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Urania: A Rhymed Lesson. Pronounced before the Mercantile Library

HOLMES, Oliver Wendell

Soft cover
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HOLMES, Oliver Wendell. Urania: A Rhymed Lesson. Pronounced before the Mercantile Library Association, October 14, 1846. Original printed wrappers, housed in custom cloth slipcase, morocco spine label, with inner cloth chemise. Boston: William D. Ticknor & Company, 1846. First edition. BAL 8745. Presentation inscription on the front wrapper, "Theophilus Parsons Esq. With the Author's respects." Theophilus Parsons, Jr. (1797-1882) was Professor of Law at Harvard from 1848 to 1870. In addition to his legal writing, he wrote in support of Swedenborgian doctrines. According to Currier and Tilton 1500 copies were printed, a significant portion of which were bound up as the "Second edition." Faint sunning to wrappers, tiny chips to spine ends, else very good. Bookseller Inventory # 70562

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Title: Urania: A Rhymed Lesson. Pronounced before ...

Binding: Soft cover

Edition: 1st Edition

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