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The Pocket University XXI Parts I and II, Fiction

by Mabie, Hamilton W., editor


Price: $15.00
from: Rose's Books, IOBA

  • Seller Inventory #: 011110
  • Format:
  • Book condition: Near Fine
  • Edition: Reprint
  • Publisher: Nelson Doubleday, Inc.
  • Place: Garden City, NY
  • Date published: 1925

Garden City, NY: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., 1925. Garden City: Nelson Doubleday, 1925. Reprint. Dark blue silk binding, embossed yellow decoration and titles, top edge gilt, all edges trimmed. 16mo. 162, 149 pp., all edges trimmed. Frontispiece of Charles Dickens. "The Trial for Murder" by Dickens, "Dennis Haggerty's Wife" by Thackeray, "The Death of Oliver Becaille" by Zola, "The Necklace" by de Maupassant, "The MInister's Black Veil" by Hawthorne, "The Siege of Berlin" by Daudet, and "The Pit and the Pendulum" by Poe. Second part of book contains "The Man Who Would Be King" by Kipling, "The Man Without A Country" by Hale, "The Piece of String" by de Maupassant, "A Passion in the Desert" by Balzac, and "The Snowstorm" by Pushkin. Lettering and decoration faded. Near fine.. Reprint. Silk. Near Fine. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.