Publisher: Philadelphia: Herman Hooker, 1842.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: Wright I, 1880; Sabin 42903.
Condition: Cloth somewhat worn, with a few chips; a good, sound copy. Uncommon.
Book ID: 27218
Description12mo, original blind-stamped black cloth, gilt lettering. Two pages of publisher's advertisements preceding the title-page.
CommentsSeven short stories interspersed with 20 poems by Agnes Woods Mitchell, and apparently her only published book. The preface is signed from Jonesboro, Tennessee, and where she apparently immigrated to from Scotland, via Virginia and possibly other locales in the south.