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Shapes That Pass. Memories of Old Days.

By: Hawthorne, Julian.

Price: $125.00

Seller ID: hawthorne,julian.125bostonandnewyork:houghton,mi


Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin, (1928). First edition. Original brown cloth, printed paper label. The author's copy, "By Julian Hawthorne, Sept. 28th, 1928. By me myself" in his hand on a flyleaf. Label browned and a little chipped. Frontis portrait detached but present, with another portrait of Julian, perhaps clipped from a magazine, pasted on the obverse. Edges dust soiled, prelims lightly foxed. A Good copy. View more info

Typed Letter, Signed.

By: Hawthorne, Julian.

Price: $125.00

Seller ID: hawthorne,julian.125datedjune3,1909,totherecord,


Dated June 3, 1909, to "The Record, Wilkes Barre, Pa.". Offering stock in new mining venture, "The Montreal-James Mines, Limited" - "One does not go into mining for ten or fifteen per cent, but expects one hundred per cent, or more; that at least is my case." He points to the recently formed Temagami Mining Company, which he had earlier promoted successfully. Hawthorne was eventually (1913) convicted of mail fraud - neither of these mines was legitimate, and incarcerated for a year in a federal penitentiary. At trial he claimed that he had been used by unscrupulous par... View more info

Idolatry.

By: Hawthorne, Julian.

Price: $17.50

Seller ID: hawthorne,julian.17.50boston:jamesr.osgood,1874.


Boston: James R. Osgood, 1874. First edition. Original brown cloth, gilt-decorated, bevelled edges. Hawthorne's second book. Worn and cocked, a Fair copy, only. View more info

Idolatry: A Romance.

By: Hawthorne, Julian.

Price: $35.00

Seller ID: hawthorne,julian.35boston:jamesr.osgood,1874.fir


Boston: James R. Osgood, 1874. First edition. Original green cloth, decorated in gilt and blind. Worn, a Good copy, only. View more info

Fortune's Fool.

By: Hawthorne, Julian.

Price: $175.00

Seller ID: hawthorne,julian.175boston:jamesr.osgood,1883.fi


Boston: James R. Osgood, 1883. First edition. Original green cloth, gilt, 470 pp., the last leaf carries an ad for Nathaniel Hawthorne's "Dr. Grimshawe's Secret" and Julian's biography of his father. Just a little rubbing, a Very Good copy. View more info

Typed Letter, Signed.

By: Hawthorne, Julian.

Price: $90.00

Seller ID: hawthorne,julian.90datednewyork,may21,1901,torev


Dated New York, May 21, 1901, to Rev. Harold Pattison of Hartford, CT. A letter promoting P.F. Collier's "World's Greatest Literature" series: "I take great pleasure in advising you that your name has been selected by our Library Committee as one entitled to all the privileges to be extended to.....If you will sign and return the enclosed card (no longer present).....full details will be furnished without expense or obligation to you." The series lasted just two years, but Collier tried again in 1909 with "The Harvard Classics", which was a huge success. Hawthorne, ... View more info