The House of the Seven Gables, a Romance. NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE.

The House of the Seven Gables, a Romance.

Publisher: Boston: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, 1851.
Edition: First edition, Clark's fourth printing.
Bibliographical References: Clark A17.d., binding D; BAL 7604, binding D; Wright II, 1135.
Condition: Edges a little rubbed, with the corners showing; slightly worn at the head and foot of the spine; very good, bright copy, enclosed in a chemise and quarter morocco slipcase.
Book ID: 21280


8vo, original blind-stamped brown cloth, gilt lettering.


¶ Contemporary inscription in pencil on the front free endpaper. Bound without publisher's ads (like the binding E copy described by BAL). Both Clark and BAL state there is no known priority in the bindings. Binder's ticket of B. Bradley, Boston, on the rear paste-down.

Price: $1,500.00

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