A song-story of love with pathos and humor exquisitely blended, the spirit of which Howard Chandler Christy catches admirably in his charming ...Show synopsisA song-story of love with pathos and humor exquisitely blended, the spirit of which Howard Chandler Christy catches admirably in his charming drawings. James Whitcomb Riley (1849-1916) was an American poet whose most famous works, Little Orphant Annie (1885) and The Raggedy Man (1890), were written in an Indiana dialect.Hide synopsis
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Description:Christy, Howard Chandler. Good/No Jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall...Christy, Howard Chandler. Good/No Jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall Cover has moderate wear and soiling. Front hinge very loose. Beautifully illustrated.
Edition: Believed to be the First Printing by Grosset & Dunlap.
Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap
Description:Drawings by Howard Chandler Christy, Decorations by Margaret...Drawings by Howard Chandler Christy, Decorations by Margaret Armstrong. dedicated to John J. Curtis. Very good hardback would have been rated FINE, except front free end paper was removed exposing hinge and making front cover a little loose. There is an original 'printer wrinkle' on some pages. Drawings are as NEW, clean and crisp! Photograph is SPECIFIC to this listing. Hardback w/grey cloth over boards. Filled with black and soft rose color fully executed drawings. Not paginated. This is a very, very scarce printing by this Publisher. The illustrations are fantastic! Written in dialect: "And wonder what wuz left me Worth livin' fer below, When the girl I loved wuz married To another don't you know! "
Description:Howard Chandler Christy. Good+ Decorations by Margaret...Howard Chandler Christy. Good+ Decorations by Margaret Armstrong. 9.75" tall; color il paste-down on front cover; white & gilt lettering & decorations front & spine; text & ils in a reddish orange; light wear to extrems of cover; sewn binding is weak.
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