Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books
Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books
H-14-0263,306,312,313,339

Collection of Five American JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY Poetry Books

DETAILS
(1) Title: Out to Old Aunt Mary's. The Bobbs-Merrill Company. Decorations by Margaret Armstrong. First trade edition. Green cloth cover with gilt lettering and oval portrait reserve. Illustrated by Howard Chandler Christy (American, 1873-1952) Copyright 1904. Width 6 Depth 0.75 Height 9 inches

(2) Title: Wit and Humor (Poems and Yarns) by Riley and Nye. Illustrated by Baron de Grimm, E. Zimmerman, Walt McDougall and others. Chicago: Thompson and Thomas. 236 pages. Green cloth cover. Busts of the authors stamped on the cover. 12mo. Edgar Wilson (Bill) Nye (American, 1850-1896). Copyright 1900. Width 6 Height 8 inches Note: cover separated from spine.

(3) Title: Home Again With Me. Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company. Olive green hardcover book with gilt and colored stamping on cover and spine, and inset portrait. Copyright 1908. Width 6.5 Depth 0.75 Height 8.75 inches Note: in good condition with minor fading and shelf wear on spine. Adhesions on front cover, lower right corners of some pages stuck together.

(4) Title: An Old Sweetheart of Mine. Indianapolis: The Bowen-Merrill Company. Gilt and colored stamping on green hardcover. First published in 1888. Decorations by Virginia Keep. Subject: Romantic poetry. Illustrated by Howard Chandler Christy (American, 1873-1952). Copyright 1902 Width 6.5 Depth 0.75 Height 9 inches Note: edge wear and fading overall, and some scratches on inset portrait. Also some pages shaken and initials in pen written on first endpaper, and note on first page.

(5) Title: Riley Love-Lyrics. An antique, 19th century book with cut illustrations by William B. Dyer. Indianapolis: The Bowen-Merrill Company. 190 pages. Frontispiece with tissue guard. Boards and spine are stamped in color and gilt. Green cloth cover with woman's profile in a gilt heart. This book is Dyer's first and only solo illustrated book. Copyright 1899. Width 5.5 Depth 0.75 Height 8 inches Note: some sun beaching; several pages of a child's scribbles in pencil.
MAKER
Author: James Whitcomb Riley (American, 1849-1916)
DATE
Copyright 1899-1908
DIMENSIONS
Largest: Width 6.5 Depth 0.75 Height 9 inches
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