Christmas-Home, or The Household Festival, and Other Poems
(Brown, J.W.)

New York: C. Shepard, 1845. First edition First edition. Small octavo in paper covered boards. 142 pp. plus errata leaf. Inscribed on the front free endpaper: "The Rev. Theodore B. Bartow/ with the cordial regards of/ The Author/ Christmas Eve 1844". Collection of poems including the Christmas-themes title piece and a long lyric poem "Michael Agonistes". We believe that the author may have been the rector of St. George's Church in Astoria, NY. Good, Spine strip paper binding chipped and lacking the top and bottom 1", heavy foxing to the first blank and title page and the final blank. Scattered foxing in the text. Good Hardcover (Item ID: E9060)


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