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    Henry James. A Passionate Pilgrim. Boston: 1875. First edition of the author's first book, first issue binding.

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    Henry James. A Passionate Pilgrim, and Other Tales. Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1875. First edition of the author's first book. Octavo. 496 pages. Publisher's first issue binding ("J. R. Osgood & Co." imprint on spine) of full terra-cotta cloth, boards double-ruled in blind, spine ruled and lettered in gilt. Spine barely sunned, some rubbing and moderate edgewear to binding, hinges just starting, a few gutters slightly overopened. Slightly skewed. Bookseller's ticket on front pastedown with light offsetting to front free endpaper. Still, a very good copy. From the collection of Donald Kaufmann.

    Edel and Laurence, A1.



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