The Unfortunate Mountain Girl: A Collection of Miscellanies in Prose and Verse

By: Pratt, L. J.

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Middlebury, Vermont: The Register Book and Job Office, 1854. Heavily worn first edition of this collection of short stories and verses written by a blind woman. Includes: The Gipsy Girl; The Peaceful Cottage (set in Maine); The Young Heiress; The Young Tutor; The Orphan's Benefactress; The Reward of a Dutiful Son; Eva, the Little Christian; Emma, the Belle of the Village; The Berry Boy; The Broken-Hearter Girl; The Early Graves; The Mysterious Strangers; The Great Levee, or the Unexpected Wedding; The Fortunate Bachelor; and several verses. Brown cloth stamped in gilt and in blind, 176 pages. Worn, with chips at the spine ends, cocked binding, worn edges, rear endpaper chipped, binding shaken with several pages loosened or detached but present, names in pencil on front free endpaper, scattered foxing and finger-soiling. Reading copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. First Edition.

Title: The Unfortunate Mountain Girl: A Collection of Miscellanies in Prose and Verse

Author Name: Pratt, L. J.

Categories: Fiction, Literature, Poetry, Literary History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Middlebury, Vermont, The Register Book and Job Office: 1854

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair

Seller ID: 002434

Keywords: FICTION FEMALE AUTHOR BLIND HANDICAPPED