THE HOUSE OF THE SEVEN GABLES. Nathanial Hawthorne.
THE HOUSE OF THE SEVEN GABLES
THE HOUSE OF THE SEVEN GABLES
THE HOUSE OF THE SEVEN GABLES
THE HOUSE OF THE SEVEN GABLES

THE HOUSE OF THE SEVEN GABLES

Boston: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, 1851. First Edition, First State. Octavo, 344 pages; Fair; Lacking title page; bound in a beautiful monogrammed binding by Adams Bindery, full brown morocco, paneled spine with gilt lettering and tooling, gilt tooling with enamel inlay to boards; some rubbing to gilt, with some enamel missing; both pastedowns leather with 5 gilt rules, gilt tooling in matching design to covers; top edge of text block gilt; mild wear to front hinge, slight chip to head of spine along front hinge; mild foxing to interior; lacking title page and ads; [iii]-[viii], [9]-344; publisher's spine and rear cover bound in rear; first state, with page 149 lines 1 and 2 battered; BAL 7604; shelved case 2.

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