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The optimist.

Tuckerman, Henry T.

Published by G.P. Putnam, New York, 1850
From SessaBks (ABAA, ILAB) (Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)

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Tuckerman (1813-71) was independently wealthy and this allowed him to travel extensively and devote himself to writing both prose and poetry. He is mostly remembered for his insightful essays. Those present here cover such diverse topics as the California "gold fever," New England philsophy, walking, conversation, music, eye-language, hair, and the profession of literature. Small 8vo. [3] ff., [ix]-xii, 273 pp. Publisher's brown cloth stamped in blind. Ex?social club library: 19th-century bookplate, call number on small paper label on spine and written on endpaper,rubber-stamp on front free endpaper, half-title, title-page, and contents page, no other markings. Small area of top of spine damaged with loss of cloth. Bookseller Inventory # 30635

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Title: The optimist.

Publisher: G.P. Putnam, New York

Publication Date: 1850

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