The Life of the Boston Bard

Mount Pleasant: Stephen Marshall, 1825. First. hardcover. 203pp. 12mo, contemporary calf, leather label, calf lightly soiled, light foxing throughout, calf rubbed on some edges. Mount Pleasant, NY: Stephen Marshall, 1825. First Edition. very good(-).

Autobiography of the early American poet, Robert Stevenson Coffin. Coffin was born in Brunswick Maine and later lived in Philadelphia, New York, and Boston. He was known as, "The Boston Bard." He died at the age of 30 in 1827. Sabin 14186.

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