Pair of early printings of Victorian poetry. The Courtship of Miles Standish by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1859. In Memoriam by Lord Alfred Tennyson, 1856. Both published by Ticknor and Fields, Boston. Hardcovers, brown decorative cloth. Firm with rubbing to spine edges and corners, previous owners' names and some foxing on endpages, few underlines in Tennyson's book, and residue of removed bookplate inside front cover of Longfellow's book (shown in pictures).
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