Jeffrey S. Evans & Assoc., Inc.
Live Auction

December 1, 2023: Premier Americana – Day One

Fri, Dec 1, 2023 09:00AM EST
Lot 1277


Estimate: $100 - $150
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$0 $10
$200 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
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$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

ANTIQUARIAN HAWTHORNE 15-VOLUME SET, The Works of Nathanael Hawthorne with Introductory Notes by George Parsons Lathrop, and Nathanael Hawthorne and His Wife A Biography by Julian Hawthorne, Illustrated with Etchings and Engravings on Steel, In Fifteen Volumes, Boston: Houghton, Mifflin & Co., 1882. Bound in half leather over marbled boards, with five raised bands and gilt-stamped titles and volume numbers on spine, with marbled endpapers and pages with gilt top edges.


Overall good to very good condition. Slight wear to most spines and a paint mark on spine of Volume 1, with wear to edges of some boards and some toning to page edges. Interior pages generally bright, including illustrations.
NOTE: All condition reports are based on general observations only, and are not meant to serve as a detailed analysis of condition. Please contact the department with your specific condition questions.

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From the Curtis Webster Collection, Princeton, NJ, descended in the McGraw-Hill Family.