Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1854. Publisher's blind-stamped brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine, original yellow endpapers. Ads dated May 1854, preceding the publication of the book that August; no priority as per BAL 20106.
Cloth skillfully refurbished, restoring wear at the head and foot; cloth rubbed but generally sound, hinges uncracked, a sporadic small stain in the upper margin of the book; some toning, wave, and scattered foxing to contents. A nice copy of the classic nature study.
The item "WALDEN or Life in the Woods by HENRY DAVID THOREAU First Edition 1854 1st" is in sale since Friday, May 10, 2019. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "burnsiderarebooks" and is located in Portland, Oregon. This item can be shipped worldwide.