New York, NY: A. Huntington, 1891. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. Item #027502
203 pages + (2) page index to the poems at back. Poems composed by long-time East Hampton, Long Island NY resident Cornelia Hungtington (1803-1890) often referring to people and events from the area; with a frontispiece portrait of here and a Memoriam to her life by town historian H.P. Hedges; also a preface by Abel Huntington explaining his reasoning for the publication; since "...Many of the productions which were so characteristic of herself and her surroundings..." Previous ownership name on front endpaper. Approx. 9 3/4" x 11 3/4" size; bound in white textured-paper covered boards, gilt cover titles, all edges gilt. Some edge, tips wear-through and soiling to the binding; old discoloration at bottom of title page in the inner margin; portrait leaf spotty, also with a similar blemish; in good condition.