NP: NP, 1862. Privately Printed. Softcover. 24mo (6 3/4 x 5 1/4"). VIII, 112pp. Uncut and unopened copy. Original blue wrappers. Decorative head- and tailpieces.
Scarce pirated edition of Alfred Tennyson's poems written between 1830 and 1833. This work is attributed to the London bookseller John Camden Hotten, who advertised the title in 1862.
Hotten's advertisement precipitated a successful prosecution for piracy by Tennyson, and the edition was suppressed.
Sporadic darkening / age-toning to covers. Wrappers in overall good to good+, interior in fine uncut and unopened condition! g to fine. Item #41577