The World’s Own. JULIA WARD HOWE.

The World’s Own.

Publisher: Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1857.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: BAL 9413, edition A.
Condition: Cloth a little faded; very good copy.
Book ID: 9572


8vo, original blind-stamped green cloth, gilt decorations and lettering.


¶ Howe’s third book, and her first published play. Inscribed on the half-title “To his friend F. G. Halleck / the author’s Brother / S[amuel] W[ard]. / 30 May 57.” Halleck was the popular American poet Fitz-Greene Halleck, one of the great Knickerbocker authors who is memorialized with a statue in Central Park.

Price: $250.00