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Hawthorne, Nathaniel
The Scarlet Letter
Boston: Ticknor, Reed and Fields, 1850. First edition. Original brown cloth, stamped in gilt and blind. Faintest wear to two corners, otherwise a fine, truly superior copy, with no wear to the covers, the gilt bright, hinges sound, text block clean and fresh, no restorations. Oct. 1849 catalogue at front, slightly loose. Early ownership stamp (Jno. Hewitt) on title page, pencilled note of "points" on rear endpaper. Chemise and half red morocco slipcase. BAL 7600.
Bookseller: Thomas A. Goldwasser Rare Books [UNITED STATES]

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