L.C. Page & Company, 1908. Item #580
WINTER, Nevin O. MEXICO AND HER PEOPLE OF TO-DAY. Illustrated From Original Photographs by the Author and C.R. Birt. Boston: L.C. Page & Company, . 8vo., beige cloth stamped in gilt, blue & maroon, top edge gilt, 404 pages. First Edition, second printing. An account of the customs, characteristics, amusements, history and advancement of the Mexicans and the development and resources of their country. Signed presentation from Nevins on the front endpaper, to the future mayor of Toledo, Ohio: "To Chas. M. Milroy, with the compliments of Nevin O. Winter. Toledo, Ohio. Feb. 11th, 1909." Milroy was a prominent lawyer in Toledo and a trustee of Toledo University. He was the city's mayor during 1916 and 1917. Milroy was the Presiding Judge of the Lucas County Common Pleas Court until his death in 1931. Very Good (covers bright but with bit of soil; contents clean & tight). $150.00.