LONGFIELD: THE HOUSE ON THE NECK - History & Genealogy of the D'WOLF / DeWOLF Family Line - First Edition
LONGFIELD: The HOUSE on the NECK, by Josephine Gibson Knowlton.
Stories about and genealogy of the D'Wolf / DeWolf family and related families, notably the Gibson family, and the "Longfield" House which the D'Wolf line occupied in Bristol, Rhode Island. Told in a "historical fiction" fashion.
Self-Published, printed by the Oxford Press, Providence, Rhode Island, 1956. First Edition, so stated.
Hardcover Book in Dustjacket, 6x9 inches, 366 pages. Illustrated with 82 b&w plates.
Condition: GOOD book, fading to the gilt on the cover and spine, previous owner's presentation on the front pastedown: "Morris Carter to William Pitt, 10/60", otherwise just lightly used and still bright, clean, clear and unmarked. In a FAIR dustjacket that has chipping and tears along the edges and spine ends, tears at the folds, soiling and rubbing, and some toning, nonetheless the dj is complete and doing its job.
A presentable First Edition copy of these stories of the D'Wolf family line and their Longfield House.