LEGENDS OF THE SOUTH. Viator, Nathan Ryno pseudonym Smith.


Baltimore: Steam Press of William K. Boyle, 1869. Hard Cover. Very Good binding. Item #5298

12mo. 95 pp. First Edition, thus. As issued in green cloth titled in gold on the front cover. Bottom corners are lightly bumped and covers are a trifle soiled; all in all a nice copy. Contemporary owner name on the title page otherwise clean. Smith was most know as a surgeon and teacher, this is a fairly uncommon collection of stories, originally printed for private distribution, this present copy is from the first published edition and contains material about White Sulpher Springs, WV; Sweet Springs, WV; Mammoth Cave; and Warm Springs, VA. OCLC 506237402.

Price: $250.00