Lot 395 of 459:
Works of Washington Irving, 1840  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$48
Estimate:
$10 - $100

Title:
The Works of Washington Irving

Author:
Irving, Washington

Place:
Philadelphia

Publisher:
Lea & Blanchard

Date:
1840

Description:

2 volumes. 534; 516 pp. With frontispiece portrait. (8vo) 25x15.5 cm (10x6"), bound in later brown cloth, gilt spines. First Edition.

An early attempt by an American publisher to issue a complete edition of Irving’s works. It omits Salmagundi, probably on the grounds of its co-authorship.


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Condition:
Some wear and rubbing to bindings; scattered light foxing; very good.

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Item number:
290764a
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