Phil Sidney or a Rich Boy's Trials (with) Jim Dexter or Handsome is as Handsome Does

By: Hooper, W.W.

Price: $100.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


356pp. + errata slip tipped in. Original red cloth with a boy's profile inset in a ribbon design with an unusual color backdrop that darkens from yellow to green, lettering stamped in black and gilt, top edge gilt. Illustrated. An uncommon title, rendered interesting and collectible based on the fact that it is DOUBLE JACKETED. The interior jacket is a glassine jacket. The exterior jacket is printed. The glassine jacket has chipping at the edges. The printed jacket is dampstained at the front panel and has a few small closed tears. Fore and bottom edges of the text block foxed. Bottom corners bumped and rubbed through. Scattered dampstains to the extrerior jacket's spine. Ownership inscriptions to the front free endpaper.

Title: Phil Sidney or a Rich Boy's Trials (with) Jim Dexter or Handsome is as Handsome Does

Author Name: Hooper, W.W.

Categories: Childrens Books, Decorative Bindings,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Brooklyn, Brooklyn Eagle Press: 1903

Binding: Original Decorative Binding

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 021573

Keywords: Childrens Books, Dust Jackets,