Charles & Kathleen Norris: The Courtship Year

By: Richard Allan Davison (1930)

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Series: Book Club of California Publication, No. 202. LIMITED EDITION of 400 copies produced at the press of W. Thomas Taylor in Austin Texas, printed letterpress using Adobe Minion type on Mohawk Superfine paper. 4to. 11 1/4 x 8 1/4 inches. (170) pp. Half-title, Double-page title-page illustration taken from a photograph, 18 photographs on plates with images of the principle people in the text and also of some of the correspondence, 3 section headings with muted photographic illustrations; text clean, unmarked. Red cloth, printed paper spine label; binding square and tight. Prospectus in original mailing envelope. KJ319-202. Fine. This volume "tells the dramatic story of a crucial year in the lives of a young couple who would become the toast of San Francisco and New York and widely acclaimed and loved literary figures. During their heyday, Kathleen and Charles ranked among the most prolific authors in the country, writing dozens of bestselling books and scores of articles. Charles was the younger brother of Frank Norris, of McTeague and Octopus fame, and this book continues The Club's tradition of publishing letters from their renowned literary family." From the prospectus.

Title: Charles & Kathleen Norris: The Courtship Year

Author Name: Richard Allan Davison (1930)

Categories: Book Club of California,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Book Club of California: 1993

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, As Issued.

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: KJ319-202

Keywords: Charles and Kathleen Norris The Courtship Year, Richard Allan Davison, Book Club of California, Fine Press, Charles Norris, Kathleen Norris, Benjamin Franklin Norris, Frank Norris