The Gobbler of God A Poem of the Southern Appalachians

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Description

Black cloth spine over printed paper covered boards with printed paper spine and cover labels still bright. Illustrated with woodcuts by Arvia MacKaye. A story-poem of Kentucky legend working the racy idiom of mountain speech into a cadence of unusual strength and beauty. Signed by the author Percy Mackaye on front free endpaper. No other writing internally, no book-plate, etc. Patterned paper covered boards darkened at extremities and showing very mild wear. A very nice copy of this scarce first edition, signed by author.

Additional information

Book Author

Mackaye, Percy

Illustrator

Arvia MacKaye

Publisher

Longman's, Green and Co,

Publish Year

Publish Place

New York [and] London

Size

8vo – over 7¾" – 9¾" tall

Book Condition

Jacket Condition

Binding Type

Cloth Spine Over Boards

Language

Signature Type

Signed by Author(s)

Edition