Cape Cod

By Thoreau, Henry D

Thoreau's account of his travels and explorations on Cape Cod is considered his most genial book, and one of his most appealing. Published in 1865 after his death, Thoreau's CAPE COD remains an indispensable guide to the area.

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Cape Cod

by THOREAU, Henry D.

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1865
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1865. THOREAU, Henry D. Cape Cod. Original blindstamped cloth. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1865. First edition, first printing. BAL 20115, binding A (no priority). A fine copy.
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Cape Cod

by THOREAU, Henry D[avid]

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1865
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1865. THOREAU, Henry D[avid]. Cape Cod. Orig. cloth. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1865. First edition. BAL 20115. Binding "B" (no priority). A very good plus copy.
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CAPE COD

by Thoreau, Henry D.

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William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB
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1865
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Boston: Ticknor & Fields, 1865. Blue BD cloth, stamped in blind, spine stamped in gilt. A couple of small nicks at toe of spine, ink ownership signature and date on free endsheet, and inscription on verso of preliminary blank (but see below); a few ink checks in the terminal catalogue; a very good or better copy. First edition, BAL's… Read more
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Cape Cod

by THOREAU, Henry D.

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George S. MacManus Company
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1865
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1865. THOREAU, Henry D. Cape Cod. Original blindstamped cloth. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1865. First edition. BAL 20115, binding B (no priority). With the bookplate of noted collector Carolyn Wells on front pastedown. Very old waterstain to lower margin, not affecting text, else a very good copy.
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CAPE COD

by Thoreau, Henry D.

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Sumner & Stillman
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1865
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1865. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1865. 24 pp ads dated Dec 1864. Original blind-stamped violet-blue cloth. First Edition, which consisted of only 2,000 copies (of which some were sent to England where they were issued with a cancel title page) -- printed in December 1864, but not actually published until March 1865. Edited by the younger… Read more
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Cape Cod

by Thoreau, Henry D.

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Arabesque Books
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1865
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Very Good Plus Condition.
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First Edition
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Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1865. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good Plus Condition.. 12mo. 252 pages with 24 pp ads dated Dec, 1864. First edition which consisted of only 2,040 copies. Original purple P cloth (pebbled) as noted in Borst. Protected in mylar. Binding is much better than average with almost no wear to… Read more
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Cape Cod

by THOREAU, Henry D.

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Lorne Bair Rare Books
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1865
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First Edition
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Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1865. First Edition. Hardcover. 12mo (18.5cm.); publisher's purple pebble-grained cloth, state "D" as described in the BAL (no sequence determined), browned glazed endpapers; [6],252,23pp. Some general wear to cloth extremities, bottom corners bumped with subsequent bubbling to cloth and crack to front pastedown, spine rather sunned and gilt flaking, else Very Good and sound overall.… Read more
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Cape Cod

by THOREAU, Henry D[avid]

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George S. MacManus Company
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1865
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1865. THOREAU, Henry D[avid]. Cape Cod. Original blindstamped cloth, gilt spine. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1865. First edition. BAL 20115, binding C (sequence not determined). Spine ends slightly frayed, cloth rubbed, light scattered foxing, else very good.
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Cape Cod

by THOREAU, Henry D

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Houle Rare Books & Autographs
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1908
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New York, Thomas Y. Crowell & Co. [1908]., 1908. Second edition (so stated). 8vo. 33 b/w photos by Clifton Johnson; title page portrait by Thoreau. Original green cloth with bright gilt and red design of leaves and berries by Margaret Armstrong, t.e.g. Fine, fresh and bright copy. No signatures or bookplates. Margaret Armstrong was one of America's most prolific binding… Read more
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Cape Cod

by Thoreau, Henry D. [David]

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Yesterday's Muse, ABAA, ILAB, IOBA
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1908
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Very Good
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Second Edition
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Thomas Y. Crowell & Co, 1908. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Johnson, Clifton. Second Crowell edition. Corners faintly rubbed, minor scuff on spine, minor wear to 1/2 inch section of page fore-edge. 1908 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xii, 319 pp. 8vo. Green cloth with Margaret Armstrong binding design in gilt… Read more
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Cape Cod

by THOREAU, Henry D.

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Argosy Book Store
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1908
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very good(+)
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New York: Crowell, 1908. hardcover. very good(+). Illustrated by Clifton Johnson. 8vo, beautifully bound in green cloth, with a gilt design with red berries on the spine and front cover, designed by Margaret Armstrong. New York: Crowell, (1908). Very good(+) copy with spine lightly faded.
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Cape Cod

by Henry D.Thoreau

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Wadard Books PBFA
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1908
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Very Good
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Second Edition
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New York: Thomas Y.Crowell, 1908. "Cape Cod is the bared and bended arm of Massachusetts: the shoulder is at Buzzard's Bay; the elbow, or crazy bone, at Cape Mallebarre; the wrist at Truro, and the sandy fist at Provincetown" Thoreau had published only two books when he died in 1862 at the age of forty four, and his "Cape Cod"… Read more
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Cape Cod

by Thoreau, Henry D.

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Contact Editions
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1908
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New York: Thomas Y. Crowell & Co., 1908. 8vo. Pp. xii, 319. Publisher's green decorative cloth with design by Margaret Armstrong. Light fraying to the cloth at spine head and heel, neat ink name to front endpaper. Top edge gilt. Illustrated by Clifton Johnson. Good, clean copy. First of this edition. . Hardcover. Very Good.
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Cape Cod

by Thoreau, Henry D.

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Bookworks
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1908
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Very Good
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First Edition Thus
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New York: Thomas Y. Crowell and Company, 1908. Attractive reprint of Thoreau's account of the cape & its people, with gilt & red cover design by Margaret Armstrong, with her MA monogram. Stated second edition, but we believe this to be the first edition with photos & introduction by Johnson: Allen's bibliography notes Crowell editions with an introduction by Annie… Read more
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Cape Cod

by Thoreau, Henry D.

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Published
1866
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Very Good
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Second Edition
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Boston: Ticknor and Fields. Very Good. 1866. Second Edition. Hardcover. The spine is sunned, and rubbed at the ends. Small separation to the fragile cloth about 2" up the rear hinge. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 252 pages .
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Cape Cod

by Thoreau, Henry D.

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MW Books Ltd.
Published
1914
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Good copy in the original pictorial cloth. Gilt-blocked spine dulled with some dust-dulling and age-toning to the panel edges. R
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First Edition
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Houghton, Mifflin, Boston, 1914. First Edition. Good copy in the original pictorial cloth. Gilt-blocked spine dulled with some dust-dulling and age-toning to the panel edges. Remains quite well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.; 336 pages; Description: xi, 336 p. Front. , plates. 20 cm. Photo illustrated and introduced by Charles S. Olcott. (commonly known as the 'Visitor's Edition')… Read more
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Cape Cod

by Thoreau, Henry D.

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Tulsa Books
Published
1914
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First Thus.
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1914. First printing of the "Visitor's Edition" with photographs and an Introduction by Charles S. Olcutt. Very good in a poor dust jacket. Green cloth with a four color illustration on the front board of old windmill. Very slight fading to green cloth at spine ends where jacket is chipped. Owner's name on front endpaper, some spotting… Read more
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Cape Cod

by Henry D. Thoreau

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1866
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Ticknor and Fields, 1866. Hardcover. Good. . Second ed. Green cloth boards with blind-stamped borders. Gilt lettering on spine with gilt wreath design. Spine is faded. Some shelf wear, rubbing at edges. Splitting at inner back hinge but binding is intact. The first 30 pages have a brown stain at top edge, does NOT mar text, otherwise… Read more
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Cape Cod (Illustrated by Clifton Johnson)

by Henry D. Thoreau

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1908
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Thomas Y. Crowell & Co., 1908. Hardcover. Good. . Second ed, stated. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering and gilt and red embellishments. Front board design by Margaret Armstrong. Some faing to spine and boards, some shelf wear. Pages/boards clean, NO foxing or markings, binding sturdy.
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Cape Cod

by Thoreau, Henry D. [David]; Olcott, Charles S

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Yesterday's Muse, ABAA, ILAB, IOBA
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1914
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Very Good
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First Thus
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Houghton Mifflin Company / The Riverside Press, 1914. First Thus. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Olcott, Charles S. Visitor's Edition. Frontispiece of Cotuit removed, otherwise complete. Lightly foxed throughout. 1914 Hard Cover. xi, [1], 336 pp. 8vo. Olive cloth, blue, yellow, and black illustration of windmill on front board, black and yellow titles. Thoreau's transcendentalist travel meditation, focused… Read more
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Cape Cod

by Thoreau, Henry D.

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Becker's Books
Published
1908
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Good with no dust jacket
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Second Edition
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New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Co.. Good with no dust jacket. 1908. Second Edition. Hardcover.
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Cape Cod

by Thoreau, Henry D.

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The John Bale Book Co
Published
1914
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Good
Edition
Early Printing
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co. Hardcover. 336 pp.,Pictoral Olive Green cloth covers, Covers rubbed and soiled, corners bumped, Yellow lettering to spine. Prev. owners name on FFE, A few pencil marks to text. Top edge dust soiled, Internally Clean. . Good. 1914. Early Printing.
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Cape Cod

by Henry D. Thoreau

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Better World Books
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Used - Good
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Norton. Used - Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.
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CAPE COD

by THOREAU, Henry D[avid]

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Second Life Books Inc
Published
1894
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Riverside edition
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Boston: Houghtom Mifflin, 1894. Riverside edition. 8vo, pp. 252 A very good copy. These essays on Cape Cod were edited Sophia E. Thoreau and Ellery Channing.
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Cape Cod

by Thoreau, Henry D

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1966
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Good
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Apollo Edition, 1966. Trade paperback, dark green background and black illustration of animals and axe at center front wrapper, 319 pages. Slight wear to top front tip, two micronicks to top front edge, small slightly rubbed spot at bottom front left, slight wear spot at top back edge near spine, tiny creases at bottom back left. Good.. Trade Paperback. Good.… Read more
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Cape Cod

by Thoreau, Henry D.

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Small World Books, LLC
Published
1951
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Very Good
Edition
3rd Printing.
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Norton, 1951. Book. Illus. by Henry Bugbee Kane. Very Good. Hardcover. 3rd Printing.. Clean and solid copy. Normal shelfwear. Short inscription inside ront cover. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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