Beige cloth with red stamped spine lettering, with red & blue graphic to front board. Red & dark blue printed brown pap
1911 · Philadelphia
by Hancock, H. Irving [1868 - 1922]
Philadelphia: Henry Altemus Company, 1911. Early printing, ca 1912. Cf. Sternick ALTEMUS, p. 42. Beige cloth with red stamped spine lettering, with red & blue graphic to front board. Red & dark blue printed brown paper dust jacket, which replicates binding design. VG+ (light foxing to top edge/pencil poi to ffep [dated 1912]) /VG+ (some age-toning/closed 2" vertical tear to top edge of rear panel).. 251,  pp. 8 pp of adverts conclude volume. Fontis + 3 internals illustrations, on plain paper. 12mo.
Given the fragile nature of these early jackets, to find one in this VG+ condition is quite uncommon. (Inventory #: 42512)