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Walden

Author:  Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862.
Title:  Walden : or, Life in the woods
Publisher:  Boston : Ticknor and Fields, 1854
Call Number:  PS 3048 .A1 1854

An early example of a book bound by the publisher. It is a half bound leather book with cloth sides. The cloth would have saved money over using full leather, or even marbled papers. Machine made endbands. The spine has been rebacked, but the original spine has been preserved.