Book #78357
Item #78357 Farmington, Inscribed by Darrow's Granddaughter Blanche Darrow Chase. Clarence Darrow.
Farmington, Inscribed by Darrow's Granddaughter Blanche Darrow Chase.
Farmington, Inscribed by Darrow's Granddaughter Blanche Darrow Chase.

Farmington, Inscribed by Darrow's Granddaughter Blanche Darrow Chase.

Inscribed by Darrow's Granddaughter Darrow, Clarence [1857-1938]. Farmington. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1932. vii, [1], 9-255 pp. Cloth, very good with light shelfwear in lightly soiled, unclipped dust jacket with a small chip between front panel and front flap. Internally clean, gift inscription "To Joan Scheiber/ With best wishes/ from/ Blanche Darrow Chase" to front free endpaper. $250. * Later edition with a new preface. First published in 1904), Farmington is a fictionalized account of the author's youth in Ohio. Though it went through seven editions, it was never a critical or commercial success. This pained Darrow because he thought it was his finest book. This copy is inscribed by his youngest granddaughter, Blanche Darrow Chase [1913-2006]. Hunsberger, Clarence Darrow: A Bibliography 270.

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