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THE WINGED LIFE  THE POETIC VOICE OF HENRY DAVID THOREAU by  Henry David Thoreau - Hardcover - 1986 - from William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB and Biblio.com

THE WINGED LIFE THE POETIC VOICE OF HENRY DAVID THOREAU

by Thoreau, Henry David

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[ Covela, CA]: The Yolla Bolly Press, 1986. Folio (36 x 26.5 cm). Cloth, paper labels. Illustrated with original wood engravings by Michael McCurdy. Bookplate on front pastedown, otherwise fine in matching cloth slipcase. First edition of this selection, edited with commentary by Robert Bly and illustrated with six full-page wood engravings by Michael McCurdy. One of 85 numbered copies, from a total edition of 112 copies printed in Van Dijck and Caslon type on Arches, signed by Bly and by the artist.


  • Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: WRCLIT64731
  • Title: THE WINGED LIFE THE POETIC VOICE OF HENRY DAVID THOREAU
  • Author: Thoreau, Henry David
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: The Yolla Bolly Press
  • Place: [ Covela, CA]
  • Date published: 1986
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