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Lot 0127
Author: Murdock, Harold, editor.
Title: 1872 : Letters Written by a Gentleman in Boston to His Friend in Paris Describing the Great Fire
Place Published: Boston & New York
Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Company
Date Published: 1909

Illustrated from photographs, plates, text illustrations. With original militia pass tipped-in at front. (4to), original red cloth, paper spine label, publisher's slipcase. No. 190 of 545 copies.

Original prospectus laid in. With the decorative bookplate of Elwyn B. Gould. Scarce deluxe edition of this volume of letters concerning the Great Boston fire of 1872.


Fair amount of wear and soiling to slipcase with some splitting to edges; Light rubbing to extremities, some faint foxing to endpapers; volume about near fine.

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Great Boston fire of 1872 1/545

Estimate $200 - $300May 17, 2018