[Rochester, NY]: n.p., [circa 1915]. Hardcover. 8vo. Marbled boards bound in 3/4 green morocco. Marbled endpapers. Author's bookplate to front paste-down. Heavy rubbing and scuffing to spine ends and corners. 75pp, hand-paginated, followed by pp. of reviews and advertisements. Handwritten pagination and table of contents, with body of printed text cut from another source and mounted recto and verso throughout. Very good. Item #24105
Johnson's personal compendium of his own columns, articles, prefaces, poems, and letters to newspapers, all carefully cut from their original place of publication and mounted in this handsome volume. With Johnson's handwritten table of contents, pagination, and occasional edits and corrections to text. Contents include The Vulgarizing of a Nation, The College Man in Politics, and To Defeat the Demagogue, among others. Unique collection from the Rochester man of letters.