Title One Life: Memoirs, Tall Tales, Backwoods Philosophy
Book Condition Good
Edition First printing
Publisher Grand Rapids, Michigan Published by The Dean-Hicks Company for the author 1950
Seller ID 2165
Burgundy cloth with dulled gilt cover and spine titles, 15.5 by 23.5 cm, 111 pp., illus. with a handful of black and white photographs. Inscribed and signed by Sharpe on the ffep: “Best wishes to Nell & Ilah / May life always be good to you. Yer Rural Highness, ‘Newaygo Newt” per his creator – Ernest Jack Sharpe.” Light dents and scuff marks, darkening on the spine, and wear to the head and tail of the spine; glue staining on the endpapers and one drip mark on the ffep. A scarce collection of Sharpe’s poems, autobiographical and satirical pieces. Includes the “birth of Jugville and Newaygo Newt.” We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in bags. Bay Leaf Books (Member ABAA, ILAB) is dedicated to offering fine books for discriminating readers. First Edition.