Item #20184 Poems. Oliver Wendell Holmes.


Boston: Otis, Broaders, 1836. First edition. Hardcover. First edition of the author's first book, which includes poems written in 1830 while a law student at Harvard ("The Dorchester Giant", "Reflections of a Proud Pedestrian", "Evening, by a Tailor" and "The Height of the Ridiculous") all of which would become among his best known. Rebound in dark blue cloth, including the original pages from the half title through p163. With just a bit of scattered foxing. Very good overall. Item #20184

Price: $75.00

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