A Modern Quixote: or, My Wife's Fool of a Husband

By: Berkeley, August (Gardner, S. A.)

Price: $47.50

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Original publisher's green cloth binding with illustrated front cover. 6" x 9." 471 pages, complete. Black and white illustrations, complete. Gilt lettering on front cover and spine. Pages are clean and intact. Binding is tight. Covers are clean with only a bit of wear at the bottom edge of the front cover. A fictional story about a "quixotic" man, August Berkeley (pseudonym of the author, Rev. S. A. Gardner), and his newly wedded wife, Augusta. Berkeley embarks on many misadventures in the first two part of the novel while the third part focuses on a mystery investigation. The illustrations in this book are by Truman "True" Williams (1839-1897), who illustrated the first edition of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.

Title: A Modern Quixote: or, My Wife's Fool of a Husband

Author Name: Berkeley, August (Gardner, S. A.)

Illustrator: Williams, True

Categories: Literature, U.S. History, Sex and Marriage,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Hartford, CT, American Publishing Company: 1884

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 019612

Keywords: Marriage. Romance. Adventure. Humor. Novels. American literature. Fiction. Don Quixote. August Berkeley. S A Gardner. Truman Williams. True Williams. Augusta Brownlow. SG-26.,