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Author Name    Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth.


Binding   Hard Cover

Edition   First Edition

Publisher    Houghton, Mifflin & Co. [Boston]. 1880. (1880).

Seller ID   97-0427

1st edition, 1st printing per BAL 12223. [i], iv, [vi], [7]-61pp. blank leaf. 16mo. Brown cloth with gilt cover & spine. Giltstamped cameo of a galley, etc. on the front cover. Top edge gilt, others uncut. Steel-engraved frontispiece of the author. Laid paper including endpapers & flyleaves. Steel-engraved frontispiece of the author. This is the first edition of the work titled only Ultima Thule, which preceded publication of In The Harbor: Ultima Thule Part II issued posthumously and mostly contained verses written since the publication of Ultima Thule in 1880. Period bookplate of Stuart W. Jackson on front endpaper. Stuart Wells Jackson (1875 - 1957) was a prominent book collector who founded his own New York City insurance firm and gifted the Stuart Wells Jackson Collection of Manuscripts and Archives to Yale U. Tissue guard over the frontispiece of author missing, corners bumped, some minor wear spots on spine edges o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. SEE PHOTO.

Editions First Poetry

Price = 20.00 USD

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