Lot 5: ADAMS, HENRY. MONT ST. MICHEL AND CHARTRES Small folio, original blue cloth, leather spine label, recased with spine ends and lower joint

Swann Auction Galleries

April 29, 1992
New York, NY, US

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Description: repaired; 1/2 morocco folding case. Washington: [Privately printed], 1904 FIRST EDITION, printed for private distribution. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED BY ADAMS on the front free endpaper, "To Mrs. Walter Gay from Henry Adams -- August. 1905." It is likely that the number of copies printed was comparable to the first edition of The Education of Henry Adams. BAL 31.
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