Thursday, July 12, 2012

Poems and Charades

Poems and Charades

by Mary C. Barrett Brown

With a Key and Answers in Verse

Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1888
by E.P. Dutton & Co.,
in the office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington.

Press of J.J. Little & Co.
Astor Place, New York

“Mr. Howard P. Smith with regards of Addison Brown”


Jan said...

Another beautiful book from your library, William. I love poetry. But as I look at this photo, I would just love to hold this lovely work of art~~~

William Michaelian said...

I wish you could, Jan. It’s very heavy, very solid, and printed on wonderful sturdy paper. There’s very little about the poet online. She was born in 1827 and died in 1887. The inscription is by her husband.

Bitch said...

Surrounded by treasures, William?

William Michaelian said...

Yes, Monika — and some are people....