The Courtship of Miles Standish and Other Poems (FIRST EDITION)
Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1858. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. 5 X 7 5/8 Inches. 215 PP. Very Good. Item #6459
“Yes, we must ever be friends; and of all who offer you friendship let me be ever the first, the truest, the nearest and dearest!”
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, The Courtship of Miles Standish
First edition,first state, with "treacherous" for "ruddy" on page 124, line 3. 215pp (12pp ads dated October 1858). Bound in original publisher embossed brown cloth. Original "Waverley Novels" prospectus still tipped at front as issued. PO name in ink to FFEP. Rubbing and hint of wear to edges and folds.
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