The Gem, A Literary Annual

HOOD, Thomas (ed.)

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Poetry and prose by Sir Walter Scott, C. Lamb, Edward Herbert, Hartley Coleridge, Barry Cornwall, Thomas Hood, John Bowring, John Keats, Miss Mitford, Mary Howitt, etc. Former owner's cataloguing slip states pieces by Scott, Keats and Lamb first published here. "The Widow" by C. Lamb is really by Hood himself and the sonnet by Edward Herbert is really written by John Hamilton Reynolds, a friend of Keats.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: W. Marshall
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1829
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    324 p. 16 cm. 16 b&w plates. Pink paper covered boards. All edges gilt. Paper cracking at hinges, corners a little worn. Front free endpaper missing and front pastedown is chipped. Front hinge tender. Occasional foxing.