My Thirty Years out of the Senate

By: Downing, Major Jack (Seba Smith)

Price: $100.00

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Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


This book came from the Sondley Reference Library in Asheville North Carolina. It has typical libray markings but no card pocket or Due Date slip. Otherwise there is general wear on the corners and edges, but square and securely bound. ; Signature of F. A. Sondley; Woodcuts; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 458 pages; This is one of the famous Major Jack Downing books by Seba Smith New En glander who pioneered vernacular humor in America. He is the northern counterpart to the Old Southwest Humorists. This book is signed on the ffep by F. A. Sondley, an author and historian from Asheville NC. Sondley donated many of his books to the Asheville Public Library which established the Sondley Reference Library in his honor. This copy, for whatever reason, was deaccessioned, but the association to Sondley is intersting. ; Signed by Associated

Title: My Thirty Years out of the Senate

Author Name: Downing, Major Jack (Seba Smith)

Categories: Humor,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: New York City, Oaksmith and Company: 1859

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 6829

Keywords: New England Satire North Carolina