The King Was In His Counting House: A Comedy of Common-Sense
Cabell, Branch (James Branch) , Charles Child(illus.)
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Farrar & Rinehart, Inc.
Date Published: 1938
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 37855
300pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] Green cloth covered boards with black ink stamping on the spine. Publisher's orange top stain. Good only. The spine and large areas of the boards are extremely faded. The dust jacket is in very good condition, with subtle rubbing and soiling, and chipping to the edges. There is a small loss from the paper at the head of the jacket's spine, measuring 1 and 1/4" wide by 1/2" deep. From the collection of Berkeley book collector and letter press printer, John Ruyle. In Day, The Supplemental Checklist of Fantastic Literature.
Illustrated by Charles Child. A satirical romance with a country of minor poets, called Branlon.