Odes And Poems and Fragmentary Verses. Cornelia Huntington, Abel Huntington.
Odes And Poems and Fragmentary Verses.
Odes And Poems and Fragmentary Verses.
Odes And Poems and Fragmentary Verses.

Odes And Poems and Fragmentary Verses.

Privately printed, 1891. Hardcover. Scarce work containing the poems of Cornelia Huntington (1803-1890), the first important female writer of East Hampton Long Island, collected and published the year following her death.

Sml folio, frontispiece portrait, 203pp, Index [ii], all edges gilt. Gray green paper covered boards, title in gilt at front board. Covers rubbed, front board marked with ink. Internally, front inner hinge starting, but holding; first signature detached. With an inscription to Belle Talmage, dated 1893 at ffep. The Talmage family is one of the oldest Long Island families, with Thomas Talmage a founder of East Hampton and the town's first recorder, of Easthampton in 1649. A peacock tail feather loosely inserted, likely by an early owner. OCLC: 5121897. Good + condition. Item #20226

Price: $450.00

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