[Armstrong, Margaret (binding design); Christy, Howard Chandler (illustrations)]; Page, Thomas Nelson
Title THE OLD GENTLEMAN OF THE BLACK STOCK
Book Condition fine
Publisher New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1913
Seller ID 1066
12mo (5¼” x 7¼”). pp. . Later printing. Signed binding design by Margaret Armstrong in gold on pale blue cloth, with a cream paper onlay across the top of the design overprinted in black and gold with titles and floral motif in gold on spine. Includes title page vignette and 7 full page black and white illustrations by Howard Chandler Christy. A love story set in the South with a courtly old Southern gentleman serving as the centerpiece of the story.
A charming and bright Armstrong binding design that is scarce in this condition. Newspaper article regarding Thomas Nelson Page tipped onto verso of rfep. GE 188. See BAL 15387.