By: Ellet, Mrs. E. F. [Elizabeth Fries Lummis Ellet]
Philadelphia, PA, Key and Biddle: 1835
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 013726
Original dark brown patterned cloth. Detached front board, flyleaf, and blank, binding otherwise intact, though lacking spine panel. Some exposure at corners. 229 pp. Interior moderately toned, with light scattered foxing. The detached front blank shows a previous owner's signature and another owner's signature and inscription. Author's first book, quite scarce. A complete and mostly intact copy that would benefit substantially by a simple rebacking. Of certain interest to collections of Edgar Allan Poe, with whom the author's literary reputation appears permanently fettered (see below). Excep... View More...