Home ballads and poems.
Boston. Ticknor and Fields, 1861. Second edition.
8vo. vi, , 10-206pp. Original publisher's blind-stamped brown cloth, lettered in gilt. Extremities rubbed and marked, corners bumped. Internally clean and crisp.
The second edition of American Quaker fireside poet, and advocate of the abolition of slavery, John Greenleaf Whittier's (1807-1892) seventh poetry collection, many of which deal with untimely deaths in his immediately family.£ 50.00 Antiquates Ref: 21768