Item #123878 So Much Velvet. Franklin P. Adams.

So Much Velvet.

1924. New York: Doubleay, Page & Company, 1924.

Sm. 8vo, 144pp. Original grey-green boards, orange backstrip darkened. A bit worn and tips rubbed.

§ First edition of this collection of hilarious satirical poems. Signed by the author on the title page. Adams was a renowned newspaper columnist with some famous quips attributed to him, as well as the poem "Baseball's Sad Lexicon," a tribute to the Chicago Cubs double play combination of "Tinker to Evers to Chance." Item #123878

Price: $65.00

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