Milward, Burton. William "King" Solomon 1775-1854.

[Monterey, KY]: Larkspur Press, 1990. Edition ltd. to 526 copies, this 1/500 on Mohawk paper and hardbound; 8vo, pp. [8], 32; color portrait of Solomon from a painting by Samuel Woodson Price; fine copy in the dustjacket. Reprinting of the King Library Press edition of 1974. Solomon was the Lexington town drunk who bravely dug graves for the victims of cholera during the epidemic, and who was immortalized in the famous portrait painted by Price about 1850. Item #17916

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