Publisher: Boston: Bowles and Dearborn, 1827.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: BAL 4422; American Imprints 28656.
Condition: Spine and label a little chipped and worn; very good copy.
Book ID: 20353
Description12mo, original purple cloth spine, printed lavender boards and printed paper label.
CommentsDana’s first book, preceded by several pamphlets. It includes one of his most celebrated poems, The Buccanner, a long verse narrative of the supernatural. Presentation inscription on the front blank for a school prize dated December 31, 1827.