New York: Dodge Publishing Company, 1909. First American edition. Hardcover. 166pp. Duodecimo [19 cm] Red cloth with a black and white ink stamped title and black ink stamped devil on the front cover. Good only. The covers are subtly darkened and stained. The edges of the covers are lightly bumped and rubbed. The title on the rolled spine has faded. The edges of the text block are soiled and darkened. The front endsheet is cracked along the hinge, and the front free endsheet has been torn out. Ex-library. Library pocket and the remains of a check-out slip on the rear endsheet. There are occasional light stains on the pages. Item #17818
Illustrated. Sims produced novels and short stories, melodramas and burlesques, many of which enjoyed rewarding runs in London, the provinces, and abroad.