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The Man Without a Country and Other Patriotic Stories by  John M. (editor) FOOTE - Hardcover - 1925 - from Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, ABAA and Biblio.co.uk

The Man Without a Country and Other Patriotic Stories

by FOOTE, John M. (editor)

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Chicago: The John C. Winston Company, 1925. Hardcover. Illustrations by R. Pallen Coleman, J.L.G. Ferris and Earl K. Bergey. 8vo. Blue cloth with color plate tipped to front cover. Xvi, 266pp. Color frontispiece, illustrations (some color), pictorial endpapers. Very good. Spine lettering rubbed. Tight, clean copy of this anthology featuring flag-waving contributions from Hawthorne, Whitman, Howe and many more. Ownership signature of Lincoln and Civil War scholar Arnold F. Gates on an inner flyleaf.

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