Very Good / Very Good. Item #13406
Sauk City: Arkham House, 1948. First Edition. 3047 copies printed (3000 stated). Octavo; [vi], 228pp. Original illustrated dust jacket with $3.00 price intact; bound in black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Housed in blue cloth-covered slipcase.
Jacket fairly extensively restored, with archival tissue backing, some fills along edges, and a possible prior clean split along front fold of spine; jacket otherwise shows fading and toning down spine with some lighter toning and smudging to back and front panels. Boards shelfworn with nudging at spine ends, bumping to corners, and some faint fading along edges. Endpapers partially toned. Opens easily between a couple gatherings, but binding is sound. Pages unmarked.