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    Henry David Thoreau: Walden or Life in the Woods Signed by the Photographic Illustrator Edward Steichen (Boston: Printed at the Merrymount Press for the Members of The Limited Editions Club, 1936), first edition thus, 290 pages, illustrated paper boards shelf backed in black cloth with gilt spine titles, 4to (7.25" x 10"), housed in an original brown paper-covered slipcase with black spine titles. Illustrated with Photographs Taken at Various Seasons at Walden Pond by Edward Steichen and With an Introduction by Henry Seidel Canby. Number 27 of 1,500 copies signed "Steichen" by the illustrator on the limitation page bound at the rear of the book. The book is in very good condition, with lightly bumped corners, a bumped spine head, and light fading to the spine, housed in a very good original slipcase.

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    25th-26th Thursday-Friday
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