True, John Preston.
Title SHOULDER ARMS: or Boys of the Wild Lake School.
Binding Hard Cover
Publisher Eaton & Mains [New York] /Jennings & Graham [Cincinnati]. No date. (1889: Hunt & Eaton).
Seller ID 04-0125
Early reprint. 328pp. sm8vo. Tan cloth with the front cover decorated in dark green with a scrolled panel at the top containing the title & author in red & stylized foliage covering the remainder of the cover. Tissue-guarded frontispiece by Frank T. Merrill & 2 other b/w plates on coated paper by, respectively, W. P. Snyder & 'Burns' (most likely Milton J. Burns). Front cover has large stain (SEE SCAN) & considerable wear in the upper half; spine is very worn with some darkening; 1907 Sunday School presentation in ink on front free endpaper, tissue guard fox-spotted o/w Good, i.e. obvious signs of use with no major defects. No dustjacket if issued.
Juv Frank Merrill Snyder Milton Burns Fiction