Title Field of Honor
Book Condition Near Fine
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Publisher New York & London The Century Company 1929
Seller ID 002965
New York & London: The Century Company, 1929. Donn Byrne (1889-1928), raised in an impoverished Irish family, had become a very popular writer by the time an unfortunate automobile accident ended his life. His last novel, issued posthumously. This is a Near Fine copy of the First Edition Thus, a large-paper edition that is LIMITED to 500 copies (495 for sale). Beautifully bound in vellum and fancy paper-covered boards, gilt lettering on the spine. Clean text; 435 pages, all deckle-edge. The limitation page is SIGNED by Dorothea Donn-Byrne, his wife, in her designation as his Literary Executrix. Top edge a bit dusty; else a Fine copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Limited.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.