Lyra Americana: Hymns of Praise and Faith, from American Poets. Longfellow, Bryant, Whittier.

Lyra Americana: Hymns of Praise and Faith, from American Poets

Hardcover, London: Unwin Brothers, the Gresham Steam Press, Bucklersbury, 1870. Very Good. A collection of religious poems by more than a dozen 19th century American poets, the most famous of whom is Longfellow. Contents divided by type of hymn - Hymns of Adoration, Hymns of Supplication, Hymns of Trust and Resignation, Hymns Didactic and Hortatory, Hymns for the Christian Seasons. Previous owner inscription on front pastedown dated 1873. Both ends of spine bumped. Corners rubbed with small loss of cloth. Page edges slightly soiled. Pastedowns and free end papers contain age spotting. Text is clean. Ships same or next business day well protected in a box. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 184 pages. [Item #79672]

Price: $30.00

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