Publisher:  Houghton, Mifflin and Company, Boston, 1891, 1891
Seller ID: 60381
LONGFELLOW, Henry Wadsworth. The Song of Hiawatha. With illustrations from designs by Frederic Remington. Boston : Houghton, Mifflin and Company, at The Riverside Press, 1891. Pp. (2),[iii]-xviii,-242,(2) + portrait frontispiece + 22 pages of photogravure plates (each with a captioned tissue guard). Also small illustrations in the text throughout. 8vo, full brown calf with gilt decoration and lettering to front.
Longfellow's epic poem with an uncredited Introductory Note. Introduction I. The Peace-Pipe II. The Four Winds III. Hiawatha's Childhood IV. Hiawatha and Mudjekeewis V. Hiawatha's Fasting VI. Hiawatha's Friends VII. Hiawatha's Sailing VIII. Hiawatha's Fishing IX. Hiawatha and the Pearl Feather X. Hiawatha's Wooing XI. Hiawatha's Wedding-Feast XII. The Son of the Evening Star XIII. Blessing the Cornfields XIV. Picture-Writing XV. Hiawatha's Lamentation XVI. Pau-Puk-Keewis XVII. The Hunting of Pau-Puk-Keewis XVIII. The Death of Kwasind XIX. The Ghosts XX. The Famine XXI. The White Man's Foot XXII. Hiawatha's Departure.
Spine gone, boards loosely attached, small dampstain and black spot to top edge of front board, green ribbon detached but present, name, some internal stains from plant leavings. Good candidate for a rebind. As is. 60.00