Thick Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 46 pages; 1930 First Edition. Black hardcover in very good comdition. Front has pictorial scene with faded yellow lettering. Ex-library book, but no pockets in either front or back of book. Dark peach color dust jacket with blue lettering and same scene as front cover is in fair condition. Jacket is completely separated at folds, but scene is complete. Front of jacket is signed by Mrs. B. H. Pugh. Front flyleaf signed "With best wishes, Burton H. Pugh". However, Pugh name has several lines drawn through it, but still legible. Former owner's name also at top of front flyleaf. Glassine paper is over title page. Book is in poem form and was ten years in writing. Poem is about a Cavalier and his beautiful Castilian sweetheart. Pugh was a noted author on the subject of wheat trading. 46 pp. 8vo. ; Signed by One Author. Bookseller Inventory # 2736
Title: THE LEGEND OF OLD ST. AUGUSTINE Or The Love ...
Publication Date: 1930
Edition: First Edition
Book Description Homerian Publishing Company, Kansas City, 1930. First Edition. Small 8vo, 7 3/4in, 20cm, pp. 46, illustrations, original paper boards gilt, protected dustwrapper. First few upper corners creased at tips. Gilt to front cover has faded. Dustwrapper has adhered to boards in places. Dustwrapper is dust-stained and torn with severe loss to spine. A near vg copy in fair only dw. INSCRIBED COPY SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Bookseller Inventory # 9428