NARRATIVE POEMS.; on the female character, in various relations of human life, Including Blanch and the Rival Sisters

NY: Eastburn, Kirk, & Co, 1813. First US Edn. 8vo, pp. 206. Some foxing in a nice little rubbed full leather American binding with gilt rules on the covers and raised bands and rather elaborate stamping on the spine with marble endpapers and foredges. Contemporary name on the end paper. See CBEL Vol. III, p. 409; Imprints 29184. Item #59463

Mitford (1786-1855) published this first volume of poetry at 24 and then wrote plays and novels. She is best remembered for her popular sketches of village life. She knew Harriet Martineau, Felicia Hemans, Amelia Opie, and was especially close to E.B. Browning.

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