The Forayers; Or, The Raid of the Dog-Days. W. Gilmore Simms.
The Forayers; Or, The Raid of the Dog-Days

The Forayers; Or, The Raid of the Dog-Days

Chicago: Donohue, Henneberry & Co., [1890].

New and Revised Edition. Hardcover. 7 1/2" X 5 1/8". 560pp. No date, c. 1890. Red cloth over boards, with spine lettered in gilt. Moderate edgewear to binding, wirth corners bumped and frayed, heavy soiling and scattered rubbing, and sunning to spine. Lean to spine. Front hinge tender and reinforced with tape, rear hinge cracked with webbing visible. Illustrated frontispiece of a dramatic scene. Previous owner's name dated 1900 to front free endpaper. Soiling to front pastedown. Text block starting to separate at several places. Pages unmarked. A worn but readable 1890s printing of this novel by Southern poet, novelist, and historian William Gilmore Simms, an important name in antebellum Southern literature. Good. Item #1938

Price: $15.00

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