Book submission: The Waif: A Collection of Poems

Title: The Waif: A Collection of Poems
Author: Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
Publication date: Cambridge: John Owen, 1845
Library: Linderman Library, Lehigh University
Call number: 821.08 L853w
Submitted by: Annie Johnson
Description:
Inscribed from A.J.H. Duganne (Augustine Joseph Hickey), a novelist, poet, and Civil War Veteran, to T.B. Read. T.B. Read was probably Thomas Buchanan Read, a poet and painter. Interestingly enough, Read painted a portrait of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow in 1859.

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