London and Cambridge: Macmillan, 1862, 1862. First edition. NCBEL III, 544. Edges a little rubbed; very good copy.. 12mo, original gilt- and blind-stamped green cloth, gilt lettering, t.e.g. 6 pages of publisher's terminal advertisements + 16-page catalogue. Frontis and pictorial title after drawings by Mrs. Norton.
A poem about the life of the Countess de la Garaye, who with her husband dedicated their assets and lives to helping the poor. Mrs Norton's poem on the Countess helped to popularize the story. (Inventory #: 27066)
English & American Literature, Americana, First Editions, Bibliography
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