Item #11703 STORIES AND POEMS FOR CHILDREN. Celia Thaxter.


Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin and Company, 1895. Original light green cloth pictorially decorated in gilt, all page edges gilt.

First Edition of this collection of juvenile tales and verse, published the year after Celia Thaxter's death, and edited (with a brief Preface by) Sarah Orne Jewett. Of the poems, the last thirteen listed appear here in book form for the first time; the others had appeared in earlier Thaxter books. Near-fine (one small rub on the front cover gilt). Blanck 19927. Item #11703

Price: $150.00

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