The Poetical Works of Mrs. Hemans Volumes 1 and 2
Place Published: Philadelphia
Publisher: Thomas T. Ash and Company
Date Published: 1837
Edition: Two volumes in one
Binding: Leather bound
Book Id: 38676
200; 198pp. Thirty-twomo [11 cm] Black textured leather over boards with a gilt tooled spine, and a gilt stamped urn design on the front cover. All edges gilt. Turn ins gilt. Very good condition. The extremities are mildly rubbed and bumped, and the covers are just a little bit concave. The front free endsheet has a contemporary notation and a couple of markings in pen. There are tide marks on the bottom thirds of roughly half the pages.
Felicia Dorothea Browne Hemans published her first book of poetry in 1808, when she was only fourteen years old.