The Backwoodsman: A Poem. JAMES KIRKE PAULDING.

The Backwoodsman: A Poem.

Publisher: Philadelphia: Published by M. Thomas, 1818.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: BAL 15694, state B; Stoddard & Whitesell 1200; Sabin 59189.
Condition: Binding worn; some stains and foxing; tear (without loss) to one leaf of ads; a good, sound copy.
Book ID: 25774


12mo, later tan linen spine, original drab boards, untrimmed. 12-page publisher's catalogue at the front, which includes four pages of description of the first American edition of Johnson’s Dictionary.


¶ A narrative poem based on Paulding's observations in the back country of Virginia.

Price: $275.00