Publisher: Paris: Amyot, (1851).
Edition: First edition.
Condition: Very good copy.
Book ID: 25471
Description8vo, contemporary red quarter morocco, red cloth sides, gilt decorations and lettering.
CommentsA study of American literature and authors by the prominent French critic Philarete Chasles (1798-1873). His subjects include Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, Charles Brocken Brown, Washington Irving, Herman Melville, Bryant and Longfellow.