Lot 11 of 565:
Alger, Slow and Sure, 1st ed., 1st state  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Slow and Sure: or, From the Street to the Shop
Author:
Alger, Horatio, Jr.
Place:
Boston
Publisher:
Loring, Publisher
Date:
[1872]
Description:

280 pp. (12mo) original blind-stamped green cloth lettered in gilt with vignette on spine. First Book Edition, first state.

With an undamaged "C" in "ETC." on title page as called for on Gardner pp. 114-5. Ownership marks on front free endpaper.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Rubbing at ends of somewhat darkened and leaning spine, corners and edges rubbed a bit as well; front hinge starting, some pencil marks; about very good.
 
Item number:
309582
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