Boston: by the Author, 1844. First Edition. Small folio; 6pp. Lithograph on cover by Thayer. Neat hand-threading to bound edge. Light foxing & browning. Very good.
Dichter & Shapiro, p. 67, with very full description of the wonderful illustration. D & S note plate mark 388, which is present here, and call for 6 pp., with pp. 2 & 6 blank, as here.. Our text page (with the plate mark) contains stanzas 2 - 11; 11 is the concluding stanza. Stanza one is on p. 3, with music. American Imprints 44-44-3263, recording two copies and calling for 5 pages. Neither D & S nor Imprints identify the publisher, but we also have an inscribed copy (by Hutchinson), that is published by Henry Prentiss. OCLC lists both.