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The Seaman's Friend....

By: Dana, R.H. Richard Henry, Jr..

Price: $625.00

Seller ID: dana,r.h.richardhenry,jr..625boston:charlesc.lit


Boston: Charles C. Little & James Brown, and James Loring & Co.; New York: Dayton & Saxton, and E. & G.W. Blunt; Philadelphia: Carey & Hart, (1841). First edition (BAL 4435). Full leather, illustrated with 5 inserted plates. Dana, 1815-1882, wrote this useful manual based on his experience as a common sailor, memorialized in his "Two Years Before the Mast, 1840". There were many reprints - at least 12 in English in the 19th century. Expertly re-backed some time ago with matching leather and a spine label - the label now absent, new endpapers, retaining the two final blanks. View more info

Opening Address, and Closing Argument of.....in the Dalton Divorce Case.

By: Dana, Richard H. Henry, Jr.

Price: $150.00

Seller ID: dana,richardh.henry,jr.150(boston):thebostondail


(Boston): The Boston Daily Bee, 1857. See BAL v.2, p.408b). Cover title, self-wrapper, 48 pp. There was also a "Shawmut Edition", sequence not determined. Some wear, paper a little browned. A Very Good copy. View more info

An Address Upon the Life and Services of Edward Everett; Delivered Before the Municipal Authorities and Citizens of Cambridge, February 22, 1865.

By: Dana, Richard H. Henry, Jr.

Price: $60.00

Seller ID: dana,richardh.henry,jr.60cambridge:severandfranc


Cambridge: Sever and Francis, 1865. First edition (BAL 4462), small paper version; there were 1,000 of the small and 100 of the large paper copies. Lacks the wrappers, removed from a bound volume, else Fine. The last leaf is clearly from the next pamphlet of the group that was once bound together; it is on different paper, and it bears a presentation inscription, not in Dana's hand: "Presented to Rev Edward A. Park by its Author. 1866." View more info

Life and Services of Edward Everett. An Address.

By: Dana, Richard H. Henry, Jr.

Price: $150.00

Seller ID: dana,richardh.henry,jr.150firstedition(bal4462),


First edition (BAL 4462), Large Paper, State A, tan-grey paper wrappers, 70 pp. One of 50 for private distribution, prepared for book collector George Livermore. There were 1000 small paper copies. He presents this one to Thomas Gaffield (on the front blank, dated May, 1865). Spine eroded, offsetting to front wrapper, front blank soiled. Spine strengthened early with string. A Very Good copy. View more info

An Address Upon the Life and Services of Edward Everett, Delivered Before the Municipal Authorities and Citizens of Cambridge, February 22, 1865.

By: Dana, Richard Henry, Jr.

Price: $375.00

Seller ID: dana,richardhenry,jr.375cambridge:(privatelyprin


Cambridge: (Privately Printed for George Livermore), 1865. First edition, Large Paper issue, state B (BAL 4462). Black half-morocco, marbled paper boards, spine lettered and decorated in gilt, original green wrappers bound in. Extra-illustrated (grangerized) with forty plates. Binder's (M.Rimell) instructions in pencil throughout. One of 100 large paper copies, 50 in green wrappers and 50 in brown-gray. Presentation copy: "Hon. John R. Bartlett from his friend George Livermore." John Russell Bartlett was an antiquarian and bibliographer from Providence, R.I. He published the Dictionar... View more info

Carte de Visite Photograph of Richard Henry Dana, Jr.

By: Dana, Richard Henry, Jr.

Price: $75.00

Seller ID: dana,richardhenry,jr.75imprintofwarren's,boston.


Imprint of Warren's, Boston. A bust portrait, Dana is about 60. Bottom of card trimmed to fit in an album, else Fine. View more info

Lectures Read to the Seniors of Harvard College.

By: [Dana, Richard Henry, Jr.] Channing, William T. Tyrrel.

Price: $60.00

Seller ID: [dana,richardhenry,jr.]channing,williamt.tyrrel.60


Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1856. First Edition (Tryon and Charvat, 1949, B168a). Original brown cloth, gilt, decorated in blind, 298 pp. With a biographical note by Richard Henry Dana, Jr. (BAL 4443). Dana and Channing were related - both were descended from William Ellery (1727-1829), signer of the Declaration of Independence. Very little rubbing, one gathering projects a bit. A Very Good copy. View more info

Lectures Read to the Seniors of Harvard College.

By: [Dana, Richard Henry, Jr.] Channing, William T. Tyrrel.

Price: $90.00

Seller ID: [dana,richardhenry,jr.]channing,williamt.tyrrel.90


Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1856. First Edition (Tryon and Charvat, 1949, B168a). Original brown cloth, gilt, decorated in blind, 298 pp. With a biographical note by Richard Henry Dana, Jr. (BAL 4443). Dana and Channing were related - both were descended from William Ellery (1727-1829), signer of the Declaration of Independence. No wear, one corner bumped, fore edge lightly foxed. A Fine copy. View more info