Lot 28 of 327:
Hamlin Garland's copy of Riders of the Purple Sage  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Riders of the Purple Sage - from the library of Hamlin Garland

Author:
Grey, Zane

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Grosset & Dunlap

Date:
1912

Description:

(8vo), grey-blue boards stamped in purple, with illustrated cover label.

From the library of Pulitzer prizewinning American novelist and poet, Hannibal Hamlin Garland, with his decorative bookplate. Hamlin is best known for his fiction involving hard-working Midwestern farmers. Riders of the Purple Sage is considered Grey's most popular novel, this copy being an early reprint of the 1912 first edition from Harper & Brothers.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
A bit of light wear to cloth, faint area of staining at top edge of front board; near fine.


 
Item number:
284681
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