LIFE AND LETTERS OF JOHN GREENLEAF WHITTIER

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LIFE AND LETTERS OF JOHN GREENLEAF WHITTIER
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Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, . First Trade Edition Two-volume set in original green cloth. BAL 22172. Tipped to the front endpaper is a 3-page AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED (ALS) from Pickard expressing his surprise over the London edition of this book sent to him by the recipient of the letter--"The receipt of the London edition of my book is the first intimation I have had that such an edition was issued"--and comparing it to this American edition. Illustrated with plates and a facsimile of Whittier's handwriting. Paper split on hinges of second volume but tight with some loss of gilt to the spine. Near Fine (Item ID: 003264)


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