New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1878. Hardcover. Bryant was an American romantic poet, journalist and editor of the New York Evening Post. He authored the successful work "Picturesque America". This work is illustrated by one hundred engravings by Birket Foster, Harry Fenn, Alfred Fredericks and others.
8vo, 501pp, portrait frontis & illustrated throughout, all edges marbled. 3/4 brown leather and marbled boards, gilt decoration in six compartments on spine, red spine label. Spine tips & corners slt. rubbed. A faintest of tideline on the front lower corner. Internally clean and bright, binding tight. Very good overall. Item #26748