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MELVILLE, Herman - Mardi: And a Voyage Thither - FIRST EDITION - 1849 - 2 vols.
MELVILLE, Herman. Mardi: And a Voyage Thither. NY: Harper and Brothers, 1849. FIRST EDITION. 2 vols., bound in the publisher's blind stamped brown cloth, eight pages of terminal ads in the second volume, inner and outer hinges fine, head and foot of spine rubbed with some minor loss, back corners slightly rubbed, textblock generally clean and bright throughout with only minor occasional foxing, small contemporary bookseller sticker to upper corner of the front cover of volume two "C. N. Caspar Co.... Milwaukee, Wis.", a VERY GOOD completely unsophisticated set, free of any repairs or being mucked with. BAL 13658. Melville's third book, issued about a month after the three-volume London edition, and his first major full-length fiction, a novel based on his whaling voyage experiences in the South Seas. Who we are - D&D Galleries was founded in 1985. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America (ABAA), the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB), and the Provincial Bookfair Association of Great Britain (PBFA). So bid and buy with confidence. Our inventory (largely English language only) is slightly eclectic and ranges from the 16th through the 20th centuries with sub-specialties in S.T.C. and Wing books, Lewis Carroll, Charles Dickens, presentation and association material as well as 17th and 18th C. British history, sets and bindings. Terms - Any item(s) may be returned with 7 days for a full refund if found to be not authentic or substantially at odds with our description or pictures. Items returned must be received in the same conditio … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: D&D Galleries (dnd-galleries) [Somerville, New Jersey, US]
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