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    Sale 2388 | Lot 37
    Price Realized: $15,600With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2388 Lot 37

      (CHILDREN'S LITERATURE.) ALCOTT, LOUISA MAY. Little Women or Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy [First and Second Parts]. Together, 2 volumes. Part one with 4 illustrations and 6 pages of advertisements; part two with 4 illustrations and 8 pages of advertisements. Small 8vo, publisher's green cloth, front covers and spines gilt stamped, brown coated endpapers, spine tips frayed slightly, corners bumped and partly exposed, areas of light bubbling to covers, spines leaning slightly; contents generally quite clean. Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1868; 1869

      Estimate $2,500 - 3,500

      first editions, first issues, in the original green cloth. With no announcement of "Little Women, Part Two" at last page of text in vol. 1. Uncommonly nice copies. BAL 158; 159; Peter Parley to Penrod pp. 30; 36.


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $15,600

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