|MY SWEETHEART IDABEL Book Laura Jean Libbey Women's Dime Novel MISSPELLED TITLE|
This hardcover book is titled "My Sweetheart Idabel or The Romance of a Pretty Coquette" by Miss Laura Jean Libbey, published by The Arthur Westbrook Company.
Fun Fact for Collectors: Idabel is spelled incorrectly on the front cover and spine.
The title "My Sweetheart Idabel" is one of 82 "women's dime novels" written by Laura Jean Libbey in the late 1800's. These books were precursors to today's romance novels. The book is part of the A&L series.
There are 256 pages that are in good condition with no rips or tears noted. The front cover is decorated with an affixed color image of the heroine Idabel which is in good condition. The print is clear and no writing or bent corners noted. Although not completely split, the cover is pulling away and the mesh is visible.