The Household Book of Poetry

Decorative anthology of poetry published by Appleton and edited by Charles Dana, American businessman, politician and philanthropist. Dark green cloth covers with designs in gilt and black. Gilt titles and decoration on spine. Decorative endpapers, illustrated with engravings, including the frontispiece. This is the 11th edition, enlarged and revised. Corners bumped and a bit worn, some wear to edges. Textblock a bit browned, some spots of foxing. Binding is firm. 6 x 8.25 inches with 816 pages.
  • The Household Book of Poetry
  • Charles A. Dana, Editor
  • D. Appleton and Company. 1881