1925 · New York
by [World War I - Young Adult Fiction]: Fitzhugh, Percy K.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1925. Gilt lettered drab green cloth, pictorial endsheets. Frontis and plates by Thomas Clarity. Edges a trace foxed, 1925 ownership signatures, spine slightly cocked, otherwise a very good copy in modesty soiled and used dust jacket with small chip at crown of lower joint. A reprint of this popular boy's book, with later titles in the advert for the series in the terminal catalogue. Slade's Boy Scout training enables him to be of service to the cause of supporting the Allies leading to his eventual enlistment. As the jacket flap asserts: "You can well imagine that war-time brings Tom some experiences that any loyal American boy would enjoy going through ...." (Inventory #: WRCLIT78625)