Poems: First & Second Series WITH Bigelow Papers: First & Second Series

Cambridge & Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1844-1867. John Owen/George Nichols & George Nichols & Ticknor and Fields. leather_bound. 279, 194, 163, 258 pages. Elegantly bound in full brown morocco by Riviere: inner dentelles with marbled endpapers in the Bigelow volumes, and original brown cloth covers of Vol.I bound-in. Glossary and Indices in the Bigelow portion. Clean, bright text save for light, scattered in first few leaves of Bigelow Vol. II. Bigelow Papers, satirical poetry in Yankee dialect. Lowell opposed the Mexican-American War, regarding it as an attempt to extend slavery. Full brown morocco, raised bands, spine panels lettered in gilt. Teg, except for Bigelow Vol. II. Fine. 4 vols. Item #21895

Price: $500.00

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