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    Sale 2011

    Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

    12 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 177 A

    HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel (1804-1864). The Complete Works. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1900-1902.

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    HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel (1804-1864). The Complete Works. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1900-1902.

    23 volumes, 8o. Engraved frontispieces in each volume, additional engraved title-page in vols. I-XXII. Contemporary half morocco, spines gilt, top edge gilt, others uncut (back cover of vol. X detached, some wear at joints and spine ends).

    LIMITED EDITION, number 147 of 500 copies of the "Large Paper Edition" (600 copies were printed on the final volume). (23)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Pierre M. Schlumberger