Gertrude of Wyoming: A Pennsylvanian Tale. And Other Poems. Thomas Campbell.
Gertrude of Wyoming: A Pennsylvanian Tale. And Other Poems.
Gertrude of Wyoming: A Pennsylvanian Tale. And Other Poems.

Gertrude of Wyoming: A Pennsylvanian Tale. And Other Poems.

London: Printed by T. Bensley [and] published for the Author, by Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, 1809. First edition. Hardcover. First edition. 4to. 19th or early 20th c. half leather. Spine in 6 compartments, gilt; Cloth boards; Marbled endpapers; Top edge gilt. Errata slip present after dedication page, and scarce thus. A fine copy in a fine binding. The title poem is based on the massacre of 1778 in the Wyoming valley of Pennsylvania by Indians who were led by John Butler, a loyalist commander in the Revolutionary War. Sabin 10268. Fine. Item #18153

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