Lepidus the Centurion: A Roman of To-day
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Thomas Y. Crowell & Co. Publishers
Date Published: 1901
Edition: First American edition
Book Id: 37200
305pp. Octavo [20 cm] Orange cloth with gilt stamped titles, and gilt, green and white decorative floral stamping on the spine and front cover. Good. The edges of the spine and covers are mildly bumped and rubbed. There are two faint, small stains on the spine, and there are multiple small splits in the cloth at the ends of the spine. The frontispiece tissue guard has a long closed tear, which has been glued. The pages are toned, and have sporadic light stains in the margins. The text block is cracked at the center. Bleiler CFL. Bleiler Guide. Locke. Reginald 00504. From the collection of Berkeley book collector and letter press printer, John Ruyle, with his bookplate on the front pastedown.
An ancient centurion returns to life.