New York: D. Appleton and Company, (1854). Illustrated edition. Hardcover. Octavo; pp; 343, (i); illustrated with seventy-one steel engravings by the Brothers Dalziel; full brown morocco, decorated in blind and with a circular gilt wreath at center upper board, with a decorated spine, raised bands, gilt lettering, all edges gilt and marbled endpapers;. A solid copy with some rubbing at the spine top, light inetrmittant foxing. Item #18407
Bal #1656; an illustrated one volume edition. Contains several first collected appearances of poems that were not in the 1846 edition. A handsome 19th century illustrated edition in a fine bindind. It has been said that the young Bryant wrote for the Old, the Old Bryant wrote for the Young. Reading Thanatopsis it is hard to believe that the author is only 18 years of age.