3 December 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 500
Estimate USD 300 - USD 500
COOPER, James Fenimore (1789-1851). A Letter to His Countrymen. New York: John Wiley, 1834.
8o (223 x 140 mm). (Some spotting and a few pale stains.) Original cherry cloth-backed buff printed paper boards (spine worn, boards rubbed and a bit marked). Provenance: George Barr McCutcheon (1866-1928; bookplate).
FIRST EDITION. From the library of American novelist, playwright and bibliophile George Barr McCutcheon. The color of the cloth used for the spine is not one of the several recorded. BAL 3866; Sabin 16464; Spiller and Blackburn 18.
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