BELLAMY, EDWARD. 1850-1898. Looking Backward 2000-1887. Boston: Ticknor and Company, 1888.

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BELLAMY, EDWARD. 1850-1898.
Looking Backward 2000-1887. Boston: Ticknor and Company, 1888.

Sold for US$ 512 inc. premium

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22 Jun 2011, 14:00 EDT

New York

BELLAMY, EDWARD. 1850-1898.
Looking Backward 2000-1887. Boston: Ticknor and Company, 1888. Original green cloth stamped in gilt and in black. Custom green morocco-backed clamshell case. Front endpapers toned, light shelfwear, else fine.

First edition, first issue with printer's imprint on copyright page. A utopian classic which apparently had a great influence on town planning via Ebenezer Howard. BAL 956; Grolier Club One Hundred Influential American Books 90; Printing and the Mind of Man 387 (note).
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