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Concerning Slang and Other Droll Stories, Hubbard, Elbert

Author Name    Hubbard, Elbert

Title   Concerning Slang and Other Droll Stories

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good

Jacket Condition   No Jacket

Size   16mo

Publisher   East Aurora, NY Roycrofters 1920

Seller ID   ET0169

Green paper over pebbled leather spine. Top edge gilt. Remaining edges untrimmed. Boards are rubbed and edge worn with a couple of small nicks to paper at edges or corners. Spine ends wearing through. Pages lightly toned from age. Binding sound. 125 pages. Small book measures about 6.5 x 5 inches. Elbert Hubbard (1856 1915) was an American writer, publisher, artist, and philosopher. Today Hubbard is mostly known as the founder of the Roycroft artisan community in East Aurora, New York, an influential exponent of the Arts and Crafts Movement. Among his many publications were the nine-volume work Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great and the short story A Message to Garcia. He and his second wife, Alice Moore Hubbard, died aboard the RMS Lusitania, which was sunk by a German submarine off the coast of Ireland on May 7, 1915.

roycroft arts and crafts style language arts reference vernacular essays literature

Price = 22.00 USD

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