The Coral Gift or the Lovers of the Deep In Four Cantos

By: McLaughlin, Edward A.

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Brown covers with gilt titles and decoration. Square and sec urely bound, missing ffep but containing gift engraving filled in. Spine slightly sunned. Gilt foredges. ; B&W Engravings; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 240 pages; Longish poem, supposedly based on the wreck of the steamer Pulaski near Savannah. The title poem is followed by notes and some shorter poems. The poem was written in 1841, but published by Riker as a "gift book" with a special presentation page in the front. This is the first edition from 1850 which preceded the DeRenne (II 540) second edition. Truly a difficult book to find.

Title: The Coral Gift or the Lovers of the Deep In Four Cantos

Author Name: McLaughlin, Edward A.

Categories: Georgia,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: New York, J. C. Riker: 1850

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 8573

Keywords: Poetry