Emerson Essays Rare Books

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About this Item: James R. Osgood and Company, Boston, 1876. Hardcover. First Edition, First Issue, meeting all requisite points. 12mo. 314pp. GOOD. Shows some fraying of the topmost and bottommost of the spine, the occasional rubbing mark and blemish of the boards, first signature ever so lightly loose but holding strong, otherwise the binding is strong and tight, the text is clean and unmarked, and the boards are bright and colorful. As pictured. Seller Inventory # [O]R325

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About this Item: Fields, Osgood & Co., Boston, 1868. Hardcover. First Edition Thus; Vintage Copy. Book condition is Very Good- in marbled boards, 1/2 leather binding. Marbled end papers. Edge wear, a few bumps and scuffs to exterior. Text is unmarked. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Seller Inventory # 12350

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THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY [ GEORGE SILVERMAN'S EXPLANATION ] Volume XXI

Ralph Waldo Emerson, Charles Dickens, Henry James, Alfred Tennyson, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Et Al

Published by Fields, Osgood & Co., Boston(1868)

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First Edition

Hardcover

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About this Item: Fields, Osgood & Co., Boston, 1866. Hardcover. First Edition Thus; Vintage Copy. Book condition is Very Good in marbled boards, 1/2 leather binding. Marbled end papers. Edge wear, a few bumps and scuffs to exterior. Tear to base of page 1. Text is unmarked. Includes the first appearance of "Reconstruction," by Frederick Douglass. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Seller Inventory # 12353

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About this Item: Peoples Book Club, New York, 1949. Hardcover. First Edition; First Printing. Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. Peoples Book Club, MCMXLIX (1949) , first edition, with seven original illustrations by Walter S. Oschman. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Original dust jacket. Seller Inventory # 113372

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About this Item: Harvard University Press, U.S.A., 1994. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. 1st Printing of the 1994 HUPress 1sts Edition thus, with introduction by Philip Nicoloff and notes by Robert E, Burkholder. Text, with textual introduction and apparatus, established by Douglas Emory Wilson. Book is straight, square, securely bound and free of markings and blemishes. Cover and unclipped Dust Jacket are clean and right, with sharp corners, minor bumping to headbands and tails, minor curling to DJ flaps, crisply legible lettering (gilt stamped to Cover spine) and crisply distinct design. (Please see Seller images). ISBN 0674139925. ShiroBooks, independent bookseller, takes pride in accurate descriptions, careful wrapping and safe shipping. ADDITIONAL CHARGE MAY APPLY, DUE TO WEIGHT, IF SHIPPED OUTSIDE CONTINENTAL US; CONTACT SHIROBOOKS PRIOR TO ORDERING or for more information, details or photos. Seller Inventory # 002253

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About this Item: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, U.S.A., 1961. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 1st Printing of the 1961 Belknap1st Edition thus, of the Vol II only. Edited, with foreword and scholarly and critical notes, by William H. Gilman, Alfred R. Ferguson and Merrell R. Davis. An ex-library copy, the Volume has the typical indicators: DJ flaps are taped to Cover; evidence of card pocket removal from ffep; stamp and other library markings on top and bottom edges, half title, copyright pages and preface; filing classification taped to DJ spine. Book is straight, square, securely bound (no gutter splitting), uniformly age toned and free of other markings and blemishes. Cover has sharp corners, straight headband, lightly bumped spine, crisply legible and clearly distinct gilt lettering and artwork. Dust Jacket is unclipped (still showing original USD $10 price), encased in protective mylar, clean and bright, and shows very mild rubbing at top of backstrip and to corners. (Please see Seller images). Pre-SBN. ShiroBooks, independent bookseller, takes pride in accurate descriptions, careful wrapping and safe shipping. ADDITIONAL CHARGE WILL APPLY, DUE TO WEIGHT, IF SHIPPED OUTSIDE CONTINENTAL US; CONTACT SHIROBOOKS PRIOR TO ORDERING or for more information, details or photos. Seller Inventory # 002232

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About this Item: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, U.S.A., 1966. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. 1st Edition. 1st Printing of the 1966 Belknap1st Edition thus, of the Vol VI only. Edited, with introduction and scholarly and critical notes, by Ralph H. Orth. An ex-library copy, the Volume has the typical indicators: evidence of card pocket removal from ffep, residue on Cover, pastedowns and endpapers from DJ taping; stamp or other library marking on title, half title, preface, copyright pages, and top and bottom edges; and filing classification number inked to Cover spine. Book is straight, square, securely bound (no gutter splitting), lightly and uniformly age toned with some age mottling along the top edge, and, except for some soil spots near bottom of fore edge, free of other markings and blemishes. Cover has sharp corners, straight headband and spine, crisply legible and clearly distinct gilt lettering and artwork. Unclipped Dust Jacket (with original USD $12 price present) shows rubbing and soiling, particularly along rear panel, overall chipping, with most significant flaws being 4" x 6" x 6" triangular loss from front panel that extends to an additional 4 tear around backstrip to rear panel (no loss). (Please see Seller images). Pre-SBN. ShiroBooks, independent bookseller, takes pride in accurate descriptions, careful wrapping and safe shipping. ADDITIONAL CHARGE WILL APPLY, DUE TO WEIGHT, IF SHIPPED OUTSIDE CONTINENTAL US; CONTACT SHIROBOOKS PRIOR TO ORDERING or for more information, details or photos. Seller Inventory # 002230

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About this Item: Belknap Press: An Imprint of Harvard University Press, U.S.A., 1983. Hardcover. Condition: Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. 1st Printing of the 1983 Belknap1st Edition thus, of the Essays: Second Series only. Text established by Alfred R. Ferguson and Jean Ferguson Carr, with textual introduction and apparatus by Carr; historical introduction and notes by Joseph Slater. An ex-library copy, the Volume has few of the typical indicators: marked out stamp on top edge and rear pastedown, sticker on front pastedown, evidence of removals of card pocket from rfep and filing classification sticker from Cover spine. Book is straight, square, securely bound (no gutter splitting), lightly and uniformly age toned and free of other markings and blemishes. Cover is clean, with straight tail, bumped headband, bumped, rubbed and fraying corners, and crisply legible, clearly distinct gilt lettering. No Dust Jacket. (Please see Seller images). ISBN 0674139909. ShiroBooks, independent bookseller, takes pride in accurate descriptions, careful wrapping and safe shipping. ADDITIONAL CHARGE MAY APPLY, DUE TO WEIGHT, IF SHIPPED OUTSIDE CONTINENTAL US; CONTACT SHIROBOOKS PRIOR TO ORDERING or for more information, details or photos. Seller Inventory # 002219

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Editorial Reviews

Review

A "critical" and unmodernized text as close to Emerson's original intent as modern bibliographic research can come. (Library Journal)

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About the Author

Alfred R. Ferguson was Professor of English at the University of Massachusetts, Boston.

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Editorial Reviews

Review

A "critical" and unmodernized text as close to Emerson's original intent as modern bibliographic research can come. (Library Journal)

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About the Author

Alfred R. Ferguson was Professor of English at the University of Massachusetts, Boston.

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Editorial Reviews

Review

A "critical" and unmodernized text as close to Emerson's original intent as modern bibliographic research can come. (Library Journal)

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About the Author

Alfred R. Ferguson was Professor of English at the University of Massachusetts, Boston.

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