By: Dogbolt, Barnaby; A.K.A. Herbert Silvette
E.P. Dutton and Co: 1946
Edition: 3rd Printing.
Seller ID: 86446
Condition: Very Good
Comic medical fiction. Moderate general wear. Contains 1947-1948 correspondence between J. Lionberger Davis and author Barnaby Dogbolt. Davis was a lawyer, WWII director of Alien (enemy) Property Custodian, head of the St. Louis Chamber of Commerce, poet, and rare book collector. Herbert Silvette (1907-2002) (pen name Barnaby Dogbolt) retired from teaching physiology and pharmacology in Virginia in January 1947 due to health reasons. Adhered to front endpaper is a typed 6 stanza poem by Davis titled ''To: Barnaby Dogbolt'. Stanza 4: ''So give us tales of Goose and Girl Which make our thoughts ... View More...