Walls Rise Up
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Whittlesey House / McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc.
Date Published: 1939
Edition: Second printing
Book Id: 34039
159pp. Small octavo [19 cm] Good. The edges of the spine and covers are very slightly bumped and rubbed. The spine is darkened and lightly foxed, and the rear board is stained. Minor spine lean. The edges of the text block have multiple small, dark stains. The top edge of the text block is darkened, and lightly foxed. The endsheets are darkened and discolored. There is a contemporary owner's name, along with a date, on the front free endsheet. The pages are browned. The book is sturdy.
"I love this book. I wrote it when I was young. In it there are errors of taste and judgment which, alas, I will never make again. If the reader has half as much fun reading this book as I did writing it, I certainly, and I hope he, will have been repaid." - George Sessions Perry