Albert Payson Terhune "Treve" 1924 Book Signed Autograph Illustrated
Albert Payson Terhune-"Treve"-1924-Grosset and Dunlap-5" X 8"-311 pages-Hardcover Book-With Color Illustration-Signed By Author. Albert Payson Terhune (December 21, 1872 – February 18, 1942) was an American author, dog breeder, and journalist. He was popular for his novels relating the adventures of his beloved collies and as a breeder of collies at his Sunnybank Kennels, the lines of which still exist in today's Rough Collies. Albert Payson Terhune first published short stories about his collie Lad, titled Lad Stories, in various general-interest magazines, including Red Book, Saturday Evening Post, Ladies' Home Journal, Hartford Courant, and the Atlantic Monthly. The first of his novels about his dogs, Lad: A Dog, collected a dozen stories of his collie Lad in novel form. Lad was followed by over 30 additional dog-focused novels, including two additional books about Lad. Published in 1919, the novel was a best seller in both the adult and young adult markets and has been reprinted over 80 times. It was adapted into a feature film in 1962. The book has been autographed on the title page by Albert Payson Terhune with a fountain pen in blue.............................BOTH BOOK AND AUTOGRAPH ARE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION.