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NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE

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ONE OF ONLY 500 SETS SIGNED BY HAWTHORNE'S DAUGHTER ROSE AND NUMEROUS
ILLUSTRATORS, INCLUDING JESS WILLCOX SMITH AND HOWARD PYLE

HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel. The Writings. Boston and New York, 1900[-01]. Twenty-two volumes.

"Autograph Edition" of Nathaniel Hawthorne's works, number 252 of only 500 sets signed by his daughter Rose Hawthorne Lathrop, illustrated with 135 plates, including an engraved frontispiece in each volume in double-suite: hand-colored and black-and-white, the latter state signed by the artist. Contributing artists' signatures include Howard Pyle and Jesse Willcox Smith. An impressive, handsomely bound set. $4500.

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FIRST EDITION OF HAWTHORNE’S HOUSE OF THE SEVEN GABLES

HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel. House of the Seven Gables. Boston, 1851.

First edition, second printing, of this tale of an early 19th-century household, “solitary, declining, haunted by an ancestral curse,” one of 1969 copies published in April 1851, the same month as the first printing. $1800.

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