Item Detail

Item Number 7701
Title Rubaiyat Of Doc Sifers
Author Riley, James Whitcomb
Condition VG-/NONE
Publisher the Century Co.
Place Published New York
Date Published 1897
Edition 1st Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes 1st edition/1st printing. Original, pictorial green cloth binding with gilt lettering and illustration of a man with horse & buggy on the front board. The binding is rubbed, spine is faded with wear to edges and there is a small paper slit in the front gutter. The book is very solid and pages are without marks or tears, there is light foxing of the endpapers. The previous owner's gift inscription and the date March 1st, 1898 are written on the front endpage. Profusely illustrated by C. M. Relyea. Included is a poem that seems to have been cut out of a newspaper, written by a Will Templer. This is a really neat book! ; B&W Illustrations; 7 3/4" x 5 1/4"; 111 pages
Keyword(s) James Whitcomb Riley,Poetry,Poems,Antiquarian Books
Category(ies) Misc. Collectible Fiction,Antiquarian Fiction,General Fiction 1sts,Art Photography Poetry Music Drama,Native Americans Americana Ethnic
Price $36.00