Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1872. 8vo. iv, 321 pp. Second edition. Publisher’s cloth, gilt coat of arms on front board; endleaf and first blank detached. Library stamp and release on the title, gift inscription on the endleaf. Item #15067
Second edition. Proctor (1827-1923) was a New Hampshire-born poetess who made a name for herself publishing poetry in support of the Union cause. The present work describes her visit to Russia, a journey that took her well off the typical tourist trails of the time.