The tent on the beach and other poems.
Boston. Ticknor and Fields, 1867. First American edition.
8vo. vi, , 10-172pp. Original publisher's blind-ruled green cloth, lettered in gilt. Lightly rubbed and marked, library shelf reference in correction fluid to spine. Later bookplate of Mary C. Young to FEP, ink-stamps of St. Joseph's Seminary Library to FEP, p.33, and REP, inked inscription to recto of FFEP, occasional spotting.
The first edition of American Quaker fireside poet, and advocate of the abolition of slavery, John Greenleaf Whittier's (1807-1892) twelfth poetry collection.£ 50.00 Antiquates Ref: 21769