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Boston: George W. Griggs, 1855. First edition. Original black cloth, gilt, decorated in blind. Winter's first book, written when he was eighteen. It is dedicated to Longfellow who had urged Winter to publish. Fifty-five years later Winter wished that Longfellow had "exercised sterner judgment...it is rubbish, it is dreadful...I have destroyed every copy I could obtain...". Spine ends worn, moderately foxed. A Very Good copy.
Title: The Poems of William Winter.
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Seller ID: winter,william.40boston:georgew.griggs,1855.firs