The Impregnable City: A Romance
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company
Date Published: 1895
Edition: First American edition
Book Id: 38385
416pp. Octavo [19.5 cm] Light green cloth covered boards with gilt stamped titles and embellishments on the spine and front cover. Very good condition. The front board is mildly stained, and the rear board is subtly soiled. The edges of the spine and covers are moderately bumped and rubbed. The text block edges and the endsheets are lightly foxed, and there is a contemporary owner's inscription on the front free endsheet. The pages are tanned, and they have sporadic barely perceptible staining in the inside margins. From the collection of Berkeley book collector and letter press printer, John Ruyle, with his notes in pencil on the front free endsheet. Bleiler CFL. Locke. Reginald 11283 (British edition).
An adventure involving a Utopian city in the Pacific.