An antique, 19th century American leather bound poetry book. Read was a poet and portrait painter. A mourning poem, with beautifully rendered etchings.
The Closing Scene
J. B. Lippincott Company (Philadelphia, PA, 1836-present)
Thomas Buchanan Read (American, 1822-72)
Late 19th century
Width 7.75 Depth 0.5 Height 10.25 inches