Lot 11EMERSON, RALPH WALDO. The Complete Works. Cambridge: Riverside Press, 1903. The Autograph Centenary Edition, set 125 of 600, with a leaf of autograph manuscript bound in. Twelve volumes (of a possible 24, without the ten volume Journals, as is not uncommon). Three-quarters blue-gray gilt morocco, marbled sides. 8 1/2 x 6 inches (22 x 15 cm); various paginations, illustrated with photogravures. Spines dry, rubbing to joints. Internally clean. Bookplate.
The manuscript leaf here is from English Traits, chapter III. (12)
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