Snob Papers: A Humorous Novel
Place Published: Philadelphia
Publisher: T. B. Peterson & Brothers
Date Published: 1885
Book Id: 36867
456pp. Duodecimo [17.5 cm] Pale blue cloth covered boards with gilt stamped titles and black ink stamped floral and linear designs on the spine and covers. Blue endpapers. Good. The spine and covers are rubbed and bumped. The spine is darkened, and the covers are a bit stained. Slight spine slant. There are numerous splits in the cloth at the spine ends. The lightly stained front endsheet has a short crack along the hinge, and the rear endsheet is cracked along the hinge. This crack has been dabbed with glue. Browned pages.
From the title page- "It [The Snob Papers] is one mass of perfectly irresistible drollery throughout, and so many intensely comical incidents are crowded into it that there is no room for anything but mirth."