Joe's Luck : Or, a Boy's Adventures in California

By: Alger, Horatio Jr. ; Illustrated by John Watson Davis

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286 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Green cloth, black lettering, full-color glossy paste-down on front showing several boys in a rough and tumble game of football, 286 pages, 3 b/w illustrations by J. Watson Davis. ; Copyright 1913. This edition has no date but we estimate about 1920. Original subtitle was Or, Always Wide Awake. This edition subtitle is Or, A Boy's Adventures in California. ; We have graded this item Fair due to missing frontispiece. Otherwise, physically, this book is better than most specimens we have seen from this publisher, who was notorious for cheap materials. ; Defects: Very light edgewear. Spine tanned but readable. Pages only slightly yellowed. Owner name stamped twice on front endpaper in old ink. Different owner name neatly penned on lower margin of front cover. In main text, printing is a bit sloppy in places but all readable. Binding tight.

Title: Joe's Luck : Or, a Boy's Adventures in California

Author Name: Alger, Horatio Jr. ; Illustrated by John Watson Davis

Categories: Children's Fiction,

Publisher: M. A. Donohue & Company: 1920

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 16335

Keywords: Horatio Alger ; Children's Books ; Juvenile Classics ; J. Watson Davis ; Image ;,