Binding: Original cloth
Book Condition: Very Good-
Edition: First Edition
Size: small 8vo
Publisher: Cincinnati, OH: Robinson and Jones, 1845.
A first edition in Very Good- condition with cocked spine, bumped corners, rubbed covers, front hinge starting, soiled pages, bookplate of Louis S. Hardy to front pastedown, previous owners' names and addresses to front pastedown and front flyleaf. Illus. Original decorative green cloth, gilt bouquet to front board. Newspaper and magazine clippings laid in.
Cist contributed poetry to the Western Monthly Review and The Hesperian before he went into banking in 1850. Thomson 226; Ex-Libris; [i-ix] x [xi] xii,  14-184,  pages.