The Herb-Moon

This antique hardcover book is bound in red cloth boards, with decorative gilt lettering on the front and spine. Cover and spine have raised bands. Cover has soil and edgewear; spine is browned; inner pages are browned; front endpaper has owner's name. An unusual novel - John Oliver Hobbes (pen name of Pearl Mary Teresa Craigie, 1867-1906) wrote the book, a country love story, in 1896, shortly after divorce in 1895. 288 pages; approx. 4"x7".

  • John Oliver Hobbes
  • Frederick A. Stokes Co., 1896