Song of Hiawatha ~ First Edition ~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ~ 1st Printing 1855 Book

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Song of Hiawatha First Edition Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 1st Printing 1855 Book
 
  • Ticknor and Fields, Boston 1855
  • First Edition / First Printing / First Issue
  • Dated 1855 on the copyright and November 1855 on the ads. 
  • First issue with all errors present
  • Heron page 27, line 9. In the Moon on page 32, line 11. 
  • Wahonomin on page 39, line 11 and page 268, lines 11 and 14.
  • Dove for Dived on page 96, line 7. Cooed the Omemee line 278, 
  • Line 4 from bottom. {ref: BAL 12112, McBride}.
  • Brown cloth with blindstamped boards. Yellow endpaper. 
  • Publisher's catalog inserted. Only 5,250 copies in the first printing.
  • Book Condition: Good, shelf wear, light spots, tight spine, light foxing.
  • Fraying at the spine, age toning, second blank endpaper missing, rolled spine.
  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was the first American to Translate Dante's Divine Comedy
  • 1st Editions and Antiquarian Books
  • American Booksellers Association (ABA) - Member