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    Sale 2090

    European Furniture, Sculpture, Works Of Art, Tapestries And Carpets

    22 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 224

    LONGFELLOW, Henry Wadsworth. The complete Writings. Bost., [1904].

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    LONGFELLOW, Henry Wadsworth. The complete Writings. Bost., [1904].
    11 volumes, 8o, Illustrated. Contemporary red leather morocco spines elaborately gilt in six compartments, gilt lettered in two. LIMITED EDITION "DE LUXE" numbered 664 of 750 sets with a check from his publisher endorsed by Longfellow in volume one. Provenance: Percival and Ethel Foederer (Bookplate)
    Together with KEATS, John. Poetical works. Edited by H. Buxton Forman. London: Reeves and Turner 1889, 4 volumes, 8o. Red morocco bindings, elaborately gilt, originally cloth bound in. Provenance: Lloyd B. Halverson (bookplate) (15)


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