Culture’s Garland, Being Memoranda of the Gradual Rise of Literature, Art, Music and Society in Chicago, and other Western Ganglia . . . With an Introduction by Julian Hawthorne. EUGENE FIELD.

Culture’s Garland, Being Memoranda of the Gradual Rise of Literature, Art, Music and Society in Chicago, and other Western Ganglia . . . With an Introduction by Julian Hawthorne.

Publisher: Boston: Ticknor and Co., 1887.
Edition: First edition, wrappers format, issued in Ticknor’s Paper Series of Choice Reading.
Bibliographical References: BAL 5733.
Condition: Wrappers slightly worn; fine copy, enclosed in a green cloth clamshell box.
Book ID: 10796

Description

8vo, original printed wrappers, [328] pages + 4 pages ads. Frontis and illustrations.

Comments

Field’s first major publication, a collection of his humorous squibs and articles from the Chicago Daily News which poke fun at Chicago and the foibles and pretensions of its residents. Culture’s Garland immediately brought Field to the forefront of American humorists.

Price: $375.00

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