New York: The Derrydale Press, 1937.
First edition, one of 950. Illustrated by Ogden Pleissner, Robert Nisbet, and from photographs, drawings, and maps. xx, [ii], 191 pp. 1 vols. 4to. INSCRIBED FROM CONNETT TO HIS SON, IN DUST JACKET. Original green cloth, gilt, t.e.g., others uncut. Fine, tight copy. In DUST JACKET (spine darkened, some edgewear). Siegel 110; Frazier P-5-a; Bruns P72; Bibliotheca Salmo Salar 113. Item #242592
A beautiful and sought-after Derrydale, here with the uncommon dust jacket, and excellent Connett family provenance: inscribed on first blank leaf "To my son Eugene IV from Eugene III"
Connett recorded elsewhere that he wrote most of this book himself.
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