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Title:
A Book of miscellaneous Extracts, in prose and poetry, 1829
Author:
Otis, James F., composer.
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Edition:
Manuscripts.
Physical Description:
29 pages, 29 unnumbered pages, 20 pages, 2 unnumbered pages ; 26.5 x 21.2 cm
Summary:
English poems and fiction excerpts, hand-copied from various publications, including the novels of Sir Walter Scott, and sonnets by American poet James Gates Percival.
General Note:
Compiler and recipient from [2] p. letter, James Frederick Otis to [Susan Higginson], Sep. 7, 1829, bound at back of volume.
Language:
English
Local Note:
1829 manuscript : The volume is half-bound in gilt-edged levant over marbled tan boards, with the spine title and the compiler's name stamped in gilt. The endpapers are beautifully marbled in gray, blue, yellow, brown, and red. The title page bears the former owner's name and an LC number in pencil.
Format :
Manuscript

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