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THOREAU, Henry David (1817-1862). The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, with Bibliographical Introductions and Full Indexes. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1884-1894.
11 volumes, 8o (195 x 123 mm). Half-titles and frontispieces (some browning). Contemporary green half morocco, spines in 6 compartments with 5 raised bands, gilt-lettered in two, others decoratively gilt, top edges gilt, others uncut (lightly rubbed and scuffed, rear cover volume 3 detached).
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