With a gift inscription, otherwise a near fine hardcover first edition copy, blue cloth binding, no DJ. 462 pages. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. N° de réf. du libraire
Titre : Blue Ridge Breezes
Éditeur : Publishing House of the M. E. Church
Date d'édition : 1927
Reliure : Cloth
Etat du livre : Near Fine
Edition : First Edition.
Description du livre Printed for the author, [by] Publishing House M.E. Church, South, Nashville, Tenn., 1927. Hardcover. Nashville, Tenn.: Printed for the author [by] Publishing House M.E. Church, South, 1927. 461 pages. Original blue cloth stamped in gold. [19.9 cm.] A bright, very good plus copy in good dust jacket. Light rubbing to spine ends, minor foxing to endpapers, light offsetting to four pages from clippings. Jacket has chip to head of spine panel, not affecting lettering, a few other small chips, several tears with internal repairs, small scuff to rear panel affecting several letters of text (easily inferred from context), sun-darkening to spine panel, and small stain to front panel. Scarce with the jacket in any condition. Third edition, but the first from this press. The first two editions (1918, 1920) appear to have been self-published as well and were printed by the Appeals Press, Richmond. Stories of the North Carolina mountains. Joseph Medley Rowland (1886-1938), a native of North Carolina, became a preacher in Lynchburg and Richmond, Virginia, and published several books. N° de réf. du libraire 0000277