1900. Item #A5374
Bullock, Flora. The Old Town on the River: A Little Book of Visions. Lincoln, NE: "Arranged and Printed by Harry S. Stuff at The Ivy Press (Sign of the Ivy Leaf)" 1900. p, many photos by Messrs. Tyson and Rice, and line ills. by Harriet Hershey. Fair hardcover (ask for details before ordering); no d.j. (as issued?). ** Atmospheric articles and verse about Nebraska City, where the author taught the blind for many years. Some of the pieces had appeared in the [Lincoln] Courier in 1899 and 1900. The photos are chiefly landscapes, some of them silhouetted into ovals, lozenges, circles, diamonds, and other shapes. Laid in is a poem, "A Christmas Song," presumably in Bullock's hand and signed by her, 1906. Also a "Compliments of the Author" presentation with lines from James Russell Lowell, but in another (secretarial?) hand. Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate. [Regional Press, Regional Author].