BENJAMIN PIERCE: Astonomer, Mathematician. 1809 - 1880. Oliver Wendell Holmes, 1809 - 1894.
BENJAMIN PIERCE: Astonomer, Mathematician. 1809 - 1880.

BENJAMIN PIERCE: Astonomer, Mathematician. 1809 - 1880.

[Boston]: [The Riverside Press], [1880]. 1st separate printing (BAL 8951; Currier & Tilton, pp. 176-177). Printed from the setting of type used for the December 1880 Atlantic Monthly, and limited to 100 cc. Broadside, 10" x 6". Housed in a custom brown cloth chemise, with gilt stamped lettering to spine. Bit of age-toning to paper. Lacking the very tip of lower right corner. Very Good Plus. Slipcase with minor wear, and a slightly dull spine panel, still Very Good Plus. Item #46896

Per Currier & Tilton, "According to the manuscript records of the class of 1829, copies were distributed to those present (ten) at the class dinner of January 6, 1881."

OCLC records just 5 institutional holdings, none west of the Rockies.

Rare.

Price: $450.00

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