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1 Thoreau, Henry David. "Chesuncook" in "The Atlantic Monthly"

Volume II, June, 1858 to December, 1858. Boston: Phillips, Sampson. Half leather and black cloth. Thoreau's contribution complete in three parts (Borst, D46). It was later collected in THE MAINE WOODS, 1864. An attractive, Very Good copy. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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2 Thoreau, Henry David. A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers.

(Lunenburg, VT): The Limited Editions Club, 1975. Twentieth edition (Borst, A1.20). Half cloth, gilt, over paper-covered boards, boxed. Illustrated, one of 2,000 numbered copies, signed by the artist, R.J. Holden. An introduction by Charles R. Anderson. Fine in a fine slipcase. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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3 Thoreau, Henry D. David. A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers.

Boston: Houghton, Mifflin, 1881. Second edition, probably the 5th printing, somewhere close to 150 copies (see Borst, p.9). Original green cloth, gilt lettered, bevelled edges, 415 pp. Ownership label and signature of James Knapp Reeve, dated 1881. Reeve was a novelist ("Vawder's Understudy - A Study in Platonic Affection", 1896; "The Three Richard Whalens", 1897) from Franklin, Ohio. Lightly rubbed at the edges, clean with gilt bright. A Very Good copy. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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4 Thoreau, Henry David McAleer, John, ed. Artist and Citizen Thoreau.

Hartford: Transcendental Books, (1971). First edition. Cloth, gilt. Fifteen contributions, illustrated, 92 leaves printed on the recto only. Includes Walter Harding's "The Early Printing Records of Thoreau's Books" which covers his Ticknor and Fields publications from 1862 to 1880. Tryon and Charvat stopped at 1858 in "The Costbooks..." Light rubbing and soiling, one edge bumped. A Very Good copy. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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5 Thoreau, Henry D. David. Cape Cod.

Boston: James R. Osgood, 1877. First edition, sixth printing (Borst, A5.1.f). Original brick cloth, gilt lettered, decorated in gilt and blind, chocolate endpapers, 252 pp. A little rubbing to the top of the spine, else Fine, clean and bright. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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6 Thoreau, Henry David Miller, Perry. Consciousness in Concord.

Boston: Houghton, Mifflin, 1958. First edition (Borst, A32.1). Original cloth and dust jacket. "The Text of Thoreau's Hitherto 'Lost Journal' (1840-1841) Together with Notes and Commentary". A Fine copy, a very good jacket. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7 Thoreau, Henry D. David. Friendship.

New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, (1906). First edition thus (Borst, A1.8). Original green cloth, gilt lettered on the front, gilt decorated, top edge gilt, others uncut. Printed in orange and black by D.B. Updike at the Merrymount Press. Taken from the author's first book, A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers. In a custom marbled paper slipcase. Spine sunned, else Fine. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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8 Thoreau, Henry D. David. Friendship.

New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, (1906). First edition thus (Borst, A1.8). Original green cloth, gilt lettered on the front, gilt decorated, top edge gilt, others uncut. Printed in orange and black by D.B. Updike at the Merrymount Press. Taken from the author's first book, A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers. Unworn, spine sunned. A Fine copy. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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9 [Thoreau, Henry David] Kleinfeld, Leonard F Henry David Thoreau Chronology.

Forest Hills, NY: (Self published), 1950. First edition. Original printed wrappers, 10 pp. A stated limitation of 1,000 copies. A Fine copy. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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10 [Thoreau, Henry David]. Henry David Thoreau: Studies and Commentaries.

Rutherford, NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, (1972). First edition. Original cloth, gilt, pictorial dust jacket. Papers given at the third annual Nassau Community College "American Writers Festival). Leonard Kleinfeld's copy; he was a prominent Thoreau collector. Inscribed and signed by all three editors: Walter Harding, George Brenner, and Paul A. Doyle, and by a contributor, Jack Schwartzman. Other contributors include Alfred Kazin and Muriel Rukeyser. Some dust soiling, top edge foxed. Jacket stained and torn. A Very Good copy in a Fair jacket. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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11 [Thoreau, Henry David] Ellwanger, George H. Herman, compiler. Idyllists of the Country-Side.

New York: Dodd-Mead, 1896. First edition. Original green cloth, lettered in white, decorated in green and white, title in red and black, top edge gilt, 263 pp. "Six Commentaries Concerning Some of Those Who Have Apostrophized the Joys of the Open Air". Inscribed and signed by the compiler: "To John H. Howe, Esq. In Friendliest regard from the Author. Rochester, 10th Dec./95". The six apostrophizers are Isaac Walton, Gilbert White, Thomas Hardy, Richard Jefferies, Henry David Thoreau (The Sphere of Thoreau"), and John Burroughs. Ellwanger (1848-1906) was an important American nurseryman and writer on horticulture and outdoor subjects. Cloth foxed, rubbed edges. Some spotting to prelims. A Good, sound copy. 
Price: 67.50 USD
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12 Thoreau, Henry D. David. Letters to Various Persons.

Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1865. First edition (Borst, A6.1.a). Original purple cloth, gilt, decorated in gilt and blind. Edited by Ralph Waldo Emerson. Old library sticker on spine, plus some library book labels on the endpapers, including the "Odd Fellows Library" (Nevada City, California) and the Nevada City Free Public Library. Spine sunned, a little rubbing, top of spine lightly worn. A Very Good copy. 
Price: 350.00 USD
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13 Thoreau, Henry D. David. Letters to Various Persons.

Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1865. First edition (Borst, A6.1.a). Original purple cloth, gilt, decorated in gilt and blind. Lots of wear, front endpapers cracked. A reading copy, but sound. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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14 Thoreau, Henry David. May, 1928.

(Sacramento: The Eagle Press, 1990). Cover title, folio, two leaves, illustration of a man fly-fishing on the title, his dress puts him circa 1928. A paragraph from Walden on the recto of the second leaf, containging "The wilderness and adventure that are in fishing still recommend it to me." A keepsake for members of the Sacramento Book Collectors Club. No clue why this title -- perhaps honoring a member born in 1928 -- the Club was founded in 1939. Fine. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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15 [Thoreau, Henry David] Lee, Harry. More Day to Dawn. The Story of Thoreau of Concord.

New York: Duell, Sloane and Pearce, (1941). First edition. Original silver cloth, stamped in white, printed dust jacket. With a preface by Brooks Atkinson, jacket blurbs by Francis H. Allen and Odell Shepard. A biography in verse and prose. Two old ownership markings, some chipping to jacket edges. A Fine copy in a very good jacket. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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16 Thoreau, Henry David. Neighbor of the Foxes.

(No place, but Arcata, CA): Tall Trees Press, (no date). Original printed wrappers, eight leaves, unpaginated. Excerpted from the journals. "...printed by Fred Grunsky for those present at the January 13, 1995 meeting of the Sacramento Book Collectors Club. As a student at Cal Fred Grunsky assisted James D. Hart with his Oxford Companion to American Literature. He edited the Sierra Club Bulletin for a time. A Fine copy. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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17 Thoreau, Henry David. On Books.

(No place: The Stalwart Sloth Press, 1990). Broadside, printed in red and black. A line from Walden: "Books are the treasured wealth of the world and the fit inheritance of generations and nations." This is likely a keepsake for the members of the Sacramento Book Collectors Club. Fine. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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18 Thoreau, Henry David. On the Duty of Civil Disobedience.

London: A.C. Fifield, no date, but about 1903. Original printed wrappers, 32 pp. One of the "Heretical Booklets" series, but this is Borst, A7.4. Edges foxed, else Fine. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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19 Thoreau, Henry David. On the Duty of Civil Disobedience.

(London: Housmans, 1963). A Peace News Pamphlet. Cover Title, 21 pp. Borst A7.13. Introduction by Gene Sharp. Some wear and age-toning, but Very Good. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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20 Thoreau, Henry David. Representative Selections, With Introduction, Bibliography and Notes.

New York: American Book Co., (1934). First edition. Original blue cloth, gilt. Edited and with biographical material by Bartholow V. Crawford. Paper a little browned, spine a little dull, a Fine copy of an item usually found thrashed. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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