My Boy in Khaki: A Mother's Story Hardcover in Dust Jacket 1918 by Della Thompson Lutes - World War I Inspirational Ficiton


Title: My Boy in Khaki: A Mother's Story

Author: Della Thompson Lutes

Description: First Edition, first printing, May 1918 (with "E-S" on copyright page). Green cloth boards stamped in black. Front bottom corner lightly bumped; slight toning to spine. Bit of penciling to corner of ffep, else clean. Dust jacket has small chips at corners and head and foot of spine. DJ in clear archival sleeve. Color frontis. 193, [1] pp. 7.5 x 5 inches.

A purported narrative of the bravery of an American mother, a widow, who has sent her only son to serve in the war in Europe. Written to provide comfort, courage and inspiration to all such mothers with boys and men in service during America's participation in the First World War.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good+
Jacket Condition: Very Good

Publisher: Harper & Brothers
Place: New York
Year: 1918

Language: English

ISBN: n/a

Keywords: fiction, World War One, WWI, First World War, American soldiers, patriotism, patriotic, mothers,

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