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    Nathaniel Hawthorne. Two Copies of His Franklin Pierce Biography, including: Life of Franklin Pierce. Boston: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, 1852. Publisher's dark green blindstamped cloth. A very good copy. [and:] Publisher's printed wrappers. Good condition.

    More Information: including: Life of Franklin Pierce. Boston: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, 1852. First edition. Twelvemo. Four-page publisher's catalog, 144 pages. Publisher's dark green blindstamped cloth. Yellow endpapers. Moderate edge wear. Chipped and soiled boards. Scattered toning. Mild soiling to last few pages. A very good copy. [and:] Life of Franklin Pierce. Boston: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, 1852. First edition. Twelvemo. 144 pages. Publisher's printed wrappers. Soiling to wrappers, with scattered mild staining to textblock. Some chipping around the edges and corners. Approximately one-fourth of the rear wrapper is missing. Good condition.

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    June, 2010
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