The Courtship of Miles Standish

By: LONGFELLOW, Henry Wadsworth (1807-1882)

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With illustrations by Arthur A. Dixon in both color and black & white, appearing on nearly every other page; illustrated endpapers. Undated copy, though the numeral (date?) 1575 appears on title page; estimated to have been published c.1890-1920. In grey cloth-covered, bevel-edge covers w/titling information and decorations in gilt on cover; faded but readable lettering on spine. With color illustration pasted to front cover. Interior printed on quality coated papers. All three edges in gilt, the top edge's gilt has faded. With small holes in front pastedown and front free endpaper. The edges of the covers are somewhat worn, and the cloth at spine has split; but the volume is firm and in good shape. With charming inked presention remarks on front free endpaper; otherwise a clean copy. Mr. Longfellow's 1858 long-form poem has been a much-loved bit of Americana since publication; combined with the artwork of Mr. Dixon this makes for a very attractive volume. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 159 pages

Title: The Courtship of Miles Standish

Author Name: LONGFELLOW, Henry Wadsworth (1807-1882)

Categories: >>Illustrated Classics, >>Poetry,

Publisher: London/ New York, Ernest Nister/E.P. Dutton & Co.:

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 73701