The Dragon of Wantley. Wister Owen.
The Dragon of Wantley
The Dragon of Wantley

The Dragon of Wantley

Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1892.

John Stewardson. First Edition. Hardcover (Half Leather). Very Good Condition. Item #044392

Owen Wister's own copy of his first novel with his carte de visite on the front pastedown in a special half leather publisher's binding of olive morocco over marbled boards. Wister went on to write the immendsely popular and influential Western novel "The Virginian" in 1902. Charmingly illustrated with in-text and full page illustration by Stewardson. Size: Quarto (4to). Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Illustrator: John Stewardson. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Myths, Legends & Folklore; Fiction. Inventory No: 044392.

Price: $450.00

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