(#138876) THE NEW ENGLAND TOUR OF HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS THE PRINCE OF WALES (BARON RENFREW,) FROM THE RECEPTION AT THE MASSACHUSETTS LINE TO THE EMBARKATION AT PORTLAND. Prince of Wales, Baron. Holmes Renfrew, contributor, Oliver Wendell.

THE NEW ENGLAND TOUR OF HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS THE PRINCE OF WALES (BARON RENFREW,) FROM THE RECEPTION AT THE MASSACHUSETTS LINE TO THE EMBARKATION AT PORTLAND. Boston: Bee Printing Company, 1860. Octavo, pp. [1-2] 1-4 [5-7] 8 [9] 10-52 [note: first leaf is a blank], original cream wrappers printed in black. First edition. Includes an early printing of a Oliver Wendell Holmes poem, "International Ode -- 'Our Fathers' Land'" (pages 19-20). The centerpiece of the book is an extremely detailed description of the ball in honor or the prince, who wore what, who danced with the prince, etc., also an anonymous poem of nine stanzas, "The Prince's Welcome" on page [6]. Currier & Tilton, p. 330. This printing not noted by BAL. Gift inscription on page [6] reads: "1870, April 26. Gift of Wm. Sumner Appleton, of Boston. (H. U. 1860)," Spine replaced, some general soiling to wrappers, small stain on rear wrapper, generally a very good copy. In a buckram folding case with inner marbled paper and small leather spine label. (#138876).

Price: $75.00

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