Cincinnati: Morgan & Overend, Printers, 1848. First edition. 8vo, original blind-stamped ribbon embossed red cloth, gilt stamping, 168 pages. Mezzotint frontis portrait engraved by C. A. Jewett from a Daguerreotype by E. C. Hawkins. Foxed throughout; some slight darkening and trifling wear to the cloth; a very good copy. Item #19201
A handsome collection of verses from an attorney and Covington, Kentucky veteran of the recent war with Mexico; the title poem of course concerns the major battle of the war. Small early private library bookplate on the front paste-down. Sabin 18196; Morgan, Ohio Imprints, 4894.