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KEY, Francis Scott
Poems of the late Francis S. Key, author of The star spangled banner : with an introductory letter by Chief Justice Taney.
R. Carter & Bros. 1857 1ed Star-Spangled Banner of Francis Scott Key FIRST BOOK w/ Americana The first appearance of ‘The Star-Spangled Banner’ in book form! Francis Scott Key was a well-known American poet from the 19th-century who is best known for writing the text to the American national anthem, ‘The Star-Spangled Banner’. This famous poem, along with many of his others, were published in 1857 in book form for the first time. Interestingly, this first edition includes a letter from Chief Justice Taney recounting the events of the War of 1812 that led to Key writing ‘The Star-Spangled Banner’. Item number: #11359 Price: $1950 KEY, Francis Scott Poems of the late Francis S. Key, author of The star spangled banner : with an introductory letter by Chief Justice Taney. New York: R. Carter & Bros., 1857. First edition. Details: Collation: Complete with all pages ix, [1], 203, [10] Language: English Binding: Cloth; tight and secure Size: ~7in X 5in (17.5cm x 12cm) Very rare and desirable with auction records and price comparisons as high as $6,500 Our Guarantee: Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide. Customer satisfaction is our priority! Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without reservation! 11359 Photos available upon request. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Schilb Antiquarian [Columbia, MO, U.S.A.]
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