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    [John Kendrick Bangs, subject]. Francis Hyde Bangs. John Kendrick Bangs Humorist of the Nineties. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1941. First edition.
    Inscribed by the author's brother (the subject's other son) on the front free endpaper: "Dear Catherine/This is not the authors signature, but/I will endeavor to get it for you if you want/me to./I am sure you will enjoy the book. I/think the young man has brought forth an/excellent piece of work./John Kendrick Bangs, Jr./April 16th 1941." Octavo. 300 pages. Publisher's full salmon cloth, front board stamped in black, spine stamped in black and gilt, rear board stamped in blind. Cloth spine sunned, some rubbing, soiling to binding, text a bit toned. Good.

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