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HOUSE OF THE SEVEN GABLES

By: Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Bohn: 1851

Edition: First British Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 32

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


8vo; Pirated edition appeared in England the same year as the US true first and is nearly as scarce and valuable. View more info

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THE MARBLE FAUN

By: Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Ticknor & Fields: 1860

Edition: First US Edition; Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 33

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket; Both volumes show some expected wear to spines and board corners, primarily cloth loss to spine ends (varies, but ave. approx 1/3" to 1/2" top/bottom), w/some closed vertical tears and in spots at spine edge w/moderate rubbing to board corners; faint 1894 previous owner name/date to first blank; Vol I w/browning to 1/2" upper corners, else leaves about FINE. Vol II, but for a few fox marks, leaves essentially FINE.


PREFACE PRECEDES CONTENTS; PUB. ADV. ARE MARCH, 1860 at rear of Vol Fully bound brown cloth -- original publisher, NOT rebound! -- over boards . W/GILT stamped lettering to spine; and blind stamped decorations and blocking to front and spine. Vol I: 283pp; followed by 16pp pub. adv.; Vol II: 288pp. Brown coated endpapers.I. ; 8vo; With the conclusion added for the fourth issue demanded by readers of the 8000 copies of the first three issues... View more info