Eight First Printings of Whitman IN The United States Magazine and Democratic Review, Volumes IX-XI, July, 1841-December, 1842.

New York: J & H.G. Langley, 1841-1842.

Price: $900.00


About the item

Illustrated, 612 pp.; 612 pp.; 666 pp. 3 vols. 8vo. Three-quarter diced russia over marbled paper-covered boards, stamped in gilt, all volumes rubbed, spine of vol. XI splitting along hinge (hinge solid); shelfwear; scattered foxing and spotting, ownership signature in Vol. X (Wm. R. Smith). Myerson E29, E30, E33, E35, E42, E148, E151, E157.

Item #365106

Includes:
—"Death in the School-Room (a Fact)" (Vol. IX, August, 1841, pp. 177-181)
—"Wild Frank's Return" (Vol. IX, November, 1841, pp. 476-482)
—"Bervance: or, Father and Son" (Vol. IX, December, 1841, pp. 560-568)
—"The Tomb-Blossoms" (Vol. X, January, 1842, pp. 62-68)
—"The Last of the Sacred Army" (Vol. X, March, 1842, pp. 259-264)
—"The Child-Ghost; a Story of the Last Loyalist" (Vol. X, May, 1842, pp. 451-459)
—"A Legend of Life and Love" (Vol. XI, July, 1842, pp. 83-86);
—"The Angel of Tears" (Vol. XI, September, 1842, pp. 282-284).