New York: Hurd and Houghton, 1873. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. 5 1/8 X 7 1/2 Inches. 351 PP. Very Good. Item #3016
Original publisher cloth with gilt stamping to front cover and spine. PO name plate on inside front pastedown. A biograph of Alice and Phoebe Cary along with the later poems of each author. Originally from Ohio, the sisters moved to New York City after the success of their early poetry. Phoebe Cary was a staunch supporter of women's rights and edited "Revolution", published by Susan B. Anthony, for awile. Covers mostly clean, with a bit of wear to head and foot of spine. Tissue guard a bit chipped. A nice copy overall.