Publisher:William Heinemann Ltd, London, United Kingdom, 1931
William Heinemann Ltd, 1931, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, New
398 pages. Green cloth covered boards. An excellent copy.Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges are clean, neat and free of foxing however some foxing to endpapers. Items are in stock and will be shipped same day or next business day directly from our Australian address. SYNOPSIS: Edna Ferber's classic paean of love to the Mississippi River and the showboats that ran up and down it is once again available in hardcover as a facsimile of the first edition. First published in 1926, this timeless tale of the Cotton Blossom, Cap'n Andy, his shrewd wife Parthy, and their beautiful daughter Magnolia her remarkable daughter Kim was made famous on Broadway in 1927, when the legendary Jerome S. Kern and Oscar Hammerstein II collaborated on the musical. Since then it has become a beloved favorite, revived repeatedly to entertain generations with haunting and lyrical songs such as "Old Man River" and "Can't Help Lovin' That Man of Mine." Quantity Available: 1. Category: Historical, Classics; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 0002469.