Lot 48[WEBSTER, DANIEL]
Two titles. Comprising: Lectures and addresses [spine title]. Contemporary half calf. 8 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches (21.5 x 13 cm); various paginations; engraving, sectional titles. Generally rubbed and worn, toned and foxed throughout, some contemporary annotations; together with UPHAM, THOMAS C. American Cottage Life. A Series of Poems... Brunswick: Joseph Griffin, 1850-51. Second edition, inscribed by the author to Daniel Webster, with his bookplate. Publisher's cloth gilt, all edges gilt. 7 3/8 x 4 1/2 inches (18.75 x 11.25 cm); [ii], 212 pp.; additional engraved vignette title page, lithographed plates with tissue guards, publisher's ads. Spine sunned, minor loss to extremities, some spotting to endpapers, scattered foxing.
The second title from the library of Daniel Webster, containing the catalogue number (1199) from the sale of his library in 1875. Inscribed to Webster by the author to the front free endpaper and with Webster's armorial bookplate to the front pastedown. The first title contains three addresses by Webster, as well as several others by different authors.
C Property of a Maine Collector
Sold for $375
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