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Memorie And Rime by Joaquin Miller

Memorie And Rime

by Joaquin Miller

Publication: Passenger Department, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company, 1900, Chicago

First edition. 12mo. 7 1/4" x 4 3/4" color, pictorial wrappers, vi, 7-237 [1] pp., advertisements. Standard Library No. 108, published Feb. 11, 1884. Issued fortnightly. "The stories and sketches are of Western life, told with the humor and pathos for which the author has long been noted." "California, Colorado, and Oregon are drawn upon for a fund of interesting anecdote and reminiscence. The author writes of a life he knows thoroughly, and with the pen of genius." An interesting group of travel sketches, stories, and poems. Moderate wear to the spine ends, fore-edges and extremities fo front and rear covers lightly chipped, else a very good copy.

Inventory Number: 35715