A Lamp on the Plains
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Harper & Brothers Publishers
Date Published: 1937
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 31606
373pp. Octavo [21 cm] Rust colored cloth covered boards. Very good. The extremities are gently bumped and faded. There are numerous small light rubbed spots on the covers. The top edge of the text block is darkened, and there is a small soiled scuff mark on the bottom edge of the text block. The pages are browned. P. 15 has some dark staining, however the other pages are clean. In a good pictorial dust jacket with the original price present on the front inside flap. Age-toned and rubbed. The spine is sun faded. There are multiple small losses from the edges. There are two 2 inch long closed tears in the edges, that have been backed with tape. The edges also have several shorter closed tears. There is a bookseller's price in pencil on the rear inside flap.
Paul Horgan was awarded two Pulitzer Prizes.