Alexis de Tocqueville. Democracy in America. Translated by Henry Reeve, Esq. With an Original Preface by John C. Spencer... New York: J. and H. G. Langley, 1840. Fourth Edition, revised and corrected from the eighth Paris Edition. Two octavo volumes. [2, blank], xvi, 494; [2, blank], xx, 385, [5, blank] pages; hand-colored map on thin paper mounted in front of volume I. Publisher's brown cloth, boards decoratively ruled and paneled in blind, spines ruled in blind and stamped in gilt; yellow-coated endleaves. Backstrips dulled, some light edgewear and mild soiling. Endpapers lightly soiled; tape repair to verso of folding map; a few gutters slightly over-opened; text block foxed. Still, a near fine copy; difficult to find in collectible condition.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Books - Small (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    ** Lots bearing estimates and without Consignor Reserve shall open at Heritage Auctions' discretion (usually 25% to 60% of the low estimate).

    Auction Info

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    14th Thursday 11:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    14th Thursday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    24 Days 8h 1m
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
    Lot Tracking Activity: 16
    Page Views: 88

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $250,000 (minimum $19), plus 20% of any amount between $250,000 and $2,500,000, plus 12% of any amount over $2,500,000 per lot.

    This lot is in: 1 - Grand Format Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 45001-45293) - 12:00 PM Central Time, Thursday, September 14, 2017.
    (Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session.)

    Show All Session Information

    Show Auction Type Info

    Exhibition Viewing Times, Title Page, Floor Session and License Information

    Additional Location Info:
    Heritage Auctions - Dallas
    3500 Maple Ave
    17th Floor
    Dallas, TX 75219

    Opening Bid:
    Bid Protection
    w/ Buyer's Premium (BP) : $1,875.00 Minimum Next Bid: $1,500 ($1,875.00 w/ BP)