The Wolf Boy of China
Place Published: Philadelphia
Publisher: J. B. Lippincott & Co
Date Published: 1883
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 37977
339pp. Duodecimo [19 cm] Olive green cloth spine and boards ornately stamped in brown. Endpapers printed with advertisements. Illustrated. Fair only. The cloth extremities are rubbed, and the cloth is frayed at the edges. The underlying boards are exposed at the bottom fore edge corners. The front endsheet is cracked along the hinge, and the text block is cracked multiple times. The last twenty or so pages (including the rear pastedown) are moisture stained, and they are adhered along the inside margins. From the collection of Berkeley book collector and letter press printer, John Ruyle. Bleiler CFL.
William Dalton was a Victorian-era British author of juvenile adventure stories set in exotic locations.