LILY PEARL AND THE MISTRESS OF ROSEDALE. By Ida Glenwood, "The Blind Bard of Michigan" [pseudonym] ... Edited by Major Joseph Kirkland. Chicago: Dibble Publishing Co., 1892. Octavo, illustrations, several full-page, on inserted plates, original brown cloth stamped in black and gold, decorated endpapers. First edition. Lengthy romance novel set during the American Civil War, "wrought out of historical facts gleaned from a large parcel of letters written by a son while a soldier in the army of the rebellion, to his widowed mother, then in Springfield, Mass." - from the author's preface. Wright (III) 2221. Mild wear to corner tips, inner front hinge a bit tender, but a sound, very good copy. (#133402).
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