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A Bibliography of James Russell Lowell Compiled by George Willis Cooke; 1907 Limited Edition #484 out of 550 by  George Willis Cooke - Limited Edition Copy number 484 out of 520 Copies - 1907 - from Calix Books (SKU: biblio27)

A Bibliography of James Russell Lowell Compiled by George Willis Cooke; 1907 Limited Edition #484 out of 550

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A Bibliography of James Russell Lowell Compiled by George Willis Cooke; 1907 Limited Edition #484 out of 550

by Cooke, George Willis

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Philip Greely Brown (1855-1934) was an avid book collector and amature historian and albeit, publisher. He helped collect and published his brother's memoirs on the settlement of the West. His brother, Clifford Brown served under a variety of leaders, some quite famous. This is a bibliography of all of James Russell Lowell' works up to 1906. Mr. Brown would have used this text to put together a definitive collection of Russell's works. His entire collection was partilly donated and the rest sold at auction in 1935. The book is in excellent condition with no dust cover and some sunning to the spine. It is interior lightly toned and tight binding. The title is: A Bibliography of James Russell Lowell. Compiled by George Willis Cooke. Boston and New York. Houghton Mifflin and Company MDCCCCVI (1906). This copy is number 484 out of 530 copies printed and bound. A first and only edition. A very nice signed bookplate of Philip Greely Brown. He was a graduate of Bowdoin College (Maine)

Title: A bibliography of James Russell Lowell / Author(s): Cooke, George Willis, 1848-1923. Publication: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, Year: 1906 Description:xi p., 208 leaves, [1] leaf of plates : port. ; 23 cm. Language: English Standard No: LCCN: 06-39795

SUBJECT(S) Named Person: Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891 -- Bibliography.

Note(s): Designed by Bruce Rogers./ "Five hundred and thirty copies printed"--T.p. verso.

Class Descriptors: LC: Z8521; Dewey: 016.811

Responsibility: compiled by George Willis Cooke. Document Type: Book

Entry: 19990316 Update: 20120914 Accession No: OCLC: 1294510

Database: WorldCat

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Calix Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
biblio27
Title
A Bibliography of James Russell Lowell Compiled by George Willis Cooke; 1907 Limited Edition #484 out of 550
Author
Cooke, George Willis
Format/binding
8 vo some sunning to spine otherwise fine
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
none
Quantity available
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Edition
Limited Edition Copy number 484 out of 520 Copies
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin and Company
Place of Publication
Boston
Date published
1907
Keywords
Limited Edition, First Edition, Rare books, bibliography, poetry, literature
Bookseller catalogs
Art and Poetry; Books about Books;
Size
8vo

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