Ramona A Story (Monterey Edition)

By: Jackson, Helen Hunt

Price: $175.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

B&W Illustrations; This is a two volume set. The set is in Fine condition and has Near Fine dust jackets. (Volume I - 310 pages. Volume II - 308) The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name on the first free page of the second volume. The dust jackets have some beginning edge wear and nicking to the edges. This is the Monterey Edition of the book. Illustrated throughout by Henry Sandham. " 1865, toured England and France. In December, they were visiting Boston, Massachusetts, intending only stay for a short while to complete some portrait commissions, but instead they ended up staying there for nearly twenty years. It was at this time when he decided to focus more on art and less on business. In 1882, The Century Magazine (the successor to Scribner's) sent him on assignment with Helen Hunt Jackson to Southern California to investigate the lives of Mission Indians. That work was published in 1883 and eventually formed the basis of her 1884 best-selling novel Ramona, for which Sandham also supplied illustrations (in a 1900 edition). "

Title: Ramona A Story (Monterey Edition)

Author Name: Jackson, Helen Hunt

Illustrator: Illustrated by Henry Sandham

Categories: Modern Fiction First Editions,

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little, Brown, and Company: 1900

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: A33101

Keywords: Modern Fiction First Edition Helen Hunt Jackson Ramona California California Fiction Henry Sandham Modern Fiction Firsts,