New York: R. Carter & Brother, 1869. 160 pages. Illustrated with two engraved portraits. 5 1/2 x 3 3/4 inches. Green cloth with pictorial gilt vignette; beveled edges; head and foot of spine worn. Item #3766
First edition. "After the death of our dear boy, a very large number of tender and beautiful letters of condolence reach us from all parts of the land. As it was quite impossible for us to reply to all these kind letters, it occurred to us that the most fitting response would be to prepare a brief sketch of our child and the touching circumstance of his death...."