The Soul Of Jack London

By: Payne, Edward Biron / Ninetta Eames Payne

Price: $20.00

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Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some beginning bumping to the spine ends of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's bookplate on the front pastedown page. The dust jacket is mostly clean and bright, but has a couple of small edge nicks, some light bumping to the spine ends and a couple of small spots of foxing and discoloration. ". She is best known as a writer and magazine editor in the late 1800s and early 1900s. As the editor of the San Francisco based Overland Monthly magazine (founded by Bret Harte) , she became an early proponent of Jack London as a writer. She was the first to publish one of his short stories, "To the Man on Trail", [Note 1] in 1899, [Note 2] and wrote a promotional biography of London in Overland Monthly in 1900, which helped to establish his career. [2] Later she was his business manager and neighbor. Netta was the aunt and foster mother of author Charmian Kittredge, whom she raised from the age of six. It was through Netta that London met Charmian, who became his lover and later his second wife. Netta also introduced London to the town of Glen Ellen, where he settled, developed a ranch, and spent his final years." (from Wikipedia)

Title: The Soul Of Jack London

Author Name: Payne, Edward Biron / Ninetta Eames Payne

Categories: Author Biography,

Edition: 2nd Edition; 1st Printing

Publisher: Kingsport, TN, Southern Publishers, Inc.: 1933

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

Seller ID: A40856

Keywords: Author Biography Edward Biron Payne Ninetta Eames Payne Jack London Charmian London Literary Criticism Author Biography,