Austin: Von Boeckmann-Jones Company, 1963. Very Good / Very Good. Item #11915
Austin: Von Boeckmann-Jones Company, 1963. First Edition. Octavo; xiii, 74pp. Printed green dust jacket over gray boards with black lettering and illustration. Jacket shows a few shallow chips and tears with some adjacent creasing along edges. Boards are sturdy and square with bumping at head of spine. Endpapers toning from contact with flaps. Interior is clean and unmarked, with many pages still uncut. Binding is sound.
Biography of the banker and former Austin, Texas mayor (1909-1919). Presentation inscription by the author's husband, Robert Hughes, to Washington, D.C. media consultant (not the novelist) John Franzén.