Oh, Why Should the Spirit of Mortal Be Proud ?

By: Knox, William

Price: $20.00 USD

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Book Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Red cloth on beveled boards showing small sheaf of wheat with scythe. Unpaginated, comprising 16 leaves with all but the title being blank on the verso, with black-and-white drawings by Miss Humphrey and stanzas of the poem on the recto sides. All edges gilt. Tiny flecks of white paint, nearly invisible, on cover. (Photo to follow). Theme of this book is the fact that the poem is said to be a favourite of Abraham Lincoln.

Title: Oh, Why Should the Spirit of Mortal Be Proud ?

Author Name: Knox, William

Illustrator: Miss L. B. Humphrey

Categories: Art,

Publisher: Boston, Lee & Shepard, Publishers: 1878

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good Plus to Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall.

Seller ID: 009635

Keywords: NOISBN Art/Poetry