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Cactus Center. Poems of an Arizona Town.

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Cactus Center. Poems of an Arizona Town.

by Chapman, Arthur

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • First
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1921. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/G-. 122, [1] pp. Decorated paper covered boards over green cloth with cactus pattern design on the front panel, spine title gilt. The dust jacket has a cactus pattern similar to the front panel. Nicely Illustrated frontispiece & recto of frontispiece; also with illustrated title page, and head-pieces over contents page and the first poem. Cowboy poetry with a rich Western humor; "In vigor of style, irresistibly suggests a transplanted Kipling. " The author was a colunnist for a Denver newspaper. Near Fine in dust jacket with a loose piece out of bottom of spine; the jacket is otherwise good. The loose piece of the jacket is laid in.

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Bookseller
Lippincott Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
5470
Title
Cactus Center. Poems of an Arizona Town.
Author
Chapman, Arthur
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
G-
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin
Place of Publication
Boston
Date Published
1921
Bookseller catalogs
Poetry; Western Americana;

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We invite you to browse through the approximately 1800 books we have listed online on a wide variety of subjects, including strong holdings in Maine history and literature, lumbering, the North Woods of Maine, and Eastern Woodland Indians. We've been in business since 1975, over 25 years with a general antiquarian bookshop in Bangor.We are open by appointment; most of our stock of over 20,000 old and rare books have never been listed online, including a large selection of books on Maine and the Maine Woods. We are regularly adding to our inventory with new acquisitions.

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