THE CULPRIT FAY AND OTHER POEMS

New York: George Dearborn, Publisher. Scatcherd and Adams, Printers, No. 38 Gold Street. 1835. First edition. 8vo. Frontis, vignette titlepage, (viii), 84 pp. Purple patterned cloth, faded to brown, embossed square pattern around gilt illustrated fountain with two angels and harp front and back. Gilt stamped spine. Very good copy with some wear to spine and curled corners, spine and edges of board faded. Associated with the Knickerbocker group, Drake died young, this volume published posthumously by his daughter contains his major poem "The Culprit Fay." Blanck 4825. Item #61516

Price: $225.00