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    Nathaniel Hawthorne. Our Old Home: A Series of English Sketches. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1863. First edition, first printing. Brown cloth with covers blindstamped and spine stamped in blind and gilt. Very good.

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    Octavo. 398 pages, one page of advertisement at the rear.

    Some rubbing, lighlty bumped corners and spine ends which exhibit some loss, gilt on spine is rubbing off, some discolored spotting to covers and darkened textblock edges. Slighlty loose binding. Previous owner's notations on preliminary blank. Very good condition.  

    First edition, first printing points: Brown coated endpapers. Printed advertisement on page [399]. Page 145 "myterious" rather than "mysterious." BAL 7626



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