1860. Item #79076
HOLMES, Oliver Wendell. THE PROFESSOR AT THE BREAKFAST TABLE; with the Story of Iris. Boston: Ticknor and Fields. 1860. First trade edition. 8vo. ,410 pp. Original brown diapered cloth. Inner front hinge is starting, contemporary bookplate, else a fine copy with just a hint of rubbing housed in a lovely custom half morrocco slipcase and three panel folding sheath. (BAL 8791).