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Lot 1028: 7V Antique AESTHETICS, PHILOSOPHY, WOMEN Decorative 19th C. Ruskin Emerson

Books and Ephemera - Lennep, Autographs, Nautical, Antiques

Platinum House

by National Book Auctions

November 18, 2012

Ithaca, NY, USA

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Book Details: While this lot is dominated by antique books on philosophy and aesthetics by Emerson ("Books, Art, Eloquence") and Ruskin ("The True and the Beautiful," "Letters to Charles Eliot Norton"), 19th c. women's writings, less ethereal and more temporal, are also included. Mrs. Ellis' "Guide to Social Happiness" (1855), "Famous Types of Womanhood," and Mrs. Jameson's commonplace book fill out the lot.

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Condition / Notes: As with all the books in our shelf lots, these are generally in good condition with some age/wear indications; older books are more likely to have advanced flaws.


For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $10.50

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