14 June 2006
MUIR, John. The Writings. Boston and New York, Houghton Mifflin Company, 1916.
10 volumes, 8o. Illustrated. Contemporary brown morocco gilt, sides and spine with an elaborately gilt tooled leafy and tudor rose design, top edge gilt, other uncut, brown morocco turn-ins and pigskin doublures upper doublures with a central gilt monogram "HSM" and a tudor rose design in each corner, white silk linings bound at the Riverside Press. Provenance: William Randolph Hearst (a letter from Hammer Galleries, laid in).
LIMITED "MANUSCRIPT" EDITION number 55 of 750 sets, with a manuscript leaf by Muir tipped in volume one. (10)
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