Columbia: University of Missouri Press, . Hardcover. Small 4to. Green cloth with black spine lettering and pictorial stamping, pictorial dust jacket. xiv, 218pp. Fine/near fine. Item #48150
Lovely, tight first edition of this scholarly study and bearing interesting, unusual autograpgh addition: Tipped to front flyleaf is a 5" X 3" slip signed large and bold in black ink by LLOYD C. STARK (1886-1972), politician and businessman and 39th governor of Missouri (1937-41) -- no stranger to making stump speeches from many a Missouri bar and pulpit, not to mention soapboxes!