(Dodge, Mary Abigail) as Gail Hamilton WOOL-GATHERING
Boston: Ticknor & Fields, 1867. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Original purple cloth, gilt spine titles and decoration, bevelled covers, brown-coated endpapers, all edges stained red. Spine faded to brown, minor wear to the crown of the spine, else near fine and quite likely unread. Octavo. 335 pages.
A collection of essays by the American writer, who wrote under the pseudonym of Gail Hamilton, noted for her wit and promotion of equality of education and occupation for women. Her essays were best known for their harshness to men. BAL 4715.