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The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson - EMERSON, RALPH WALDO - 1903. 
Printed at The Riverside Press, Cambridge 1903 - Limited to 600 signed and numbered copies, this being no. 567, with a hand-written manuscript leaf by Emerson, in ink on lined paper, bound-in, reads in part: ".Books are not all good / the (proportion of - crossed out) value / is not measured by their / number. There is dry / history, - & our science is / too far from nature, - / too external & inhuman." Twelve octavo volumes: Autograph Centenary Edition, Together with ten octavo, large paper edition volumes, numbered 567 of 600 copies, of The Journals (Riverside Press, 1909-14). Uniformly bound in brown buckram with printed paper spine labels, top edge trimmed, others deckled. Very good set. Size: Large Octavo [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]
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