The Snow-Image: A Childish Miracle. Nathaniel Hawthorne.

The Snow-Image: A Childish Miracle.

New York: James G. Gregory, 1864. Hardcover. 1st separate edition with "G. A. Alvord, Stereotyper and printer" on verso of title page. There is a later issue in which the printer is not recorded on the verso of title page.

8vo, 31pp, engraved title & 5 delightful colored illustrations of children playing in the snow by Marcus Waterman. Original publisher's green gilt decorated cloth, a slt. later black & gilt label on the spine reads "The Snow Image". Very slt. edgewear at corners, otherwise a very nice copy. Ink inscription in period hand, dated 1864. BAL 7660, Clarke A19.4. Otherwise very good condition. Item #3328

Price: $75.00

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