1865 · New Orleans, (LA)
by EDMONSTON, Mrs. C.
New Orleans, (LA): Published for the authoress by Blackmar & Co, 1865. First edition. 4to. 5 pp. Title illustrated with a lithograph (9 3/4 x 8 1/4 inches) of a "New Orleans Fireman," dressed in typical fireman's clothing of the day, hat with long rear brim, holding a horn and pointing to a raging fire in a building down the street. Engraved sheet music, with lyrics. Dichter/Shaprio, p. 78. OCLC locates three copies (Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Historic New Orleans Collection, State Library of Louisiana). Disbound from a volume of sheet music; old tideline in upper corner, spine stitched, foxed, marginal tear repaired. Original illustrated wrappers (a little soiled). (#5512). (Inventory #: 59049)