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Up-Country Letters Fine and Rare Books is an internet rare bookselling concern operated in Gardnerville, Nevada, USA, by Mark Stirling. We specialize in Nineteenth Century American and English Literature, particularly American Renaissance and Transcendental Literature, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry David Thoreau, and Nathaniel Hawthorne. We also maintain an inventory of general rare and fine antiquarian books and manuscripts, first editions, natural history (especially birding) books, and archaeological books and monographs. 

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List 8:   Emerson, Carlyle, Patmore, Barrett, Clough

      Click here:        https://www.upcole.com/media/Three%20items%2C%20Clough%2C%20Emerson%2C%20Patmore%2C%20Browning.pdf


List 7:   Pitt, Peel, Perceval, Bentinck, UK Prime Ministers and Other Pols

      Click here: https://www.upcole.com/media/files/Pitt%2C%20Peel%2C%20Perceval%2C%20Bentinck%20(1).pdf 


List 6:  Vancouver's Voyage to the North Pacific and around the World, 1801

      Click here: Vancouver Voyage 12-13-2022


List 5:  E.O. Wilson, an important collection

      Click here: E-O- Wilson 12-13-2022


List 4:  Transcendentalism

     Click here:https://www.upcole.com/media/home/Transcendentalism.pdf


List 3:From the Library of....: Association Copies

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 List 2: 19th c. Manuscripts, Editors, Publishers

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 Catalogue 29, Nature

   Click here: http://www.upcole.com/home/nature.pdf 


eList: Andrews Norton. Unitarian, Scholar, Polemicist.

Click Here: http://www.upcole.com/media/home/andrewsnorton.pdf


eList Two: D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson, Father and Son, individually priced.

Click Here: http://www.upcole.com/home/dw%20thompson%202.pdf