• The William E. Self Library, I auction at Christies

    Sale 2153

    The William E. Self Library, Important English and American Literature

    4 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 146

    HARTE, Bret (1836-1902). The Luck of Roaring Camp, and Other Sketches. Boston: Fields, Osgood and Co., 1870.

    Price Realised  

    HARTE, Bret (1836-1902). The Luck of Roaring Camp, and Other Sketches. Boston: Fields, Osgood and Co., 1870.

    8o (177 x 108). Original green cloth, gilt-lettered on spine (some light wear at extremities); quarter morocco slipcase. Provenance: Henry C. Taylor (bookplate).

    FIRST EDITION, not containing the story "Brown of Calaveras." BAL 7246.

    [Boxed with:] A copy of the second edition, containing the story "Brown of Calaveras." Boston, 1870. Original green cloth, gilt-lettered on spine (some light wear at extremities). BAL 7247. (2)


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