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Auction archive: Lot number 3324

WHARTON, EDITH.

Estimate
US$0
Price realised:
US$1,830
Auction archive: Lot number 3324

WHARTON, EDITH.

Estimate
US$0
Price realised:
US$1,830
Beschreibung:

4 titles: 1. The House of Mirth. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1905. Illustrated. Original red cloth lettered in gilt, t.e.g. Very good. First edition. 2. Ethan Frome. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1911. Original red cloth lettered in gilt, t.e.g., custom cloth folder and morocco-backed slipcase. Fine. First edition, first issue with perfect type in last line on p 135. Laid in is a calling card of a Mrs. William F. Wharton(?) with inscription on the verso. 3. The Custom of the Country. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1913. Original red cloth lettered in gilt. Excellent. First edition. 4. The Book of the Homeless. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1916. Edited by Wharton. Illustrated. Brownish-red cloth over decorated boards, spine lettered in gilt. Very good. Provenance: From the collection of M.B. Goldstone, the second title with his bookplate to the front pastedown.

Auction archive: Lot number 3324
Auction:
Datum:
10 Jun 2009
Auction house:
Bonhams London
New York 580 Madison Avenue New York NY 10022 Tel: +1 212 644 9001 Fax : +1 212 644 9009 info.us@bonhams.com
Beschreibung:

4 titles: 1. The House of Mirth. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1905. Illustrated. Original red cloth lettered in gilt, t.e.g. Very good. First edition. 2. Ethan Frome. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1911. Original red cloth lettered in gilt, t.e.g., custom cloth folder and morocco-backed slipcase. Fine. First edition, first issue with perfect type in last line on p 135. Laid in is a calling card of a Mrs. William F. Wharton(?) with inscription on the verso. 3. The Custom of the Country. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1913. Original red cloth lettered in gilt. Excellent. First edition. 4. The Book of the Homeless. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1916. Edited by Wharton. Illustrated. Brownish-red cloth over decorated boards, spine lettered in gilt. Very good. Provenance: From the collection of M.B. Goldstone, the second title with his bookplate to the front pastedown.

Auction archive: Lot number 3324
Auction:
Datum:
10 Jun 2009
Auction house:
Bonhams London
New York 580 Madison Avenue New York NY 10022 Tel: +1 212 644 9001 Fax : +1 212 644 9009 info.us@bonhams.com
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