The Abandoned Farmers: His Humorous Account of a Retreat from the City to the Farm

By: Cobb, Irvin S.

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No jacket, ink name on front endpaper, pencil name on second blank. 1920 Hard Cover. vii, 247 pp. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb (June 23, 1876 March 11, 1944) was an American author, humorist, editor and columnist from Paducah, Kentucky, who relocated to New York in 1904, living there for the remainder of his life. He wrote for the New York World, Joseph Pulitzer's newspaper, as the highest paid staff reporter in the United States. Cobb also wrote more than 60 books and 300 short stories. Some of his works were adapted for silent movies. Several of his Judge Priest short stories were adapted in the 1930s for two feature films directed by John Ford.

Title: The Abandoned Farmers: His Humorous Account of a Retreat from the City to the Farm

Author: Cobb, Irvin S.

Categories: Biography, Americana, Agricultural & Culinary, Humor,

Publisher: New York, George H. Doran Company: 1920

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2264225

Keywords: IRVIN COBB FARMERS FARM AGRICULTURE HUMOR HUMOROUS BIOGRAPHY AUTOBIOGRAPHY HISTORY AMERICANA,