Irvin Cobb His Book; Friendly Tributes Upon the Occasion of a Dinner Tendered to Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, New York. April Twenty-Fifth, MCMXV

New York: Privately Printed, 1915. First printing. Cloth. A collection of cartoon and written tributes to humorist Irvin Cobb delivered at a dinner in his honor at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York. Contributors include: Charles Dana Gibson, Robert H. Davis, Sinclair Lewis, Robert W. Chambers, Julian Street, James Montgomery Flagg, Orson Lowell, Briggs, Harrison Fisher, George A. Birmingham, Grantland Rice, Frederick Dorr Steele, George Horace Lorimer, James S. Metcalfe, Cesare, Edward Bok, Walter Trumbull, John T. McCutcheon, J. A. Mitchell, William H. Walker, Arnold Bennett, J.E. Hodder Williams, Howard Chandler Christy, Walter Hale, Wallace Irwin, F.P.A., R.L. Goldberg, George Barr McCutcheon, William Travers Jerome, C.E. Van Loan, Harry Leon Wilson, Arthur William Brown, Rupert Hughes, William Johnston, and Alfred Frueh. This copy also includes Cobb's Bill of Fare, a program of the evenings events and a single sheet listing the committee involved in putting on the event.
Nice tight copy. Light soil on front label. In protective acetate cover. VERY RARE. Very Good +. No DJ as Issued. Item #2067

Price: $330.00

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