What Came of It 1878 by Mrs H.V Stitzel ~ Oregon Author ~ Novel ~ Samuel L Simpson ~ Antique


Title: What Came of It. A Novel

Author: Mrs. H. V. Stitzel; Samuel L. Simpson (completed and edited by)

Description: Original terracotta cloth boards with gilt lettering and blind stamped decorations. Rubbing to cloth at extremities; minor soiling; tips of bottom fore-corners show a small bit of exposed board. Previous owner's name rubber stamped on ffep. Frontispiece portrait of author with tissue guard. 320 pp. 7.25 x 5 inches.

The author, Harriet Stitzel, passed away in January 1878, just prior to finishing her novel. Samuel L. Simpson, "the Burns of Oregon," brought it to it natural conclusion and prepared it for publication. The story is set in the milieu of cultured society and ranges from Quebec and Paris to San Francisco. The volume concludes with a collection of eleven additional pieces by the author, consisting of essays, short stories, and poetry.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: Publishing House of Geo. H. Himes
Place: Portland, Oregon
Year: 1878

Keywords: Oregon authors, Samuel L. Simpson, George H. Himes, fiction, novel,

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