Astraea

By Holmes, Oliver Wendell

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Astraea

by HOLMES, OLIVER WENDELL

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Peter L. Stern & Company, Inc.
Published
1850
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First Edition. BAL 8757; first printing, state A; binding A. Publisher’s boards; spine perished, and while the boards are in v
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Boston: Ticknor, Reed and Fields, 1850. First Edition. BAL 8757; first printing, state A; binding A. Publisher’s boards; spine perished, and while the boards are in very good condition, the book needs to be resewn and rebacked; a short 1887 holograph letter signed by Holmes is tipped in.
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Boston: Ticknor, Reed and Fields. Near Fine. 1850. Hardcover. Original printed glazed cream-yellow boards. First edition, first printing without book list. Signature mark 3 (p. 33) is set under the "en" in "fragment". Pages uncut (unopened). Almost new condition. BAL 8757 ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 39 pages .
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Boston: Ticknor, Reed and Fields, 1850. FIRST EDITION. Original yellow printed boards, cover soiled; a few occasional spots to interior, otherwise a clean uncut copy housed in a cloth folding case. Inscription to verso of title. First edition, first printing, state A, without the advertisement between front endpapers; binding A. Until the Cambridge edition of 1895, this poem never… Read more
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ASTRAEA: The Balance of Illusions. A Poem Delivered Before the Phi Beta Kappa Society of Yale College, August 14, 1850. Published by Request of the Society

by Holmes, Oliver Wendell [1809 - 1894]

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Tavistock Books, ABAA
Published
1850
Condition
Modest wear & soiling to binding, with board showing at tips. A VG+ copy in a handsome Nr Fline slipcase.
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1st edition, first printing, state A (BAL 8757; Tilton, p. 47-48
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Boston: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, 1850. 1st edition, first printing, state A (BAL 8757; Tilton, p. 47-48). Pale yellow printed glazed paper boards (BAL Binding A). Chemised, and housed in a maroon quarter-morocco slipcase. Modest wear & soiling to binding, with board showing at tips. A VG+ copy in a handsome Nr Fline slipcase.. 39, [1… Read more
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Astraea

by HOLMES, Oliver Wendell

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George S. MacManus Company
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HOLMES, Oliver Wendell. Astraea: The Balance of Illusions. A Poem Delivered Before the Phi Beta Kappa Society of Yale College, August 14, 1850. Original cloth. Boston: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, 1850. First edition. BAL 8757. Binding C. Spine rubbed, lettering no longer legible. Very good. With an ALS laid in: "Dear Sir, It gives me pleasure to comply with… Read more
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Boston, Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, 1850., 1850. 8vo. 39 pages. Original printed glazed cream-yellow boards (binding A; skillfully rebacked). Very good. Enclosed in a 1/2 brown morocco slipcase with folding chemise. Bookplate of Alfred M. Hellman. First printing, State A, with the ampersand in the printer's imprint set somewhat above the line. BAL 8757.. F. Hardcover.
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2019. SUPER DELUXE EDITION. New. Antique look with Golden Leaf Printing and embossing with round Spine completely handmade binding(extra customization on request like Color Leather, Colored book, special gold leaf printing etc.) Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1850]. This book is printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life,… Read more
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2019. SUPER DELUXE EDITION. New. Antique look with Golden Leaf Printing and embossing with round Spine completely handmade binding(extra customization on request like Color Leather, Colored book, special gold leaf printing etc.) Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1850]. This book is printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life,… Read more
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2019. SUPER DELUXE EDITION. New. Antique look with Golden Leaf Printing and embossing with round Spine completely handmade binding(extra customization on request like Color Leather, Colored book, special gold leaf printing etc.) Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1850]. This book is printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life,… Read more
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ASTRAEA

by Holmes, Oliver Wendell

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Edward T. Pollack Fine Arts
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1850
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Astraea: The Balance of Illusions..

by Holmes, Oliver Wendell

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Common Crow Books
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1850
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Good
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$75.00

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Boston: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, 1850. Hardcover. Good. First edition, 1850, later state with ads bound in between the front endpapers, glazed yellow printed boards, 39 pp, good copy, binding with spottiness, soil, looks like small red wax stain to front cover, the aforementioned ads show some stains and foxing, rest of text bright.
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Astraea: The Balance of Illusions

by Holmes, Oliver Wendell

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By Books Alone
Published
1850
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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Boston: Ticknor, Reed, & Fields, 1850. Spine ends worn; a few minor spots and stains.. First Edition. Original Yellow Boards. Good.
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Boston: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, 1850. 12mo. 4, 39, [1 (blank)] pp. First edition. First printing, state B (A?) (signature mark 3 on p. 33 is set under the "ag" in the word "fragment"), binding A. One of 2,500 copies printed September 1850.          BAL 8757. Publisher's printed cream paper boards, rebacked with cloth tape, yellow endpapers; title, author's name, and… Read more
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Astraea: The Balance of Illusions. A Poem delivered before the Phi Beta Kappa Society of Yale College, August 14, 1850.

by HOLMES, Oliver Wendell.

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Jeffrey H. Marks Rare Books
Published
1850.
Condition
Engraved bookplate; ink ownership signature; slight use to cloth; tight and sound.
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Second printing; State A (B?); binding B.
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Boston:: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields,, 1850.. Second printing; State A (B?); binding B.. publisher's cloth.. Engraved bookplate; ink ownership signature; slight use to cloth; tight and sound.. 12mo,. BAL 8757.
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ASTRAEA: THE BALANCE OF ILLUSION. A POEM DELIVERED BEFORE THE PHI BETA KAPPA SOCIETY OF YALE COLLEGE, AUGUST 14, 1850

by HOLMES, Oliver Wendell

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Charles Agvent
Published
1850
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Spine, as is usually the case, partly eroded. Rubbed and edgeworn. Contents partly soiled, foxed. Good+
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First Edition
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Boston: Ticknor, Reed & Fields, 1850. First Edition. Original glazed boards. Spine, as is usually the case, partly eroded. Rubbed and edgeworn. Contents partly soiled, foxed. Good+. BAL 8757: State A, Binding A of original glazed boards: 2500 copies.
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Astraea: The Balance Of Illusions

by Oliver Wendell Holmes

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Ergodebooks
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2010-05-22
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Good
ISBN
9781161608250
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Kessinger Publishing, LLC, 2010-05-22. Hardcover. Good.
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ASTRAEA: THE BALANCE OF ILLUSIONS. A POEM DELIVERED BEFORE THE PHI BETA KAPPA SOCIETY OF YALE COLLEGE, AUGUST 14, 1850

by Holmes, Oliver Wendell

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poor mans books
Published
1850
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Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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Boston: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields. Good with no dust jacket. 1850. First Edition. Hardcover. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 38 pages; No ads, glazed paper boards, spine cover worn off. BAL 8757. 1st issue. With #3 below en on pg 33, in creme color paper over boards. .
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2019. Leather Bound. New. Leather Binding on Spine and Corners with Golden Leaf Printing on round Spine. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1850]. This book is printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its… Read more
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2019. Leather Bound. New. Leather Binding on Spine and Corners with Golden Leaf Printing on round Spine. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1850]. This book is printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its… Read more
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2019. Leather Bound. New. Leather Binding on Spine and Corners with Golden Leaf Printing on round Spine. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1850]. This book is printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its… Read more
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Astraea: The Balance Of Illusions

by Oliver Wendell Holmes

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2006-05-26
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Used:Good
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9781428608788
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Kessinger Publishing, LLC, 2006-05-26. Paperback. Used:Good.
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Nabu Press, 2010-09-05. Paperback. Good.
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Astraea: The Balance Of Illusions

by Oliver Wendell Holmes

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Ergodebooks
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2006-05-26
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9781428608788
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Kessinger Publishing, LLC, 2006-05-26. Paperback. Good.
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Boston: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, 1850. first edition, Currier p. 47, BAL 8757, first printing state B (with the priority of A or B in question), binding A; 4 (ads), 39 pp, glazed cream yellow boards, covers darkened, spine worn & chipped, about good only
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2019. Hardcover. New. Lang: - eng, Pages 60. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1850]. This book is Printed in black & white, Hardcover, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Dust Cover, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As… Read more
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2019. Hardcover. New. Lang: - eng, Pages 56. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1850]. This book is Printed in black & white, Hardcover, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Dust Cover, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As… Read more
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2019. Hardcover. New. Lang: - eng, Pages 48. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1850]. This book is Printed in black & white, Hardcover, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Dust Cover, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As… Read more
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2019. Paperback. New. Lang: - eng, Pages 60. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1850]. This book is Printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Soft Cover {HARDCOVER EDITION IS ALSO AVAILABLE}, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without… Read more
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2019. Paperback. New. Lang: - eng, Pages 56. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1850]. This book is Printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Soft Cover {HARDCOVER EDITION IS ALSO AVAILABLE}, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without… Read more
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2019. Paperback. New. Lang: - eng, Pages 48. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1850]. This book is Printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Soft Cover {HARDCOVER EDITION IS ALSO AVAILABLE}, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without… Read more
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