First EditionDickinson, Emily. Poems by Emily Dickinson. Second Series. Edited by two of her friends. T.W. Higginson and Mabel Lewis Todd. Boston: Roberts Brothers 1891. 1st Edition. 7" x 5" inches. 230 pages. Original beveled green cloth, gilt lettering a floral design. Top edge gilt. A very rare First Edition. Only 960 copies of this First Edition of Dickinson's volume of poetry were ever printed.
The second installment of Dickinson's poetry released after the success of Poems, four years after the poet's death. Spine lettering and floral design are faded but legible. Light wear exterior. Binding tight, and contents very clean. A very good copy of a rare title.