1894 · New York
First U.S. edition (per the Bibliography of American Literature) of this extensive collection of the poet's correspondence.
BAL 13228. Contemporary half calf with marbled paper–covered sides, leather edges with single gilt fillet, spines gilt extra with gilt-stamped leather title and volume labels; spines and extremities rubbed, spine labels chipped, leather with minor discoloration, joints starting from heads. A few signatures opened roughly, some unopened (most in vol. II). A worn but still distinctive set. (Inventory #: 33162)