Publisher: Boston: Phillips, Sampson, 1856.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: BAL 15451; Wright II, 1844.
Condition: Very good copy.
Book ID: 16392
Description12mo, original blind-stamped purple cloth (a little worn and faded), gilt lettering.
Comments¶ Parkman’s only novel, a heavily-autobiographical work that was a commercial and critical failure and in subsequent years a book which Parkman winced at the mention of, but which has remained an essential work to the study of the historian's life.