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The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table

By: Holmes, Oliver Wendell

Price: $22.75

Publisher: Phillips, Sampson & Co.: 1858

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 89367

ISBN: B000O3XTRE

Condition: Good


2nd printing Bal(8781). Brown pebbled embossed cloth, binding A. Index and ads. No period after company. 1858 0n title page. 1st edition vignette frontispiece inserted. Moderate general wear. Cloth worn at spine ends, short tear at spine top. Commemorative Dec. 10th 1894 Boston Transcript article attached to front blank page. Signatures a bit shaken. 373 pages. View more info

Dorothy Q Together With A Ballad Of The Boston Tea Party and Grandmother's Story of Bunker Hill Battle

By: Holmes, Oliver Wendell

Price: $45.55

Publisher: Boston / New York, Houghton Mifflin: 1892

Seller ID: 113037

ISBN: B000890DQO

Condition: Very Fine


Dark grey cloth with silver decor, top page ends silver. Second Issue [BAL 9042]. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 131 pages. View more info

Our Hundred Days in Europe (Holmes's Works, Volume X)

By: Holmes, Oliver Wendell

Price: $38.30

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1892

Seller ID: 92533

ISBN: B002JHL0QU

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth, leather spine label, top page ends gold gilt. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. light fraying at spine ends. 301 pages. Holmes visit to Britain, Italy and france. View more info

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The Professor at the Breakfast-Table: With the Story of Iris (Large Paper Edition)

By: Holmes, Oliver Wendell

Price: $405.84

Publisher: Boston, MA, Ticknor & Fields: 1860

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 81701

ISBN: B002WEW6A4

Condition: Very Good


These urbane pieces present imaginary conversations at a Boston boardinghouse, reflecting Holmes's opinions, charm, and wit. 1st Printing. Large paper edition, only 230 copies in this format, very rare. Holmes apparently used this edition for gifts. 1860 on title page. Currier notes that the first impression of the large paper issue consisted of 530 copies, of which 300 were cut down (to make the regular trade edition) before binding. BAL 8791. Shiny black leather spine and board tips. 5-ribbed spine with gold decor and red title, author fields. Blue marbled paper covered boards; identical end... View more info

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The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table (Large Paper Edition)

By: Holmes, Oliver Wendell

Price: $497.04

Publisher: Boston, MA, Phillips, Sampson and Company: 1859

Seller ID: 81872

ISBN: B0040GTZQ0

Condition: Near Fine


These urbane pieces present imaginary conversations at a Boston boardinghouse, reflecting Holmes's opinions, charm, and wit. 1st Printing. Large paper edition, 1859 printing using first printing, first issue plates. Holmes apparently used this edition for gifts. Illustrated with 8 character engravings. BAL 9093. Shiny black leather spine and board tips. 5-ribbed spine with gold decor and red title, author fields. Blue marbled paper covered boards; identical endpapers. All page edges gold gilt. Leather weakening at hinges. Has tiny tiny Goodspeed Boston stamp. For nearly a century, Goodspeed's ... View more info

Speeches

By: HOLMES, Oliver Wendell, Jr.

Price: $205.20

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little, Brown, and Company: 1891

Seller ID: 117299

ISBN: B002BXZB7Q

Condition: Very Good


Ex-Library, Usual Markings. Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. 55 pages. 'These chance utterances of faith and doubt are printed for a few friends who will care to keep them.' Contents: Memorial Day May 30, 1884. Harvard College in the War June 25, 1884. The Law. February 5, 1885. The Puritan . February 12, 1886. The Profession of the Law February 17, 1886. On Receiving the Degree of Doctor of Laws June 30, 1886. The Use of Law Schools November 5, 1886. Sidney Bartlett March 23, 1889. Daniel S. Richardson April 15, 1890. the Use of Colleges February 3, 1891. William Allen September 15, 1891. View more info

The Last Leaf Poem

By: Holmes, Oliver Wendell; Edwards, George Wharton (Illustrator); F. Hopkinton Smith (Illustrator)

Price: $99.03

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin & Co.: 1895

Seller ID: 99638

ISBN: B0008644L2

Condition: Very Good


White spine cloth, green boards, gold and black deco.Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. View more info

Pages From An Old Volume Of Life A Collection Of Essays 1857-1881

By: HOLMES,OLIVER WENDELL

Price: $38.30

Publisher: Houghton & Mifflin Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 102627

ISBN: B000J51H3U

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 433 pages. View more info

Poems

By: Lowell, Oliver Wendell Holmes Collection Library Of Congress

Price: $28.02

Publisher: Boston, MA, Ticknor, Reed, and Fields: 1850

Seller ID: 102340

ISBN: B00NV5D5UI

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. BAL 8753. 286 pages. View more info

Life and Letters of Oliver Wendell Holmes, 2 Volumes

By: Morse, John T., Jr. (Ed.); Oliver Wendell Holmes

Price: $39.17

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1897

Seller ID: 99271

ISBN: B004IHDU08

Condition: Fine


2 volumes complete. Ten illustrations including 2 frontispiece engavings. Dark green cloth, gold lettering and decorations. Top page ends gold gilt. Nice Firm Clean copies ! Unmarked. An attractive undamaged set! 358 + 335 pages. View more info