Lot 3 of 565:
Horatio Alger, Bound to Rise  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Bound to Rise; Or, Harry Walton's Motto
Author:
Alger, Horatio, Jr.
Place:
Boston
Publisher:
Loring, Publisher
Date:
[1873]
Description:

331 pp. Wood engraved frontispiece with series title page.  (12mo) original blindstamped purple cloth. First Book Edition, early state.

Early state with ads at front showing the Second Series of the Tattered Tom and Luck and Pluck Series as 'preparing'. Volume does contain the illustration facing p. 16 but has the original placing of the engraving facing p. 254.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Bumps at ends of darkened and leaning spine, corners lightly bumped, soiling to cloth; front hinge cracked, leaves toned, a few pencil marks; about very good.
 
Item number:
309585
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