“No time like the old time.” In: The Atlantic Monthly, devoted to Literature, Science, Art, and Politics, No. 96, Vol. 16, pp. 398-99, October, 1865.

Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1865. 8vo. [ii], pp. 385-512, plus 4 pages publisher’s advertisements. FIRST PRINTING. Original printed wrappers, detached with a very small piece chipped off at head of spine; interior fine, with small leaf of publisher’s advertisements sewn in before first leaf. Housed in a quarter morocco slip-case. Item #12289

First printing of this poem. It made its debut at a Phi Beta Kappa dinner two months before its printing here, where it was read aloud by Holmes. C&T, p. 360.

Price: $95.00

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