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The Forest Avenger.

By: Whittaker, Capt. Frederick

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, The Arthur Westbrook Company: 1908

Seller ID: 14797

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


'Beadle's Frontier Series, No. 12'. 99 pages; ad on back cover; color illustrated cover (5 x 7 inch). Very good clean copy. View more info

Marksman the Hunter.

By: Whittaker, Capt. Frederick

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Ivers & Co., Publishers: 1909

Seller ID: 14801

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


'Beadle's Frontier Series, No. 92'. 100 pages; [2] pages ads in back; color illustrated cover (5 x 7 inch). Very good copy. View more info

The Brave Boy Hunters of Kentucky.

By: Whittaker, Capt. Frederick

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, The Arthur Westbrook Company: 1908

Seller ID: 14822

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


'Beadle's Frontier Series, No. 18'. 98 pages; ad on back of cover; color illustrated paper wrapper cover (5 x 7 inch). Very good clan copy. View more info

Marksman the Hunter.

By: Whittaker, Cpt. Frederick

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, The Arthur Westbrook Company: 1909

Seller ID: 14810

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


'Beadle's Frontier Series, No. 92'. 100 pages; ad on the back cover; color illustration for the cover (5 x 6 3/4 inch). Missing chips from top and bottom of the spine. Very good copy. View more info

The Brave Boy Hunters of Kentucky, No. 18

By: Whittaker, Frederick

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Ivers and Company: 1908

Seller ID: 019413

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Original publisher's wrapper with a multicolored illustration of two boys wearing buckskin outfits, standing side by side in the wilderness by a river. No. 18 of Beadle's Frontier Series. 4 3/4" x 7." Ninety-eight pages, complete. Advertisements for other books on back cover and last five pages. Light chipping on spine. A very clean copy. View more info

The Tent on the Beach and Other Poems.

By: Whittier, John G.

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Boston, Mass, Ticknor and Fields: 1867

Seller ID: 9836

Condition: Collectible-Fine


BAL # 21866 - B binding, preceeded only by what BAL calls a "trial binding". First issue of text with letter "N" perfect in line 2, page 172. 172 pages; bound in publisher's green cloth. Former owner's bookplate 'Frances H. Catlin' and pencil inscription 'F.H. Catlin. February 23rd, 1867'. Copy clean inside and out, except for small buble on cover (3/8 x 1 1/2 inch). Whittier (1807-1892) was a well known reformer, involved in the anti-slavery movement and... View more info

Steel Engraved Portrait "John G. Whittier"

By: Whittier, John G.

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 10999

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


circa.1870s. Steel engraving (4 1/2 x 6 1/4 inch) of the upper body on a paper sheet (9 1/2 x 11 3/4 inch). John Greenleaf Whittier (1807-1892) known as the 'Quaker Poet' and an ardent abolitionist. Among his published works are MOLL PITCHER (1832), HOME BALLADS (1860), SNOW-BOUND (1860). View more info

The Vision of Echard and Other Poems

By: Whittier, John Greenleaf

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Houghton, Osgood & Co. Boston. 1878.: 1878

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 501

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Gilt decoration and lettering front cover, gilt lettering spine, gilt page tops. Slight chipping to spine top and bottom. 131 pages. Offsetting pages 64-65. Contents include: The Vision of Echard; The Witch of Wenham; June on the Merrimac; Hymn of the Dunkers; Centennial Hymn; The Two Angels; The Henchman; King Solomon and the Ants; I was a Stranger, and ye took me in; At Eventide; The Problem; Response; etc. View more info

The Pennsylvania Pilgrim and Other Poems

By: Whittier, John Greenleaf

Price: $25.00

Publisher: James R. Osgood and Company. Boston. 1872.: 1872

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 503

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


BAL 21904 printing 1. Binding A. Illustrations. Gilt decoration and lettering front cover and spine. Slight chipping spine top and bottom. Slight white spotting front and rear covers. Small photograph affixed to front end paper. 129 pages. Contents include: The Pennsylvania Pilgrim, The Pageant, The Singer, My Birthday, The Brewing of Soma, Disarmament, The Sisters, King Volmer and Elsie, The Three Bells, etc. View more info

Miriam and Other Poems

By: Whittier, John Greenleaf

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fields, Osgood & Co. Boston. 1871.: 1871

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 504

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


BAL 21889. Binding 1. Gilt decoration and lettering front cover and spine. Slight chipping spine top. Book plate front end paper. 106 pages. Contents include: Miriam; Nauhaught, the Deacon; In School-Days; The Hive at Gettysburg; The Prayer Seeker; A Spiritual Manifestation; "The Laurels"; Hymn; etc. View more info

Home Ballads and Poems

By: Whittier, John Greenleaf

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ticknor and Fields. Boston. 1860.: 1860

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 505

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


BAL 21819: "1500 copies printed." 206 pages, plus publisher's advertising pages. Smudge bottom pages 76-77, text unaffected. Outer edge front end paper removed. Contents include: Ballads -- The Witch's Daughter, The Garrison of Cape Ann, The Double-Headed Snake of Newbury, etc.; Poems and Lyrics -- The Shadow and the Light, The Old Burying-Ground, On a Prayer-Book, The Red River Voyageur, The Sisters, etc. View more info

Hazel-Blossoms.

By: Whittier, John Greenleaf

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, James R. Osgood & Company: 1875

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6845

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


133 pages, frontispiece, green cloth with gilt stamping, 7 x 4 3/4". Spine ends lightly chipped, else very good with some foxing. Poems include Sumner, The Prayer of Agassiz, John Underhill, Conductor Bradley, Vesta, The Healer and others, augmented by some poems by Elizabeth H. Whittier, his sister, including John Quincy Adams, Dr. Kane in Cuba, Lady Franklin, Night and Death, and others. BAL 21923. First edition, printing 1, state "B". View more info

Image for Snow-Bound : A Winter Idyl

Snow-Bound : A Winter Idyl

By: Whittier, John Greenleaf

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Boston, Mass, Houghton, Mifflin and Company: 1892

Seller ID: 10894

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Limited to 250 copies printed on Japanese paper, this is the Publisher's copy, later inscribed to Mrs Roland Hazard. 1st Edition of the "Prefatory Note". vii, 43 pages; photogravures; notes; bound in white vellum with gilt design and lettering on the cover and spine. Signs of slight wear to the top and bottom of the spine, else a fine clean copy inside and outside. Printed only on the left hand pages. Blanck - BIBLIOGRAPHY OF AMERICAN LITERATURE, Vol 9. Number 22... View more info

Original Carte De Visite Photo Portrait : John G. Whittier

By: Whittier, John Greenleaf

Price: $47.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Sarony:

Seller ID: 13228

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Circa 1870. Original carte de visite photo portrait (2 1/2 x 4 1/8 inch). John Greenleaf Whittier (1807-1892) was an American Quaker poet and leading advocate of the abolition of slavery. He edited by the 'The National Era', a very influential publication among the abolitionists. An image of his upper body, wearing a suit, his hair gray and showing a light smile. Very good clean copy. View more info

The Captain's Well

By: Whittier, John Greenleaf

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Supplement to the New York Ledger: 1890

Seller ID: 14728

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Dated January 11, 1890 as a Souvenir Supplement. [4] pages; folded sheet printed on all sides (22 1/2 by 16 1/8 folded to 11 1/4 x 16 1/8 inch). Several small tears along the edges. Illustrated drawings on the cover and back, with illustrations and text on the inside. An account of the ship wreck in Arabia by Captain Valentine Bagley. Very good copy. View more info

The King's Missive, and Other Poems

By: Whittier, John Greenleaf

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton, Mifflin and Company: 1881

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019942

Condition: Very Good


Original publisher's blue cloth binding. 4 1/2" x 7." Ninety-nine pages, complete. Black and white frontispiece portrait of the author included. Gilt lettering and small gilt decorations on front cover and spine. Top edge gilt. Purple stamp with "J. Elliot Condict, Germantown, PA" on front free endpaper and title page. Covers are very clean and intact. Pages are clean and intact overall but have some faint foxing. John Greenleaf Whittier (1807-18... View more info

Among the Hills, and Other Poems

By: Whittier, John Greenleaf

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Fields, Osgood, and Company: 1869

Seller ID: 019948

Condition: Very Good


Original publisher's green cloth binding. 4 3/4" x 7." 100 pages, complete. A black and white frontispiece shows a man and a woman in a field is included. The title page and "Prelude" show smaller black and white illustrations of natural scenery with a river and moutain and a wagon in a bucolic landscape, respectively. Four pages of advertisements in the back for other books by Whittier (three black and white illustrations included with the advertise... View more info

A Whittier Calendar

By: Whittier, John Greenleaf; Annie Russell Marble, Editor

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Thomas Y. Crowell & Co. Publishers. New York. (1910).: 1910

Seller ID: 499

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Frontispiece. Gilt decoration and lettering front cover, gilt page tops. Flexible boards. Uncut page sides and bottoms. Ribbon book mark, affixed. Damp stain side edge pages v - 14. Split at spine between pages vi and 1. From the Preface: "His poems touch our hearts and souls with a personal, fraternal tenderness". "He was pre-eminently the bucolic poet of American literature; he was a world-champion of emancipation and a prophet of world-peace". "Whi... View more info

The Poems of John Greenleaf Whittier

By: Whittier, John Greenleaf; Louis Untermeyer, Editor

Price: $47.50

Publisher: The Limited Editions Club. New York. 1945.: 1945

Seller ID: 498

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


No. 910 of 1500 copies. Signed by the illustrator. Frontispiece. Selected and Edited with a Commentary by Louis Untermeyer. Pencil drawings. 333 pages. Border on each page and end papers. Full-page illustrations. Slight chipping to spine top. Slight fading to upper portion front cover. Gilt lettering front cover and spine. Book measures 6 3/4 x 10 3/4. Uncut page bottoms. Poems included are from the following categories: Ballads and Legends; Snow-Bound; Of Places and Peo... View more info

Autograph Letter Signed - William Pinkney Whyte

By: Whyte, William Pinkney

Price: $47.50

Publisher: 1882

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019393

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Letter handwritten on beige paper in black ink. Datelined December 29, 1882, possibly in Baltimore. 5 3/4" x 9 1/4." One page. Letter and signature are very clean and intact. William Pinkney Whyte (1824-1908) was a lawyer and U.S. Senator from Maryland (1868-1871; 1875-1881; 1906-1908). He also served as Governor of Maryland (1871-1874) and Mayor of Baltimore (1881-1883). In this letter to literary editor Eugene L. Didier (1838-1913), Whyte asks for Didier... View more info