Book Condition Owner's name and address to front free endsheet, else a very good plus copy with mild soiling, very light wear; in blue textured cloth with debossed cream lettering and circular inset paste-on illustration (in superb condition); no dust jacket.
Edition First edition, mixed state: ''sence'' for ''sense'' page 19, page ''viii'' unnumbered. Illustrated by Gordon Grant.
Publisher Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1914.
Seller ID 45896.00
Tarkington's brilliantly witty and enduringly popular comic portrait of boyhood in a small Midwestern city, immeasurably enhanced by Grant's pitch-perfect line drawings; in the front cover inset, Duke the dog's tail wags over the edge of the circle.
Humor. American Literature. Children's Literature. Illustrated Books. Juvenile Fiction.