Ballads of the Wine Mad Town. Florence Wobber.
Ballads of the Wine Mad Town
Ballads of the Wine Mad Town

Ballads of the Wine Mad Town

San Francisco; (1916): By the Author/Sunset Publishing House. First Edition. Small Octavo. Item #028473

94(4) pp. Illustrated. The verses are highly colored with Oriental imagery. Many of the lines are spirited and picturesque. The stress is on the sensuous aspect of intoxication rather than the "morning after" effect. A near fine copy that is a very bright blue cloth with the lovely cover design in gilt and red by the author who has also drawn the six colored illustrations depicting the stages of wine's allure. A fine bright copy. [References: Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib. p. 627. Copies reside in the Library of Congress Katherine Golden Bitting Collection.].

Price: $125.00

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