New York: Frederick Stokes, 1935. 1st Edition. 8vo. Very Good / Very Good. Item #13142
Beautiful 1st Edition of this Runyon classic with pictorial dust jacket included.
Red cloth. Square tight binding. Clean interior, save for p/o signature to front end paper. Binding with very light soiling and mild edge wear.
Dust jacket with mild rubbing and edge wear, including a more moderate one-inch chip to top of spine. Any lettering that may have been on the spine has since faded. Rear panel of dust jacket depicts a full-panel advertisement for Grosset & Dunlap, though the book is published by Frederick Stokes with no mention of G & D.
A superior edition of an uncommon title and scarce dust jacket. Dust jacket presents handsomely in archival mylar.