Love Among the Chickens: A Story of the Haps and Mishaps on an English Chicken Farm.
Circle Publishing, New York, 1909.. 350 pp, small 8vo (7 5/8" H), hard cover (buff cloth with black lettering on spine and front board, red & black illustration on front board, red rooster emblem on spine) - no dust jacket. Tissue-covered b&w frontispiece, plus 5 b&w plates. Love, laugher, tea, tennis, golf etc. on an English chicken farm. Interior - previous owners hand written name and book store stamp on free front endpaper, lending library name/address stamp and remains of old label on front pastedown, two pages with small corner crease - one has a large dog-ear crease, scattered brown foxing/stain marks throughout book - heavy on pages 6 to 9, pages browning lightly. Exterior - book slightly cocked, browning to spine, discoloration/staining on boards, corners slightly bumped, edges of textblock heavily browned, light to moderate edge wear, light wrinkling and fraying at top/bottom of spine. Fair.
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Book number: 15801
USD 225.00 [Appr.: EURO 203 | £UK 185.25 | JP¥ 23933]
Keywords: P.G. Wodehouse, British Authors, Humorists, Humor, Chickens, Chicken Farms, English, Tennis, Golf, Comedy.