A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers. Henry David Thoreau.
A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers
A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers

A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers.

Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1862.

Second edition. 413, [3]pp. 1 vols. 12mo. Original purple ribbed cloth, spine slightly sunned. Laid into a quarter green morocco and cloth slipcase and chemise. Bookplate of Henry Andrews Ingraham Allen p.5; BAL 20104; Borst A1.1. Item #313710

In 1862, Ticknor & Fields bought 145 bound copies and 450 unbound copies directly from Thoreau, printed and inserted a new title page, and re-issued them. This is the scarcest issue.

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