Keller, Helen (1880-1968).OPTIMISM, AN ESSAY. New York: T.Y. Crowell and Company, 1903 (1903). First edition Very Good 75 pp. Green boards embossed in gilt and red. Corners and head and tail of spine gently bumped. Previous owner name inked in small letters on ffep. An essay by deaf and blind Helen Keller, who found she had much in life for which to be optmistic. A beautiful book with an uplifting topic.