New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1923. First edition. Hardcover. 270pp. Duodecimo [19 cm] Pale bluish gray cloth covered boards with purple ink stamped titles on the spine and front cover, and an embossed design on the front cover. Good only. The covers are heavily spotted, and the edges of the text block are darkened and foxed. Gently bumped spine ends. Tanned pages. The book is sturdy. In a very good dust jacket, with a general layer of mild soiling. There are a couple of pieces of tape on the internal, non-visible side. This side of the dust jacket is also heavily foxed. The edges are lightly chipped, and have roughly 5 short closed tears. Item #34706
Robert Welles Ritchie also wrote "Dust of the Desert."