Four marked-up (edited) manuscript pages mounted on stiff paper and nicely bound with endpapers into blue cloth boards with mounted label on front with title. SIGNED by Kathleen Norris over typescript on first page (page 203 of the manuscript, whose first two lines reads, "'Dad is simply out of his senses.' She raised long lashes thoughtfully"). These manuscript pages come from a novel published in 1929 by Doubleday Doran. Norris (1880-1966) was a best-selling romance novelist and newspaper columnist. According to Wikipedia, she was one of the most widely read and highest paid women writers in the U.S. for nearly fifty years, using her fiction to promote values including the sanctity of marriage, the nobility of motherhood, and the importance of service to others. Edges of boards are slightly darkened. 4to. 4 pp. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Pages from the Original Manuscript of "Red ...
Publisher: Doubleday Doran
Publication Date: 1929
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First edition
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