THE TREASURE OF THE INCAS. A Tale of Adventure in Peru. With Eight Illustrations by Wal Paget and a Map.
Price: $45.00 USD
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons.
Date Published: 1902.
Edition: First American Edition
Condition: Very Good
Book Id: 301614
First American edition. 340 pp + 26pp of publishers ads at rear, dated Fall, 1902. Green pictorial cloth designed in brown, white, black and gold and titled in gold on spine and front panel. Coated green endpaper, all edges tinted green. Frontispiece with tissue guard and seven additional plates, plus a map. Pencil name, minor neat repair to inner front hinge, small bumps; a clean, very good copy. The British edition, although dated 1903, was issued earlier than the American edition. From the collection of John Ruyle.
¶ Marginal lost race. Boy's adventure novel, to the wilds of Peru in search of the Treasure of the Incas.