Order Nr. 70527 CHARLES & KATHLEEN NORRIS, THE COURTSHIP YEAR. Richard Allan Davison.


(Book Club of California).
  • San Francisco: Book Club of California, The, 1993.
  • small 4to.
  • cloth with paper spine label.
  • 167, (3) pages.

Price: $35.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 70527

Book Club of California Publication 202. A fine copy with the prospectus loosely inserted. Printed letterpress in an edition limited to 400 copies by W. Thomas Taylor, Austin, in Adobe Minion, on Mohawk Superfine paper. Introduction and epilogue by the editor. A selection of the 1908-1909 courtship letters between the writers Charles G. Norris (1881-1945) and Kathleen Thompson Norris (1879-1966), who were one of the best known literary couples in America during most of their thirty-seven years together. The letters were written while Charles Norris was working as an editor in New York and Kathleen living in post-earthquake San Francicso. Illustrated with sixteen pages of photographs.