Very Good. Item #5860
London: Baldwin, Cradock, & Joy, 1825. This copy is from the personal library of journalist and language expert William Safire. First Edition. 12mo; vi, , 136 pp. Rebound in blue cloth with marbled paper. Lettering stamped in gold on spine.
Small library stamp for St. Charles College Library in Catonsville, MD (closed in 1977) on lower right corner of the title page. Notes in pencil on front flyleaf over which a bookplate for the personal library of Arthur T. Connoly has been placed. Bookplate designed and printed by Sidney Lawton Smith (1845-1929). [Boston Athenæum] Note in ink on recto of title page states: "29496." All other pages clean and unmarked. Binding sound.
A collection of poetry published anonymously by comic poet Thomas Hood and John Hamilton Reynolds.
[The Works of Thomas Hood: Comic and Serious, in Prose and Verse, Volume 1, ed. Tom Hood 145].