Chicago: Reilly & Lee Co., 1921. First Edition, First State. large 8vo., 312 pp., VG; gray cloth boards, black lettering to brown title label affixed to spine, black-and-white illustrated endpapers; bumping with slight material loss/fraying to corners, top- and bottom-edges of boards towards hinge, and to middle of fore-edge; denting with staining to title label affixed to spine ("Reilly & Lee" logo affected yet legible), approx. 3/4" of title label missing towards head, approx. 1/4" of label missing towards tail, lettering unaffected; slight wear to edges of illustration affixed to front board; yellow top, age-toning wear to text-block; signs of repair to gutters of endpapers, e.g., tape to gutter of front endpapers, illustrations to endpapers affected; very slight superficial material loss to first page within "This book belongs to" illustration; age-toning to margins of leaves, very occasional scuff marks/minor imperfections to interior, text/illustrations unaffected; First Edition, First State: contains all 12 colored plates (incl. frontispiece), "Scarecorw's" misprint to caption of full-color plate facing p. 255; boards protected by plastic wrapper; LP consignment; shelved Case 12, Dupont.
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