Very Good / Good. Item #12442
Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1908. First Edition. Octavo (7.5" x 5"); [x], 441pp. Ten illustrations, including frontis with tissue guard. Illustrated dust jacket over publisher's red cloth with black and red lettering and illustration. Jacket tattered and chipped at edges, but with only a touch of interference with text; large crease across front panel with smaller creases adjacent to tears along edges; surface soiled and smudged. Boards lightly shelfworn with a few surface scratches to cloth on back; spine slightly cocked and nudged at head and tail. Opens easily between gatherings, but binding is secure. One page corner creased but flattened. Interior unmarked.
Basis for the lost 1922 Universal silent film starring Herbert Rawlinson.