Munchausen XX: Being wondrous but veracious happenings which befell my ancestors, here translated and for the first time printed from manuscripts found most miraculously by myself
The Baron (W. G. Worfel) , Mr. Richard Harvey Curtis(illus.)
Place Published: Chicago
Publisher: Rand McNally & Co.
Date Published: 1904
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 38655
205pp. Octavo [20 cm] Tan cloth with titles and decorations stamped in gilt, red and blue ink. Good only. The spine and covers are mildly age-toned and stained, and the cloth at the spine ends is frayed. The text block edges are foxed. There is a previous owner's name and notation on the front pastedown, and the rear hinge has been re-enforced with a large strip of adhered paper. There are multiple small, light stains on the preliminary pages. From the collection of Berkeley book collector and letter press printer, John Ruyle, with his notes in pencil on the front free endsheet. In Locke.
Illustrations by Mr. Richard Harvey Curtis. The Baron is the pseudonym of W. G. Worfel. Fantastic adventures including a brief trip to Saturn.