Texas Jack of the Old West and Mlle. Morlacchi of the Stage

By: Herschel C. Logan (1901-1987)

Price: $35.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Miniature Book. 2 3/4 x 2 1/8 inches. Unpaginated. [20] pp. Text printed in brown ink, 6 illustrations by Herschel Logan throughout the text, printer's device on the colophon, presented in a French-fold format; text clean, unmarked. Full brown cloth, printed paper front cover label, dust-jacket titled in brown; binding square and tight, dust-jacket toned. Glen Dawson's copy without distinguishing marks. GKK220-024. Very Good. LIMITED EDITION of 50 copies, designed, illustrated, printed and hand bound at the Log-Anne Press. This book is a miniature adaptation of a larger work by Herschel Logan entitled Buckskin and Satin. A true story of love and romance in the old west, told in an appropriate melodramatic style; the principals being John Baker "Texas Jack" Omohundro (1846-1880) and Giuseppina Antonia "Josephine" Morlacchi Omohundro (1836-1886). REFERENCE: Bradbury, 20th-Century U.S. Miniature Books, No. 1890.

Title: Texas Jack of the Old West and Mlle. Morlacchi of the Stage

Author Name: Herschel C. Logan (1901-1987)

Illustrator: Herschel C. Logan

Categories: Miniature Book,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Santa Cruz, CA, The Log-Anne Press: 1983

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: GKK220-024

Keywords: Herschel C. Logan, Texas Jack of the Old West and Mlle Morlacchi of the Stage, Fine Press, Limited Edition, True Love, Log-Anne Press, Western Americana