Akron, OH: The Saalfield Publishing Co. 1903. W. H. Fry. Hardcover. 134pp. Small quarto [22.5 cm] Green cloth covered boards with a black ink stamped title on the spine, and a gilt and black ink stamped title and vignette on the front cover. Good only. The spine and covers are rubbed, more so at the extremities. There are numerous small light stains on the covers. The spine ends and edges of the covers are gently bumped. The spine is rolled. The underlying boards are exposed at the corners. There is a small stain on the top edge of the text block. The endsheets are split along the hinges, and the hinges are weak. There is a former owner's bookplate on the front pastedown. The pages are yellowed. There are very occasional small light stains on the pages. There is a large loss from the top edge of p. 27, however the loss does not obscure the text. As is. Item #29555
The illustrations are colorful and bright.