The Thoreau Society and The Thoreau Farm Trust – The Thoreau Society & The Thoreau Farm Trust Annual Online Auction 2021
Auction Ends: Mar 26, 2021 12:00 PM EDT


FIRST EDITION - MAINE WOODS. THOREAU. Ticknor & Fields, 1864. Green Cloth.

Item Number
Estimated Value
$2,000 USD
$1,800 USD to tm6e2d94b
Number of Bids
31  -  Bid History

Item Description

Thoreau, Henry D. The Maine Woods. Boston, Ticknor & Fields, 1864. BAL 20113. The Maine Woods first edition was 1,650 copies, printed mid-late May, 1864, and bound in green, purple, and brown cloth. This auction title is bound in green cloth, and states, ?Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1864, by TICKNOR AND FIELDS, in the Clerk?s Office of the District Court of the District of Massachusetts. UNIVERSITY PRESS: WELCH, BIGELOW, AND COMPANY, CAMBRIDGE?. The books listed in the ads facing the title-page are priced. April Ticknor & Fields book catalogue inserted at the rear. Condition: good. Quite edgeworn. Chipped corners. Possibly ex-lib. Pencil notes on first and last pages. Foxing on page edges. There is shelf wear rand some pencil marginalia.

Item Special Note

Shipping and Handling charges apply. Ships from Concord, MA. 

Donated By:

Anton Kovar Estate