The Christian Year: Thoughts in Verse for the Sundays and Holydays throughout the Year.
The most celebrated 19th c collection of religious verse. Keble [1792-1866] did not think it would succeed, but he lived to see 90 editions published. Wordsworth said he wished he had written it. Verse for holy days and Sundays. First appeared in 1827. This edition 1834. First American edition. Contemporary black calf, joints slightly cracked, gilt. Carey, Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia. 1834. USED. $100.00