Garden City: Doubleday, Doran and Co., 1936. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo; pp; xx, (ii), 438; blue cloth lettered in gilt, top edge stained red; An omnibus of the finest work by this Scots writer who roamed the world including the American West. A clean near fine clothbound copy in unclipped dustwrapper with large chip to lower front panel. Spine lightly faded else very good. Item #17021
Introductory note from Kermit Roosevelt; Robert Bontine Cunninghame Graham 1852-1936 was a Scottish politician, writer, journalist and adventurer. He was a Liberal Party Member of Parliament (MP); the first-ever socialist member of the Parliament of the United Kingdom; a founder, and the first president, of the Scottish Labour Party; a founder of the National Party of Scotland in 1928; and the first president of the Scottish National Party in 1934.During his life Graham had a large number of books and articles published. Subject matter included history, biography, poetry, essays, politics, travel and seventeen collections of short stories or literary sketches. An interesting man & writer.