Boston: John W. Luce and Company. 1913. First American Edition. First American Edition. Quarto. Quarter green cloth over tan paper boards, gilt titles to spine and front board with inlaid illustration by Sime. 179 pages. Ten illustrations by Sidney H. Sime. Boards lightly soiled & toned, very slight bending to boards, small corner bumps & small chips to cloth at spine tips, spine a bit tanned sunned, small bookdealer ticket to rear pastedown, previous owner signature dated "1916" on front free endpaper. Issued by Luce in 1916 in a format similar to the first UK edition of 1906, and utilizing the sheets of that edition. Overall, a very good copy of a very scarce edition. Item #310018
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