Publisher: Princeton, Illinois: T. O. Streeter, Lessee, Republican Job Department, 1885.
Edition: First edition.
Condition: Edges a little rubbed; two pages offset from clippings laid in; very good copy.
Book ID: 22129
Description8vo, original brown cloth, gilt rules, decorations and lettering. Frontis portrait.
CommentsThe collected poetry of the younger brother of William Cullen Bryant, who moved to Illinois in 1833, where he worked as a newspaper editor, farmer, politician, supporter of the underground railroad and a poet. See the DAB. ¶ Inscribed on the front blank “To / Miss Ella Wolcott / from John Howard Bryant / Princeton, Illinois / November 27, 1885.”.