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Houghton, Mifflin and Company, Boston and New York 1894 - Holiday edition. Illustrated by Charles and Marcia Woodbury. 1 vols. 8vo. Fine Copy, Signed & Inscribed with a Quotation. Superb copy of this beautiful edition of Jewett's classic tales of Maine, signed by the author on the title page, "Sarah Orne Jewett 21 September 1900", and additionally inscribed by her on the first blank, "Mellish Irving Motte Jr., p. 23, Late in the evening we went down to the shore; the fresh sea air was so welcome after the dusty day and it seemed so quiet and pleasant in Deephaven. S.O.J."Sarah Whitman was a close friend of Jewett; she designed this binding and many others for editions of works by the New England author. BAL 10904 Original cream linen spine titled in gilt, upper board decorated in silver, lower board stamped in blind, t.e.g., design by Sarah Whitman. Burgundy endsheets. Signed by the author on the title page, additionally inscribed on the first blank. Fine, bright, unread copy Illustrated by Charles and Marcia Woodbury. 1 vols. 8vo [Attributes: Signed Copy]
      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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