Book #26776

The Flying Islands Of The Night

James Whitcomb Riley

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Poor dust jacket
Edition: First Edition
Size: 8vo; [viii], 88 pages
Publisher: Indianapolis: The Bowen-Merrill Co., 1892.

Price: $170.00

A just about fine first edition, Binding variant B, S cloth, bicolor, maroon at top, brown at bottom, top edges gilt. Printing 1, signature marks 2 - 6 on the outside of gatherings, BAL 16587. Dust jacket fragments included, lacking spine but front and back panel as well as flaps are present.

The only play written and published by Riley, telling about a kingdom besieged by evil forces of a sinister queen who eventually is defeated by an angel-like heroine.