Lot 635 of 766:
The Search After Happiness  

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Estimate:
$100 - $150

Title:
The Search After Happiness: A Pastoral Drama

Author:
Moore, Hannah

Place:
Philadelphia

Publisher:
Johnson & Warner

Date:
1811

Description:

72 pp. Engraved frontispiece. (12mo) period stiff yellow wrappers.

Written by Moore when she was just 15 years old. First published in 1773. The frontispiece is engraved by B. Tanner, one of America's premier early engravers on copper and steel.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Front joint splitting; frontispiece browned; very good.


 
Item number:
264431
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