NOTES ON JURGEN

By: (Cabell, James Branch). Cover, James P

Price: $15.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very good


New York: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1928.. 1928.. Very good. - Octavo, decorative paper covered boards. The binding is lightly rubbed with the head & tail of the spine slightly chipped. The spine is darkened. x, [i] & 115 pages, unopened. There are tears to the front edges of pages ix & 13 where they have been partially opened. Very good.

Number 216 of a limited edition of 850 numbered copies.

"Jurgen: A Comedy of Justice" [1919] was a fantastical account of its hero's mythological and amorous adventures by James Branch Cabell and was the subject of a celebrated obscenity case. The case was won by Cabell and his publisher Robert M. McBride [the publisher of the book at hand]. Cover devotes himself to tracing Cabell's sources in earlier literature.

Title: NOTES ON JURGEN

Author Name: (Cabell, James Branch). Cover, James P

Categories: Literature,

Publisher: New York: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1928.: 1928.

Book Condition: Very good

Seller ID: 31026

Keywords: LITERATURE; LITERARY CRITICISM; JAMES P. COVER; NOTES ON JURGEN; JURGEN: A COMEDY OF JUSTICE; JAMES BRANCH CABELL; OBSCENITY CASE; ROBERT M. MCBRIDE, PUBLISHER; LIMITED EDITION.