Lloyd, John Uri
Title Felix Moses the Beloved Jew of Stringtown on the Pike
Book Condition Near Fine
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition Second Printing.
Publisher Cincinnati The Caxton Press 1930
Illustrator J. Augustus Knapp
Seller ID 002692
Cincinnati: The Caxton Press, 1930. Lloyd (1849-1936) was a noted pharmacist who had a second career as a writer of both local history and speculative fiction. This biography tells the story of a Jewish pedlar (1827-1886) who also served in the Confederate Army in the Civil War. Published by the Author. Illustrated by J. Augustus Knapp. This is a Near Fine copy of the Second Printing, limited to one thousand copies. Brown cloth decorative binding with beveled edges; top edge and lettering is gilt; tipped onto the front cover is an inked portrait of Moses. Clean text; 354 pages, with Addenda and a map as the front paste-down; gift inscription on FFEP. Mild rubbing at the corners and very light wear; close to a Fine copy of this fascinating bit of American history. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Second Printing.. Decorative Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by J. Augustus Knapp.