This antique hardcover book has an olive-green cloth cover with red and black lettering, etched illustration. Based on James Whitcomb Riley's poem "Jap Miller," this is a humorous story of a joker and the tricks he plays on unsuspecting country folk. Numerous black-and-white illustrations throughout. Gift inscription on verso of front endpaper; small section (30 pages) of browned pages; faded spine; edgewear; soil. 188 pages; approx. 5"x7".
- THE VINEGAR BUYER: SHARP SAYINGS OF SHARP PEOPLE
- Ezra Kendall
- The J.B. Savage Company, 1909
- First edition