New York: Mitchell Kennerley, 1917. Cloth. Near Fine. A wonderful Association copy (and Philadelphia item). WARMLY INSCRIBED BY A.S.W. ROSENBACH TO PETER A.B. WIDENER THE 2ND, SCION OF A VASTLY WEALTHY, PHILADELPHIA-BASED FAMILY, WHOSE GRANDFATHER (PETER A.B. WIDENER) WAS A CO-FOUNDER OF BOTH US STEEL AND AMERICAN TOBACCO COMPANY. A very sharp, all-but-pristine copy to boot of the 1917 1st edition. Clean and Near Fine in its crimson cloth, with bright, unflecked gilt-lettering along the spine. 12mo, the only book published by this titanic figure in early 20th century rare bookselling, A.S.W. Rosenbach.
(Inventory #: 13301)
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