Title The Kingdom of Home - Homely Poems for Home Lovers
Book Condition Good
Edition 1st Edition
Size 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾
Publisher Chicago L. P. Miller & Co 1888
Seller ID 000119
Chicago: L. P. Miller & Co, 1888. First edition. Blue hardcover embellished with gilt title decoration on covers and spine, in no dust jacket. All edges gilt. Measures 8-1/4" x 10" tall. 247 pp. Full contents listed in front. A very large collection of poetry of the nineteenth century, edited and selected by Arthur Gilman. Illustrated with 177 engravings throughout. Features very well known poets of 1800's poetry are included - see pictures of the contents pages for full listings. Overall, good condition, with flaws noted: Previous owner's names in script with pencil on ffep. Book internally clean with no interior writing. Interior contents seem shaken, with a section showing signs of loosening from binding. Corners bumped and rubbed; head and tail of spine shows wear to cloth, with chipping present. Not ex-library.