Dayton, VA: Ruebush, Kieffer & Co., Printers, 1881.
First Edition. Published by Ruebush-Kieffer, the firm founded by the grandson of Joseph Funk, the great Mennonite printer. The volume of verse by Kieffer is full of local references, poems such as “To Shenandoah River” and “The Confederate Dead” have significant Virginia resonance. With the name of the Rinker family in Bridgewater, Virginia on the endpaper. (Haynes, 10048).
Very Good binding.