Published in Toronto by William Briggs and edited by William Michael Rossetti, The Poetical Works of John Greenleaf Whittier is housed by a rust coloured cloth hard cover with gold gilt lettering on the spine.
Publishing date unknown; circa 1900.
John Greenleaf Whittier was a Quaker and an abolitionist in America in the 19th century. His poetry chiefly represents American politics, scenery and the anti-slavery movement of his time.
This book is a piece of history that would make a great addition to your collection.