hand tipped into Volume I, bound in elaborately gilt-decorated full leather with five raised bands, gilt decorated inner boards and moire endpapers, teg.

Provenance:Melrose Plantation, Thomasville, Georgia

Condition:

near fine with minor wear at the extremities, front boards of a few volumes are sensitive and show light wear, some wear to the heads of some volumes

Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$8,750
07/14/2018

 

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