Lot 247 of 426:
Henry Ward Beecher Norwood inscribed  

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$200 - $300

Title:
Norwood; or, Village Life in New England
Author:
Beecher, Henry Ward
Place:
New York
Publisher:
Charles Scribner & Company
Date:
1868
Description:

xi, [1], 549, [1] + [2] ad pp. Original brown cloth, gilt spine. First Edition.

Inscribed and signed by the author on the front pastedown in the year of publication: "Dr. A. Cooke Hule, with regards of the author - Henry Ward Beecher. March 12, 1868." Henry Ward Beecher was an American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, and speaker, known for his support of the abolition of slavery, his emphasis on God's love, and his 1875 adultery trial. He was the brother of Harriet Beecher Stowe.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Some general wear and soiling to cloth with rubbing to extremities, sunning to spine; Toning and some foxing to endpapers, minor dampstain to top edge of many pages; very good.
 
Item number:
309545
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