The Gobbler of God A Poem of the Southern Appalachians


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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


Arvia MacKaye


Longman's, Green and Co,

Publish Year

Publish Place

New York [and] London


8vo – over 7¾" – 9¾" tall

Book Condition

Jacket Condition

Binding Type

Cloth Spine Over Boards


Signature Type

Signed by Author(s)