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Three volumes. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1894. First edition. Original reddish-brown cloth, gilt, top edges gilt, others uncut. Errata slip in each volume, frontis in v.3. Edited by Charles Eliot Norton. Curtis was at Brook Farm, helped Thoreau build the hut at Walden Pond, was a best-selling travel writer and novelist, edited Putnam's and Harper's Magazines, and was a leader of civil service reform. Charles Dickens said he was the best speaker he had ever heard. Lightly dust-soiled, a Fine set.
Title: Orations and Addresses of George William Curtis.
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