Bobbs-Merrill, 1910, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition
JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY. The Girl I Loved, Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1910. Octavo, first edition, unpaginated, dark green cloth boards with gilt and white decoration and lettering on front and spine, Howard Chandler Christy illustration mounted to front, illustrated throughout by Christy, with design and decoration by Margaret Armstrong. BAL 16792. First book appearance of a story that appeared in 1893 as "Farmer Whipple -- Bachelor." Condition of this book: Very good and bright with light rubbing at edges. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; United States; 1900-1920; Art & Design. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53920.