Venable, Emerson (Editor) Poets of Ohio
Cincinnati The Robert Clarke Company 1909 First Edition Hard Cover Good
356 pages, including reference lists. Green hardcover with bright gilt titles is worn; one corner is badly bumped. Slight fraying to corners and top and bottom of spine. The hinges are cracked. The page edges are soiled. Black-and-white frontispiece with intact tissue guard. Some pencil erasures on front free endpaper; the pages are otherwise lightly age toned, clean and unmarked. Poets include William Davis Gallagher, Julia A. Dumont, Edward A. McLaughlin, Harvey D. Little, Otway Curry, Frederick William Thomas, Lewis Foulke Thomas, Charles A. Jones, Daniel Decatur Emmett, Alice Cary, Phoebe Cary, Thomas Buchanan Read, William James Sperry, William Penn Brannan, Helen Louisa Bostwick Bird, William Haines Lytle, Coates Kinney, Florus Beardsley Plimpton, Benjamin Russel Hanby, John James Piatt, Sarah Morgan Bryan Piatt, William Henry Venable, William Dean Howells, Denton Jaques Snider, Sarah Chauncey Woolsey, Slice Williams Brotherton, Edith Matilda Thomas, Thomas Emmett Moore, Henry Holcomb Bennett, John Bennett, Frances Newton Symmes, William Norman Guthrie, Alice Archer Sewall James, and Paul Laurence Dunbar.