Riley, James Whitcomb.
Title RILEY ROSES.
Binding Hard Cover
Publisher Grosset & Dunlap [New York]. No date. (1909).
Seller ID 94-0518
Unpaginated. sm8vo. Gray cloth with dark blue lettering on the front cover & spine. 7 plates in color by Howard Chandler Christy. Each text page has the text enclosed with a triple-ruled border in red, as are the pictorial decorations in red at the tail of each text page by Franklin Booth. All leaves are heavy, coated paper. This is a reprint of the 1909 Bobbs Merrill edition. The first quire of the book is broken, but the hinge is holding well; spine slightly darkened with a 2 small black spots; some faint soiling on the covers; the last 3 leaves (with the last 3 text pages) & free endpaper have a diagonal crease starting about 1 1/2' from the page edges & descending 5' to the edge of the pages; endpaper foxed o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. All plates are Fine (no defects). No dustjacket.
Poets Q-z Howard Chandler Christy Franklin Booth