Hope On! Hope Forever! Or, The Boyhood of Felix Law
Howitt, Mary

New York: D. Appleton, 1847. F 212 pages; tissue-guarded frontispiece engraving of lad & dog pastoral scene, illustrated title page and regular title; good examplar of nineteenth century inspirational story for youth; Mary Howitt (1799-1888) author; nee Botham; married William Howitt (wrote of Australia after three years there & many other writings) and collaborated with him in many works; published translations from Frederika Bremer and Hans Andersen and successful children's books. (DNB); bound in publisher's dark teal-blue decoratively blindstamped and gilt cloth; some light foxing to text; some edge, tips wear to binding; overall, good condition. Good H (Item ID: 13726)


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