Lot 121 of 377:
Uncommon American edition of Coleridge's famous autobiography  

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Title:
Biographia Literaria; or, Biographical Sketches of my Literary Life and Opinions
Author:
Coleridge, Samuel Taylor
Place:
New York
Publisher:
Kirk and Mercein
Date:
1817
Description:

2 volumes in 1. 12mo, recent quarter calf period style, marbled paper boards, red calf label, gilt rules and lettering.  First American Edition.

The uncommon American edition of Coleridge's famous autobiography, published the same year as the first London edition.  American Bibliography 40512.  

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Repaired worming in the margins of the title-page and first eight leaves; slight paper flaw to one leaf (just touching the text); lacking the terminal ads or blanks; very good.
 
Item number:
300094
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