One Red Rose Forever

By: Jordan, Mildred

Price: $45.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dj


[nice solid book, very slight dust-soiling to top and bottom edges of covers; jacket edgeworn, some shallow chipping along top edge, slight fading to spine, small puncture-tear near bottom of front hinge, original printed price on front flap obscured by black ink mark]. The author's first novel, biographical/historical fiction based on the "tempestuous life" of Henry William Stiegel (born Heinrich Wilhelm Stiegel, aka "Baron" Stiegel), who came to Philadelphia from Cologne, Germany, in 1750, and subsequently established himself as a renowned glassmaker and ironmaster, "whose name is perpetuated in that glass which is one of the most beautiful products ever made in the United States."

Title: One Red Rose Forever

Author: Jordan, Mildred

Illustrator: Illustrated by (dj drawing) Bob Smith

Categories: Fiction: Historical,

Edition: 8th printing

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1941

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dj

Seller ID: 21898

Keywords: Pennsylvania Glass-making Baron Stiegel Colonial America Biographical Fiction Historical Fiction Philadelphia