THE LAST PAGAN: Presidential address before the Chicago Literary Club, Forty-third year, October 9. 1916.

Thompson, James Westfall (1869-1941.)

Published by Chicago: Chicago Literary Club, 1917., 1917
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Title: THE LAST PAGAN: Presidential address before ...

Publisher: Chicago: Chicago Literary Club, 1917.

Publication Date: 1917

Binding: Soft cover

Edition: 1st Edition

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First edition - First printing. One of 310 copies which were printed at the Marion Press in Jamaica, New York for the members of the club in 1917. Includes a long "Proem" and extensive notes. An association copy INSCRIBED on the cover "To Ripley Hitchcock with the compliments of James Westfall Thompson." Hitchcock (1857-1918) was an author and an editor, who edited the works of Kipling, Arthur Conan Doyle, Stephen Crane, Zane Grey and others. Westfall was a noted historian and author himself, on the faculty of the University of Chicago at the time he gave this address. Decorative vignettes on the title page and as a tail piece. 92 pp plus the colophon. Good only in printed sage green wrappers - wear to both covers, but especially the rear cover which has a large triangular chip at the lower corner. The top edges of the pages are still unopened. Bookseller Inventory # 55770

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