New York (State) poems, circa 1810s | Rare Book & Manuscript Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
This volume (126 pages) includes poems on a variety of topics, including death and dying, friendship, and nature. The poems are written in ink. The poems are written in ink. A significant number of the poems are elegiac and/or addressed to widows or the recently deceased. Catchwords often do not match the first word on the following page, and the volume ends abruptly with a catchword.
Binding: Common paper wrapper; leaves mostly disbound.