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Autograph signature.

By: Curtis, G.W. George William.

Price: $9.00

Seller ID: curtis,g.w.georgewilliam.9clippedfromaletter,pas


Clipped from a letter, pasted to a slightly larger pink paper, 1" x 3". A Good specimen. View more info

Nile Notes of a Howadji; Or, the American in Egypt.

By: Curtis, G.W. George William.

Price: $750.00

Seller ID: curtis,g.w.georgewilliam.750london:henryvizetell


London: Henry Vizetelly, no date but 1852. First English edition (see under BAL 4259). Original illustrated paper boards. Presented twice: "From G.W.C. Oct. 11, 1852" on the endpaper and "John S. Dwight from his friend G.W.C. May 1853" on the title. Curtis and Dwight probably met at Brook Farm in 1841. Spine perished, front board detached. A poor copy, but a superb association. View more info

Prue and I.

By: Curtis, George William.

Price: $50.00

Seller ID: curtis,georgewilliam.50newyork:dix,edwards,1856.


New York: Dix, Edwards, 1856. First edition (BAL 4270). Original green T cloth, gilt, blue-coated endpapers, state A of the spine lettering. A little wear, soiling, a Very Good copy. View more info

Autograph signature, in pencil.

By: Curtis, George William.

Price: $9.00

Seller ID: curtis,georgewilliam.9clippedfromalargerpiece,gl


Clipped from a larger piece, glued to a 2" x 3" paper, a Good specimen. View more info

Early Letters of George William Curtis to John S. (Sullivan) Dwight: Brook Farm and Concord.

By: Curtis, George William.

Price: $45.00

Seller ID: curtis,georgewilliam.45newyorkandlondon:harpers,


New York and London: Harpers, 1898. First edition. Original gilt- and red-decorated cloth. Edited by George Willis Cooke. Valuable as a contemporary discussion of Brook Farm; most accounts by eye-witnesses were written 30 or more years after the fact.d Curtis was 19 when he "boarded" at Brook Farm, he never became a member. One of the letters explains in detail his reasons for not "associating". A Very Good copy. View more info

Orations and Addresses of George William Curtis.

By: Curtis, George William.

Price: $75.00

Seller ID: curtis,georgewilliam.75threevolumes.newyork:harp


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. View more info

Prue and I.

By: Curtis, George William.

Price: $335.00

Seller ID: curtis,georgewilliam.335newyork:dix,edwards,1856


New York: Dix, Edwards, 1856. First edition (BAL 4270, binding A). Original green cloth, gilt lettered, ruled in blind, 214 pp. Laid in is an autograph letter, signed, from Curtis to publisher James T. Fields, dated Oct. 2, 1861. "You do not know how glad and touched I am that my little sketch goes with my friend's book." Fields was about to publish Theodore Winthrop's "Cecil Dreeme", with a biographical sketch by Curtis. Theodore Withrop was a Union officer, killed early in the War. Several of his novels were published posthumously and many received numerous reprints. "Wil... View more info

Carte de Visite Photograph of George William Curtis.

By: Curtis, George William.

Price: $30.00

Seller ID: curtis,georgewilliam.30imprintofwarren's,boston,


Imprint of Warren's, Boston, a bust portrait, Curtis is about 60. The card trimmed at the bottom, else Fine. View more info

The Public Duty of Educated Men....Delivered at the Commencement of Union College, June 27th, 1877.

By: Curtis, George William.

Price: $30.00

Seller ID: curtis,georgewilliam.30albany:j.munsell,printer,


Albany: J. Munsell, Printer, 1878. First edition. Original printed wrappers, 22 pp. With a printed presentation slip from the college president tipped in. Unopened. Wrappers rough along the edges and spine. A Good copy. View more info

Cabinet Photograph of George William Curtis, Signed.

By: Curtis, George William.

Price: $125.00

Seller ID: curtis,georgewilliam.125imprintofthepachbros.,ne


Imprint of the Pach Bros., New York. A bust portrait, looking to his left, Curtis is about 55. Inscribed and signed on the back of the card: "Miss Fanny from her friend George William Curtis. Ashfield, Mass. 28 September, 1884." In Fine condition. View more info