Publisher: Boston: Otis, Broaders; New York: George Dearborn, 1836.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: BAL 8729, binding C (no priority); Currier & Tilton, pages 24-28.
Condition: Cloth a little worn and soiled; some foxing; contemporary ink doodle on one page; a good copy.
Book ID: 17516
Description12mo, original patterned brown cloth and printed paper label.
Comments¶ Holmes' first book. Poems was preceded by the publication of numerous broadsides, pamphlets and contributions to anthologies, for which Holmes had become well known, and a collection of his verse bearing his name was long overdue.