New York: J. & H.G. Langley, 1842.
Softcover. Magazine (New Series: Vol. 10, No. 43). Original printed wrappers. Ex-library copy with a faint ink stamp and contemporary ownership signature on the front wrap. Rear wrap detached and split in half, light chipping and browning to the front wrap, very good. First appearance of Walt Whitman's short story: "The Tomb Blossoms." The story, when it appeared in the 1850 anthology *Voices from the Press*, became Whitman's first book appearance. Illustrated with a fine frontispiece portrait plate of Andrew Jackson, and with a tipped-in publisher's notice to subscribers at the front. A nice, clean copy. *Myerson* E35.