A KENTUCKY CARDINAL and AFTERMATH. NEW EDITION REVISED WITH A NEW PREFACE.

By: Allen, James Lane.

Price: $25.00 USD

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


276 pp + (4 pp) publisher's advertisements, 8 1/4" H. Green cloth with elaborate gilt decoration and lettering on spine and front board, top edge gilt. B&w illustrations (all present). Set in 1850s Kentucky, this is a tale of romance and tragedy, following the wooing, engagement, wedding and family life of nature lover, Adam Moss, and his society-loving neighbor, Georgianna. A slight separation between several page gatherings but still holding firmly in binding, paper is split on inside rear hinge - holding firmly, slight toning in margins of pages, light to moderate browning to fore-edge and bottom of text block, light edge wear to boards, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine - tiny tear at bottom, green colour has faded to brown on spine and some edges of boards, spine has various small areas of colour fading which effects some of the lettering and decoration. Book is protected in a stiff clear mylar jacket.

Title: A KENTUCKY CARDINAL and AFTERMATH. NEW EDITION REVISED WITH A NEW PREFACE.

Author Name: Allen, James Lane.

Illustrator: Hugh Thomson.

Categories: Literature, Art - Book Illustration/Illustrators,

Edition: Revised Edition.

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1900

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 30587

Keywords: James Allen Lane, Kentucky Authors, Kentucky Novelists, Kentucky, 19th Century American Authors, American Literature, Illustrated Books, Hugh Thomson, Adam Moss, Romance, Birds, Georgianna, Love, Cardinals, Tragedy, Engagements Wooing, Weddings, Happiness, Family Life, Social Life, 1850s America.,