One of ours [by] Willa Cather.
|Main Author:||Cather, Willa, 1873-1947.|
New York : A. A. Knopf, 1922
Farm life > Fiction.
World War, 1914-1918 > Fiction.
Nebraska > Fiction.
Authors' presentation inscriptions (Provenance).
Authors' autographs (Provenance).
Limitation statements (Publishing).
"On a table ... were pipes and boxes of tobacco, cigars in a glass jar, and a big Chinese bowl full of cigarettes"--p. 40; with several other references to tobacco.
"Set up and electrotyped by the Vail-Ballou Co., Binghamton, N. Y. Paper furnished by the Japan Paper Co., New York, N. Y. Printed and bound by the Plimpton Press, Norwood, Mass."--Verso of t.p.
Subsequently issued as "second printing, September, 1922". Bound in brown cloth with colored stamping on cover, lacking preliminary statement. Unsigned.
"The first edition of 'One of Ours' consists of three hundred and forty-five copies as follows: thirty-five on Imperial Japan vellum (of which five are not for sale) numbered from 1 to 35; and three hundred and ten copies on Perusia Handmade Italian paper (of which 15 are not for sale) numbered 36 to 345. Each copy is signed by the author."--p. [ii].
Arents: Author's presentation copy, inscribed to Albert Donovan's mother, September 30, 1922.
[x], 459 p. ;
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