The Story That The Keg Told Me and The Story of the Man Who Didn’t Know Much


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Hardcover, brown cloth lettered in black on cover and gold on spine. 454 pages. Illustrated with frontispiece, tissue guard present. First edition thus [this title was published by both DeWolfe, Fiske & Co. and Cupples and Hurd, both Boston based publisher’s. Priority unknown, albeit research suggests that this edition was printed post 1889. The first title in Murray’s Adirondack Tales. Murray, aka Adirondack Murray, was an American clergyman and author who wrote prolifically on the Adirondack Mountains in Upstate New York. The present stories introduce the reader to John Norton, a trapper and idealized New England outdoors-man. No previous ownership marks. Not ex-library. A clean, square, internally unmarked copy. Rear board shows mild old stain. Very good.

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Weight 2.06 lbs
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Murray, W. H. H.


DeWolfe, Fiske & Company

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12mo – over 6¾ – 7¾" tall

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