The WORLD On WHEELS And Other Sketches
first edition Terra-cotta decorative cloth w/ gilt & black stamping
1874 · Chicago
by Taylor, Benjamin F.
Chicago: Griggs, 1874. 1st edition (Not in Wright). Terra-cotta decorative cloth w/ gilt & black stamping. VG+ (gilt bright/light wear).. 258 pp + adverts. Illustrated with wood-cuts. 8vo.
These sketches occupy that netherworld between fact & fiction... Taylor a journalist, and these have those 'factual reporting' trappings so dear to their ilk, though, in fact, a close reading shows one would be hard pressed to name names, etc. (Inventory #: 2409.1)