The Homes and Haunts of Our Elder Poets: With Portraits and Illustrations

1881, First Edition, published by D. Appleton and Company, New York

Hardcover in Hunter green cloth embossed with black and adorned with gold gilt. Gold gilt page eges. 



W.C. Bryant, by H.N. Powers

Ralph Waldo Emerson, by F.B. Sanborn

Henry W. Longfellow, by R.H. Stoddard

John Greenleaf Whittier, by R.H. Stoddard

Oliver Wendall Holmes, by F.B. Sanborn

James Russell Lowell, by F.B. Sanborn


Condition Notes:

Overall, good antiquarian condition and a beautiful presentation copy.

Normal, age related wear to joint where book cover meets spine (please photo) and light fading around the cloth edges of the book boards.

Binding is tight with some cosmetic cracking and exposing on the hinges. 







The Homes and Haunts of Our Elder Poets

SKU: S-167