Emerson, Ralph Waldo,Autograph Centenary Edition of The Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson number319/600. Includes original manuscript leaf of Emerson's 1895 English Traits ,1903,Houghton Mifflin, Printed at The Riverside Press,Cambridge,Cloth,8vo (6"x 8.75") Contemporary publishers cloth with paper label to spine (author/title/date) as issued. This Autograph Centenary Edition is limited to 600 signed and numbered copies of which this is number 319, signed by the publisher Houghton Mifflin Co. Two years after Emerson's death, eleven volumes were carefully edited by Emerson's literary executor, Mr James Elliot Cabot, and a twelfth was added in 1895 and published in the Riverside Edition. This fine 12 volume edition was published for the one hundreth year since the birth of Ralph Waldo Emerson and contains a leaf of his manuscript for his 1895 work English Traits. Covers bumped and rubbed, most spine labels feature scrapes, some with loss of text. Vol I has a tender joint to Frenchont cover with separation to top half but still firmly attached. Vol's I, II, IV, VI, X, and XI have minor loss of material to head of spine.,Periodical

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