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The Pocket University XXII Parts I and II, Fiction

by Mabie, Hamilton W., editor


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

  • Seller Inventory #: 011112
  • 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. 16mo. Dark blue silk binding, embossed yellow decoration and titles, top edge gilt, all edges trimmed. 16mo. 149, 146 pp., all edges trimmed. Frontispiece of Voltaire and William Henry Porter (O. Henry), 2 additional plates. "Jeannot and Colin" by Voltaire; "The Lagoon" by Conrad; "Porcelain Cups" by James Branch Cabell; "Dancing Men" by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle; "The Overwhelming Saturday" by Booth Tarkington; "Mr. Travers's First Hunt" by Richard Harding Davis; "The Furnished Room" by O. Henry. In the second part: "Sprig of Lemon Verbena" by Joseph Hergesheimer, "The Gift of the Magi" by O. Henry; "Rhubarb" by Christopher Morley; "The Passing of Cock-Eye Blacklock" by Frank Norris; "The Gay Old Dog" by Ferber; "Ruggles and Fate" by Henry Leon Wilson; "Jan, the Unrepentant" by Jack London. Lettering and decoration faded. Near fine.. Reprint. Silk. Near Fine. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.