Very Good. Item #5598
New York: Jonathan Cape & Harrison Smith, 1931. First Edition. Octavo. 363 pages. Library binding of the Lucius Beebe Memorial Library in green cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering. Usual library markings, with call number written on green tape at base of spine, card pocket at back, library bookplate on front pastedown, and stamps on initial pages. Boards are clean and square with light shelfwear. Previous owner's name and notes in pen on front pastedown, with sparse pencil underlining and marginalia in text. Binding is sound.
Overall a sound copy of the Siberian Expedition, of which historian Benson Bobrick said of Graves, "In the whole sad debacle, he may have been the only honorable man."