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THE YOU-OUGHT-TO-BUY-OGRAPHY OF AN INK-SLINGER [HAWAIIAN IMPRINT AUTHOR-SIGNED FIRST EDITION ]
Kohala, Hawaii: Midget Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1915. First Edition. Paperback. Photographs; 132 pages; First edition of this autobiography by Minister John Frank Cowan. The inscription at the bottom of the title page reads "Yours affectionately / John F. Cowan / Bonniebrook / Aug. 27, '19." bound in its original printed wrappers. The book shows moderate external wear, with loss at the foot of the spine and a very small tear to the fore edge of the rear cover. The binding is sound. The previous owner's annotations in ink appear at the top of the title page, with various dates listed (from 1915 to April 1, 1922). Plates after photographs, one folding. Small 4to. Original printed wrappers. Unusual Kohala imprint, produced by the Midget Press, the author's apprenticeship scheme for young Hawaiian boys. The pages are clean and without markings. This work is illustrated with a number of photographs of the author, as well as a fold-out illustration depicting "His Loftiness, the Lecturer." Width: 6.25" Height: 8". ; Signed by Author; 0 .
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