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Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1882. First edition (BAL 1228). Original green cloth, gilt-decorated. Here Boker defends his father's memory against charges that he had ruined the Girard Bank of Philadelphia. Along with Bayard Taylor, Richard Henry and Elizabeth Stoddard, Edmund Clarence Stedman, and Thomas Bailey Aldrich, Boker had helped to keep Idealism alive in the materialistic years following the Civil War (Willard Thorp in The Literary History of the United States). A little rubbed, a Fine copy.
Title: The Book of the Dead.
Seller ID: boker,georgeh.henry.90philadelphia:j.b.lippincot