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My Maiden Effort. Being The Personal Confessions Of Well-Known American Authors As To Their Literary Beginnings.

Burgess, Gelett

Published by Doubleday, Page & Company, Garden City, New York, 1921
Used Condition Fine Hardcover
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Original blue cloth with gilt lettering on front cover and spine. 5 X 7 1/2 inches. 288 pages. Contributers to this copy are, Samuel Hopkins Adams, George Ade, James Lane Allen, Gertrude Atherton, Mary Austin, Irving Bacheller, Josephine Dodge Daskam Bacon, Ray Stannard Baker, Ralph Henry Barbour, Rex Beach, Virginia Frazer Boyle, Berton, Braley, Gelett, Burgess, Ellis Parker, Butler, Edward Childs Carpenter, Robert W. Chambers, Richard Washburn Child, Irvin S. Cobb, Edmund Vance Cooke, Mary Stewart Cutting, Coningsby Dawson, Edith Barnard Delano, Lee Wilson Dodd, Henry Irving Dodge, Walter Prichard Eaton, George Allan England, Edna Ferber, James Montgomery Flagg, James Forbes, Henry James Forman, Hamlin Garland, Theodosia Garrison, Eleanor, Gates, Katherine Fullerton Gerould, Montague Glass, Robert Grant, Anna Katharine Green, Zane Grey, Arthur Guiterman, Holworthy Hall (Harold E. Porter), Cosmo Hamilton, Isabel F. Hapgood, Henry Sydnor Harrison, Joseph Hergesheimer, James Hopper, Avery Hopwood, Emerson Hough, Rupert Hughes, Edward Hungerford, Fannie Hurst, Wallace Irwin, Burges Johnson, Elizabeth Jordan, Kate Jordan, Reginald Wright Kauffman, Basil King, Richard LeGallienne, Bruno Lessing (Rudolph Block), Sinclair Lewis, Laura Jean Libbey, Joseph C. Lincoln, Grace Denio Litchfield, John Luther Long, Gertrude Lynch, Peter Clark Macfarlane, Harold MacGrath Percy MacKaye, Orison Swett Marden, George Madden Martin, Sidney McCall (Mrs. Mary McNeill Fenollaso), George Barr McCutcheon, Annie Nathan Meyer, Alice Duer Miller, Cleveland Moffett, Ethel Watts Mumford, Meredith Nicholson, Charles G. Norris, William Hamilton Osborne, Will Payne, Hugh Pendexter Channing Pollock, Ernest Poole, Mary Brecht Pulver, Nina Wilcox Putnam, William MacLeod Raine, Opie Read, Lowell Otus Reese, Alice Hegan Rice, Cale Young Rice, Laura E. Richards, Grace S. Richmond, Henry Milner Rideout, Amelie Rivers (Princess Troubetskoy), arthur Somers Roche, Henry C. Rowland, Ernest Thompson Seton, Ann McClure Sholl, Lincoln Steffens, Julian Street, Arthur Stringer, Ida M. Tarbell, Booth Tarkington, Maravene Thompson, Juliet Wilbor Tompkins, Charles Hanson Towne, Arthur Train, Louis Joseph Vance, Mrs. Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Blanche Shoemaker Wagstaff, Carolyn Wells, Stewart Edward White, William Allen White, Margaret Widdemer, Kate Douglas Wiggin, Mary E. Wilkins, Marguerite Wilkinson, Ben Ames Williams, John Fleming Wilson, Owen Wister, H. C. Witwer, Clement Wood, Mrs. Wilson Woodrow, Anne Helena Woodruff, Harold Bell Wright, Edith Franklin Wyatt. A previous owner wrote the following inscription, "R. N. Hamilton from Grandmother Tompkins. Christmas, 1921." in black ink on the inside front cover. Also a impressed stamp with "The Lilacs Hamilton, Deed Not Days" in impressed on the half title page. Spine is slightly sun faded. Pages are very clean and complete. Binding is tight. Bookseller Inventory # 018169


Bibliographic Details

Title: My Maiden Effort. Being The Personal ...

Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Company, Garden City, New York

Publication Date: 1921

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Edition: 1st Edition

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