Very Good. Item #8737
Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1916. First Edition. Octavo. 316 pages. Dark red boards stamped in gilt. Lacks dust jacket.
Light wear to edges of boards and some chewing along edges of rear panel. Three stain rings from a glass to front panel. Binding is sound. Ownership stamp to front pastedown but otherwise pages unmarked.
Stories of the Chicago underworld from the newspaperman. Includes "Charlie the Wolf," "Omaha Slim," and "Lars, the Useless, Was a Nuisance, so He Got a Public Office and Threw His Love to the Birds."