Lays of Sergeant Con by Norbert Lyons SIGNED Soft Cover 1914 The Times Press Manila Philippines


Title: Lays of Sergeant Con

Author: Norbert Lyons

Description: Limp/soft boards with textured cloth. Boards are heavily worn at edges as well as head and tail of spine. A few wrinkles to cloth in both front and rear. Bio-predation holes in front cover and all the way through first few pages of text. Damp stain to front paste-down/ffep as well as rear paste-down and last few pages. Staple binding is rusting and leaving stains. Association copy. Inscribed by author to the W. H. Lewis, the editor of the Manila Times. (Lewis, was a former correspondent for the New York Herald during the Russo-Japanese War, and was with the Times between 1911-1917.) A collection of "Kiplingesque" verse from the time of the American presence in the Philippines, written in 1914. Some of the pieces had previously appeared in the Manila Daily Bulletin, the Cablenews-American, and the Philippines Free Press.

Binding: Soft cover


Publisher: The Times Press

Place: Manila, Philippine Islands

Year: 1914

ISBN: n/a

Language: English

Size: 4.25 x 6 inches.

Pages: 117 pages.

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