Lot 287 of 438:
Paris edition of Gleanings in Europe  

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Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
England. With Sketches of Society in the Metropolis
Author:
Cooper, James Fenimore
Place:
Paris
Publisher:
Baudry's European Library
Date:
1837
Description:

xii, 317 pages. (8vo), 20.4x12.6 cm (8x5"), contemporary maroon half calf, marbled paper boards, black leather label, gilt decorations and lettering. One of two editions published in Paris in 1837, priority unknown, following the first London edition. 

Preceded the first American Edition, which was published under the title Gleanings in Europe: England (Philadelphia, 1837).

Contemporary armorial bookplate of James Goodson on the front pastedown.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Edges a little rubbed; very good.
 
Item number:
291366
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