ALNWICK CASTLE, WITH OTHER POEMS. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1845. 12mo, extra illustrated title leaf inserted, original red cloth stamped in gold and blind. New edition. First printing of this edition which includes a previously unpublished poem. The bulk of the poems were published in the 1836 George Dearborn edition. The title poem, one of the most famous early nineteenth-century American poems, was first published with some others in 1827. "... the only American whose work can be compared at all favorably with that of the contemporary English romanticists ..." - Fullerton, p. 124. BAL 6975. Spine ends chipped, corners worn, scattered foxing, a sound, good copy. (#128938).
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