RARE 1939 1st Ed 'The Great Tradition' w/ Partial DJ - Historical Fiction / Romance

COLLECTOR'S 1939 first edition book - The Great Tradition by Frances Parkinson Keyes. Has partial dust jacket.

Historical fiction, takes place during and after the Great war. German Aristocratic family and son embattled in chaotic world.

Publisher: Jilian Messner, Inc., Copyright-Frances Parkinson Keyes, 1939-first edition, we believe its a first printing.

Few BEAUTIFUL full page illustrations, looks like pen & ink drawings. Decoration by Stanley Wood. Photos do not pictures justice!

Plot: Story of Faith Marlowe who married German nobleman, Rudolf, and later fell in love with Spaniard Sebastian. Hans Christian(son)on his way to Germany after "Great War". Includes much history of the period, both German and Spanish.

Substantial hardcover w/ partial unclipped DJ-$2.50 (only flaps remain), blue cloth boards, color cameo portraits Hans & Faith, 477 pp, 8" x 5".

Binding tight. NOT ex-lib. Not book club. Very good+ vintage condition.

Pages excellent for age-bright/clean-light page yellowing. Endpapers general wear including foxed.

DJ flaps glued to blank ep-no other part of dj. General cover wear including spine. Possible cameo pictures cut out and glued to front boards from original dj.

Cover general wear including some scuffing-some soiling-light corner bumping. Spine-very discolored-general wear.

Antiquarian: Literature: Romance Novel: Spanish War: Military: Wartime: 1930's: Granada

Item ID: BK203

RARE 1939 1st Ed 'The Great Tradition' w/ Partial DJ - Historical Fiction / Romance

RARE 1939 1st Ed  'The Great Tradition' w/ Partial DJ - Historical Fiction / Romance
RARE 1939 1st Ed  'The Great Tradition' w/ Partial DJ - Historical Fiction / Romance
RARE 1939 1st Ed  'The Great Tradition' w/ Partial DJ - Historical Fiction / Romance
RARE 1939 1st Ed  'The Great Tradition' w/ Partial DJ - Historical Fiction / Romance
RARE 1939 1st Ed  'The Great Tradition' w/ Partial DJ - Historical Fiction / Romance

COLLECTOR'S 1939 first edition book - The Great Tradition by Frances Parkinson Keyes. Has partial dust jacket.

Historical fiction, takes place during and after the Great war. German Aristocratic family and son embattled in chaotic world.

Publisher: Jilian Messner, Inc., Copyright-Frances Parkinson Keyes, 1939-first edition, we believe its a first printing.

Few BEAUTIFUL full page illustrations, looks like pen & ink drawings. Decoration by Stanley Wood. Photos do not pictures justice!

Plot: Story of Faith Marlowe who married German nobleman, Rudolf, and later fell in love with Spaniard Sebastian. Hans Christian(son)on his way to Germany after "Great War". Includes much history of the period, both German and Spanish.

Substantial hardcover w/ partial unclipped DJ-$2.50 (only flaps remain), blue cloth boards, color cameo portraits Hans & Faith, 477 pp, 8" x 5".

Binding tight. NOT ex-lib. Not book club. Very good+ vintage condition.

Pages excellent for age-bright/clean-light page yellowing. Endpapers general wear including foxed.

DJ flaps glued to blank ep-no other part of dj. General cover wear including spine. Possible cameo pictures cut out and glued to front boards from original dj.

Cover general wear including some scuffing-some soiling-light corner bumping. Spine-very discolored-general wear.

Antiquarian: Literature: Romance Novel: Spanish War: Military: Wartime: 1930's: Granada

Item ID: BK203

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